Statewide - Total emergency department patients treated within time by urgency category - Quarterly Data

01 January 2016 - 31 March 2018
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This report shows the total number of emergency department patients who were treated within national triage category desirable treatment times.

Understanding treatment time

Number of patients (triage Categories 1-5) in emergency departments who were treated within the desirable 'time to treatment'.  It excludes those who left at their own risk without treatment, those who left after clinical advice regarding treatment options and those who were deceased on arrival.

Statewide - Total emergency department patients treated within time by urgency category - Quarterly Data

Oct - Dec 2017Jan - Mar 2018Apr- Jun 2018Jul - Sep 2018Oct - Dec 2018
Total emergency department Category 1 patients treated immediately2,4582,3092,4312,5442,679
Total emergency department Category 2 patients treated within 10 mins40,05539,62741,24742,66344,120
Total emergency department Category 3 patients treated within 30 mins111,056111,998119,037114,809115,415
Total emergency department Category 4 patients treated within one hour125,376127,960131,795123,780126,247
Total emergency department Category 5 patients treated within two hours28,94731,72430,76927,44929,355
Total307,892313,618325,279311,245317,816
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Oct - Dec 2017Jan - Mar 2018Apr- Jun 2018Jul - Sep 2018Oct - Dec 2018
Total emergency department Category 1 patients treated immediately2,4582,3092,4312,5442,679
Total emergency department Category 2 patients treated within 10 mins40,05539,62741,24742,66344,120
Total emergency department Category 3 patients treated within 30 mins111,056111,998119,037114,809115,415
Total emergency department Category 4 patients treated within one hour125,376127,960131,795123,780126,247
Total emergency department Category 5 patients treated within two hours28,94731,72430,76927,44929,355
Total307,892313,618325,279311,245317,816