Statewide - Number of emergency patients who are not admitted and stay four hours or less - Quarterly Data

Category: Emergency Care » Performance » Length of stay
01 January 2016 - 31 March 2018
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Compare all hospitals: Number of emergency patients who are not admitted and stay four hours or less 

Note:

Data for FY 2018-19 are preliminary and will be finalised in November 2019.

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This report shows the total number of patients treated in an emergency department not transferred to an inpatient bed and whose length of stay was equal to or less than 4 hours.  Totals are for all Victorian public hospitals with an emergency department.  

Understanding emergency department discharge

Emergency department patients who were not transferred to an inpatient bed and emergency treatment is no longer required.  This means patients whose departure status indicates they departed to one of the following: home, left after advice regarding treatments, correctional/custodial facility, mental health residential facility or aged care residency.

Note:

Data for FY 2018-19 are preliminary and will be finalised in November 2019.

Statewide - Number of emergency patients who are not admitted and stay four hours or less - Quarterly Data

Apr- Jun 2018Jul - Sep 2018Oct - Dec 2018Jan - Mar 2019Apr- Jun 2019
Non-admitted emergency department patients whose stay is four hours or less201,143194,392200,594199,005200,268
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Apr- Jun 2018Jul - Sep 2018Oct - Dec 2018Jan - Mar 2019Apr- Jun 2019
Non-admitted emergency department patients whose stay is four hours or less201,143194,392200,594199,005200,268