Statewide - Emergency department attendances by urgency category - Quarterly Data

Category: Emergency Care » Activity » Emergency department by urgency category
01 January 2016 - 31 March 2018
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Note:

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

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This report shows the total numbers of patients presenting to an emergency department by urgency category.  It excludes patients who were deceased on arrival.

Note:

  • Statewide excludes Albury Hospital

Understanding emergency departments

A dedicated area in a hospital that is organised and administered to provide emergency care.  All patients attending emergency departments are 'triaged' or assessed for urgency.  The first priority is to treat the most urgent patients.
Further information on triage categories can be found here

Note:

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

Statewide - Emergency department attendances by urgency category - Quarterly Data

Apr- Jun 2018Jul - Sep 2018Oct - Dec 2018Jan - Mar 2019Apr- Jun 2019
Category 12,4312,4982,6232,5572,641
Category 252,56355,37157,75757,47159,384
Category 3167,378170,786176,526175,353181,583
Category 4183,122179,200185,557184,003186,106
Category 537,05533,83736,28937,17835,059
Total442,549441,692458,752456,562464,773
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Apr- Jun 2018Jul - Sep 2018Oct - Dec 2018Jan - Mar 2019Apr- Jun 2019
Category 12,4312,4982,6232,5572,641
Category 252,56355,37157,75757,47159,384
Category 3167,378170,786176,526175,353181,583
Category 4183,122179,200185,557184,003186,106
Category 537,05533,83736,28937,17835,059
Total442,549441,692458,752456,562464,773