Statewide - Percentage of Dental Emergency Triage Category 1 clients treated within 24 hours - Quarterly Data

01 January 2016 - 31 March 2018
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About this report

This report shows the proportion of patients requiring emergency dental care (triage category 1) who were treated within 24 hours.


Note(s):

  • Data are provided by Dental Health Services Victoria.

Undertanding dental care

The dental health program provides emergency, general and denture care to eligble Victorians through community dental clinics, rural hospitals and the Royal Dental Hospital of Melbourne.

Each community dental clinic has lists for general dental care and denture care.  People are treated in the order in which they are placed on either the general care list or denture care list at each clinic.  People requiring emergency care or urgent dental needs are prioritised.

Further information can be found here 

Target

As part of Statewide and/or National agreements, targets have been set for some key performance indicators. These annual targets are shown to enable comparative achievements to be illustrated.

Statewide - Percentage of Dental Emergency Triage Category 1 clients treated within 24 hours - Quarterly Data

Jul - Sep 2017Oct - Dec 2017Jan - Mar 2018Apr- Jun 2018Jul - Sep 2018
Percentage of Dental Emergency Triage Category 1 clients treated within 24 hours91.992.091.992.293.0
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Jul - Sep 2017Oct - Dec 2017Jan - Mar 2018Apr- Jun 2018Jul - Sep 2018
Percentage of Dental Emergency Triage Category 1 clients treated within 24 hours91.992.091.992.293.0