Australian hospital statistics 2009-10 presents a detailed overview of Australia's 1,326 public and private hospitals. In 2009-10, there were 8.5 million separations from Australia's hospitals including: 4.8 million same-day acute separations; 3.5 million overnight acute separations; almost 337,000 non-acute separations. There were 7.4 million presentations to public hospital emergency departments, with 70% of patients seen within the recommended times for their triage categories.
Australia's hospitals 2009-10 at a glance
Australia's hospital 2009-10 at a glance provides summary information on Australia's 1,320 public and private hospitals. This publication is a companion to the annual Australian hospital statistics 2009-10 publication.