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Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 2019 Week 11 Hansard (Thursday, 26 September 2019) . . Page.. 4077 ..


Hospitals—emergency department performance

Ms Stephen-Smith (in reply to a supplementary question by Miss C Burch on Thursday, 22 August 2019):

ACT Local Hospital Network Strategic Indicator 2.1: The Proportion of Emergency Department Presentations that are Treated within Clinically Appropriate Timeframes

Actual performance:

Quarter 3, 2018-19(a)

Target: 2018-19 Financial Year(b)

Triage Category 1 (resuscitation, seen immediately)

100%

100%

Triage Category 2 (emergency, seen within 10 minutes)

72%

80%

Triage Category 3 (urgent, seen within 30 minutes)

30%

75%

Triage Category 4 (semi urgent, seen within 60 minutes)

46%

70%

Triage Category 5 (non urgent, seen within 120 minutes)

82%

70%

(a) ACT Public Health Services Quarterly Performance Report, January to March 2019

(b) ACT Budget 2018-19 Budget Statements C, Health Directorate and ACT Local Hospital Network

ACT Local Hospital Network Strategic Indicator 2.2: The proportion of Emergency Department presentations whose length of stay in the Emergency Department is four hours or less

Actual performance:

Quarter 3, 2018-19(a)

Target: 2018-19 Financial Year(b)

Patients leaving the emergency department within four hours of presentation

58%

90%

(a) ACT Public Health Services Quarterly Performance Report, January to March 2019

(b) ACT Budget 2018-19 Budget Statements C, Health Directorate and ACT Local Hospital Network


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