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Australia. Hospitals and Health Services Commission
Title
Hospitals in Australia / prepared by the Hospitals and Health Services Commission
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Nq 328.94 AUS
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Canberra : Government Printer, 1975, 1974
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296
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HOSPITALS IN AUSTRALIA PREPARED BY THE HOSPITALS AND HEALTH SERVICES COMMISSION 1
Hospitals and Health Services Commission 5
Acknowledgements 7
Contents 9
Tables 13
Figures 17
Maps 19
CHAPTER 1 Introduction 21
CHAPTER 2 Demography 23
CHAPTER 3 Existing Situation 34
CHAPTER 4 Nursing homes 58
CHAPTER 5 Mental Health Institutions 66
CHAPTER 6 Survey of Hospital Facilities and Services 1972/73 72
CHAPTER 7 A Philosophy of Health Care Organisation 93
CHAPTER 8 Planning for Improved Hospital Services 106
CHAPTER 9 Program Objectives 121
CHAPTER 10 Recommendations on Capital Funding 136
CHAPTER 11 Conclusions and Recommendations 141
APPENDIX A Community Morbidity 147
APPENDIX B Hospital Morbidity 150
APPENDIX C Interim Regional Boundaries Proposed by Department of Urban and Regional Development 154
APPENDIX D Administration of the Hospital System 168
APPENDIX E Hospital Staffing 187
APPENDIX F Costs and Performance of the Hospital System 194
APPENDIX G Survey Form 216
APPENDIX H Preliminary Analysis of Survey Results 224
APPENDIX I World Health Organisation Report 229
APPENDIX J Financing Objectives and Evaluation 231
APPENDIX K Fixed Budgets and Costs 235
APPENDIX L Development of a Model for a Regional Hospital System 237
APPENDIX M Some Requirements for Clinical Teaching 240
APPENDIX N The Quality of a Hospital 241
APPENDIX O The Concept and Measurement of Need 243
APPENDIX P Assessment of Needs 247
APPENDIX Q Overseas Practices and Experience in Assessing Needs 250
APPENDIX R Assessment of Needs for Australia 252
APPENDIX S Organisation of Accident and Emergency Services 254
APPENDIX T Efficient Planning of Hospitals 256
APPENDIX U Cash Flow for Hospital Construction 265
APPENDIX V Authors of Written Submissions 267
Key to Hospital Numbers shown on Maps A2 to A10 272
ATLAS SECTION OF REPORT 277

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