Non-admitted patient care 2017–18: Australian hospital statistics includes information on consultations with specialist medical practitioners, provision of diagnostic or other procedures, and care provided by allied health or clinical nurse specialists between 1 July 2017 and 30 June 2018.

  • Cat. no: HSE 234
Findings from this report:
  • 55% of service events were for females.

  • 601 public hospitals and 29 other services provided non-admitted patient care for public patients in 2017–18.

  • 1 in 3 service events were for people aged 65 and over.

  • 46% of service events were in allied health and/or clinical nurse specialist intervention clinics