Measuring Progress in North & North-West Tasmania (2014–19)

2014 Latest data as of 12/07/19
Health
Departing Emergency Department (ED) within 4 hours[1]
  • LGH
63.8% 55% (–8.8%)
  • NWRH
77.4% 68% (–9.4%)
  • MCH
78.6% 81% (+2.4%)
Proportion of Category 2 (imminently life-threatening) ED patients seen on time[2]
  • LGH
85.3% 71% (–14.3%)
  • NWRH
86.6% 88% (+1.4%)
  • MCH
78.8% 88% (+9.2%)
Waiting list for elective surgery (all categories)[3]
  • LGH
3,666 3,600 (–66)
  • NWRH
795 919 (+124)
  • MCH
707 752 (+45)
Median waiting time for elective surgery (all procedures)[4]
  • LGH
62 days 48 days (–14 days)
  • NWRH
42 days 97 days (+55 days)
  • MCH
34 days 107 days (+73 days)
Jobs[5]
Number of unemployed
  • North
5,600  4,600 (–1,000)
  • North-West
4,700  3,200 (–1,500)
Newstart[6]
Number on Newstart
  • North
4,837  5,043 (+206)
  • North-West
4,517  4,575 (+58)

[1] Health System Dashboard December 2018; Your Health and Human Services Progress Chart, March quarter 2014 (June 2014). [2] Health System Dashboard December 2018; Your Health and Human Services Progress Chart, March quarter 2014 (June 2014). [3] Health System Dashboard December 2018; Your Health and Human Services Progress Chart, March quarter 2014 (June 2014). [4] Health System Dashboard December 2018; Your Health and Human Services Progress Chart, March quarter 2014 (June 2014). [5] ABS 6281.0.55.001, Regional Labour Markets, Original year average. [6] DSS Payment Demographic Data, Department of Social Services.