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Centre for Quality and Patient Safety Research
Faculty of Health
Deakin University
221 Burwood Highway
Burwood Vic 3125

Deakin University - Western Health Partnership

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Staff include: TBA

Core services provided:

Number of patients treated each year:
2012-2013
Emergency Department Attendances: 122,830
Inpatient Admissions: 108,881
Outpatient Visits: 172,540 occasions
Community and care co-ordination Service appointments: 121,812

Demographic served (e.g. populations):
In the Western suburbs of Melbourne, the areas primarily served by Western Health, 38% of the population speak a language other than English at home. Around 51% of the inpatients are born overseas.
The service covers a total catchment area of 1,569 square kilometres and has a population of approximately 800,000 people

Catchment area (e.g. geographic zones):
  • Brimbank
  • Hobson’s Bay
  • Maribyrnong
  • Melton
  • Moonee Valley
  • Moorabool
  • Hume
  • Wyndham

Western Health provides a range of higher level services to the patients who are also serviced by health services such as Werribee Mercy and Djerriwarrh at Bacchus Marsh.

Reports:

Current Research Activities

Research Outputs

Contact details

Partnership Website
Western Health


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