The health system is awash with data. Sometimes the data is transformed into useful information about health system performance, like comparing rates of health-care associated infection by named hospital, waiting times in emergency departments by hospital and ambulance response times by state. There are currently three different publications that report these data: the Productivity Commission’s ...
New proposed health data report misses many of the marks
By Stephen Duckett and Lucille Danks
2 Mar 2017