For all patients presenting to a public hospital emergency department (including publicly funded privately operated hospitals), the percentage of presentations where the time from presentation to physical departure, i.e. the length of the emergency department stay, is ≤ 4 hours, i.e. ≤ 240 minutes.
NumeratorsNumber of emergency department presentations where ED stay length is ≤ 4 hours (i.e. ≤ 240 minutes).
- Emergency department stay—presentation date, DDMMYYYY
- Emergency department stay—presentation time, hhmm
- Emergency department stay—physical departure date, DDMMYYYY
- Emergency department stay—physical departure time, hhmm
DenominatorsNumber of emergency department presentations
DisaggregationBy state/territory and hospital
Standing Council on Federal Financial Relations. National Partnership Agreement on Improving Public Hospital Services, Schedule C. Standing Council on Federal Financial Relations, Canberra. Viewed 15 February 2013,
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