In developing quality indictors for acute care, process indicators were developed using chart audit across a number of care domains including mobility and falls.
Proportion of Hospitalised Older Adults with an Assessment of Functional Status at Admission in Acute General Medical Wards
Work is carried out across the health care community in different health service arenas, with different patient groups, and various diagnostic foci.
'House of Health' is a focus on dementia prevention which links with chronic disease prevention.
Coordinating daily activities to include systems and habits which help improve our general well-being and health can reduce our risk of long term chronic disease.
Care in the hospital includes acute care, emergency department, post-acute care, and outpatient facilitites. It also includes the cross over to hospital in the home, and programs delivered by hospitals to community based health care services.
Long Term Care
Long term care for the community, including residential care, respite care, hospice and palliative care.