Revisit review of South Australia's Palliative Care Services Plan 2009-16: statistical addendum

Palliative care Public health Deaths Public hospitals South Australia

This report forms a statistical addendum to complement the Health Performance Council’s Revisit review of South Australia’s Palliative Care Services Plan 2009-16.

The 2018 revisit review is a comprehensive policy review and presents a range of statistical measures in relation to end-of-life care in South Australia.

The primary purpose of this addendum is to look at long-term trends and outcomes in public hospital utilisation in the months before a person's death in South Australia. It supplements and expands on the quantitative analysis in the 2018 report.

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