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Year in review

In 2015-2016, Metro South Health made significant improvements to our performance, enabling us to continue to deliver exceptional health care for our community.

Our highlights from the year include:

  • boosting our services by employing 447 additional doctors, nurses and allied health practitioners
  • successfully launching Australia's first large-scale digital hospital at the Princess Alexandra Hospital
  • significantly reducing waiting lists for specialist outpatient appointments, with a 44 per cent reduction in the number of patients waiting longer than clinically recommended
  • maintaining exceptional performance in elective surgery and emergency department waiting times
  • increasing employee engagement by 17 per cent according to a staff survey.

Read more about our achievements in our Year in Review 2015-2016. (PDF, 2.87 MB)

Last updated 30 November 2016
Last reviewed 16 May 2015

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