Evaluation of the Child Health Check Initiative and the Expanding Health Service Delivery Initiative - Final Report

H - Supporting RAHC data

Evaluation of the Child Health Check Initiative and the Expanding Health Service Delivery Initiative - Final Report

Page last updated: 17 April 2012

Table A: Number and length of deployments in four-week periods
Starting period
Number
Length (weeks)(a)
Average length (weeks)
4/12/20087121.8
1/01/200914513.6
29/01/20099374.1
26/02/200911454.1
26/03/200911393.5
23/04/200914715.1
21/05/200918663.7
18/06/200926983.8
16/07/2009261365.2
13/08/2009241104.6
10/09/2009321263.9
8/10/200930923.1
5/11/2009331063.2
3/12/200915624.1
31/12/2009251024.1
28/01/2010311203.9
25/02/2010331283.9
25/03/2010291244.3
22/04/2010371092.9
20/05/2010(b)14463.3
Total4391,6813.8

(a) - May not sum to total due to rounding.
(b) - Four-week period not completed by the end of May.


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Table B: Number of deployments by practitioner type by complete four-week periods
Starting periodNurseDoctorAllied healthDental
          Total
4/12/20087 7
1/01/20091121 14
29/01/2009621 9
26/02/200911 11
26/03/200910 1 11
23/04/2009131 14
21/05/20091521 18
18/06/20091943 26
16/07/20091741426
13/08/20091332624
10/09/20091931932
8/10/200910521330
5/11/20091835733
3/12/2009922215
31/12/20091722425
28/01/201011331431
25/02/20101945533
25/03/20101515829
22/04/20101748837
20/05/2010(a)417214
Total261465082439
Per cent59101119100

(a) - Four-week period not completed by the end of May.


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Table C: Number of new communities using the RAHC each month
Month
New
Cumulative
Dec 200855
Jan 2009813
Feb 2009316
Mar 2009521
Apr 2009223
May 2009326
Jun 2009935
Jul 2009439
Aug 2009544
Sep 2009246
Oct 2009147
Nov 2009451
Dec 2009354
Jan 2010357
Feb 2010259
Mar 2010261
Apr 2010364
May 2010266
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Table D: Number of RAHC placements per centre (December 2008–May 2010)
Number of placements
Number of centres
Total number of placements
0260
11717
2918
3721
4520
5420
6424
7214
8324
9218
10220
12112
14114
15115
19238
20120
21121
26252
28128
43143
Total92439
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Table E: RAHC use by OATSIH planning regions—health service delivery areas (December 2008–May 2010)
OATSIH planning region
Number of centres
Number of centres not using the RAHC
Per cent not using the RAHC
Total RAHC deployments
Total RAHC weeks(a)
Alice Springs4 0047188
Barkly623347239
Borroloola2 001139
Central Australia23730107409
Darwin Rural6350642
Darwin Urban1 00419
East Arnhem1521387284
Katherine East126501869
Katherine Urban21502080
Katherine West62331990
Maningrida1 002862
Tiwi3 00720
Top End West31331668
West Arnhem5240721
Unassigned(b)3 001553
Total9226284391,681

(a) - May not sum to total due to rounding.
(b) The two services that are unassigned to a region are Top End Mental Health Services and Central Australia Mental Health Services.

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Table F: Repeat deployments over time
Start period
First deployment
Repeat deployment
4/12/2008100%0%
1/01/200993%7%
29/01/200967%33%
26/02/200973%27%
26/03/200973%27%
23/04/200936%64%
21/05/200978%22%
18/06/200962%38%
16/07/200954%46%
13/08/200988%13%
10/09/200956%44%
8/10/200970%30%
5/11/200952%48%
3/12/200967%33%
31/12/200936%64%
28/01/201019%81%
25/02/201048%52%
25/03/201017%83%
22/04/201030%70%
20/05/201014%86%
Total52%48%
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Table G: Practitioner type and number of deployments (December 2008–May 2010)
Number of deployments
Nurses
Doctors
Allied health
Dental
Total
169141125119
233721961
31923226
421036
560118
620002
700000
801102
910102
1010001
Total with two or more deployments6411825108
Total133251950227
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Figure A: Cumulative deployment of new practitioners

Figure A: Cumulative deployment of new practitioners

Note: Contract to recruit dental practitioners commenced in July 2009.


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