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FACILITY PROFILE

Northside Health Service District - The Prince Charles Hospital

Elements of this profile updated: 10/05/2007


TARGET AUDIENCE: General Public


This section - SOURCE: District Manager, 10 May 2007
REVIEW DATE: June 2007

Senior Staff:
POSITION CONTACT
District Manager Ms Mary Montgomery
Executive Director Medical Services Dr Michael Cleary
Executive District Director Nursing Services Ms Cheryl Burns
Executive Director Mental Health Services Jon Roberts
A/Executive Director Allied Health Mark Butterworth
Executive Director Brisbane North Community Health Services and Aged Residential & Disability Services Moira Goodwin
A/Director of Nursing, Eventide Ms Margaret Cafe
Director of Nursing, Ashworth House Ms Anne Adams
A/Director of Nursing, Jacana Centre Ms Nancy Magazinovic
Chair Medical Advisory Committee Dr Keith McNeil

Physical Address: Rode Road, Chermside, 4032
Postal Address: Rode Road, Chermside 4032
General Phone: +61 7 3139 4000
General Fax: +61 7 3359 5756
Zone: Central
Office Hours: 0800 to 1700
Web site Address: www.health.qld.gov.au/tpch/default.asp

Distance to Main Referral hospital(s):
The Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital 8km

Facility Services:

Hospital Quaternary and Supra-Regional Cardiac Services including Paediatric Cardiac Services, Quaternary and Supra-Regional Thoracic Services, Orthopaedic, Rehabilitation and Geriatric, Adult Psychiatric, Palliative, Cold Vascular Surgery
Allied Health Services Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Dietetics, Social Works, Speech Pathology
Community Health General Adult Community Health, Alcohol & Drug Services, Allied Health Referral Service, Area HACC Unit, Community Diabetes Care Service - Brisbane North, Indigenous Health Services, Sexual Health and AIDS Service
HACC Services Resource Unit, HACC District Development Liaison Home Care, Brighton Community Options Program, HACC Officer
Mental Helath Acute inpatient Unit, Medium Secure Unit, Acute Care Team located at Chermside Community Clinic *Mobile Intensive Support Team (MIST) *Perinatal and Older Adults Team * Indigenous Mental Health Team *Non-Clinical Consumer Support Workers
Other Aged Services Extended care: Interim care, Complex medical/nursing sub-acute care, dementia, psychogeriatric care



Capital Works or Recent Improvements:

The Prince Charles Hospital Enhancement anticipated completion December 2008





This section - SOURCE: Health Information Centre
REVIEW DATE: March 2008

Patient Activity:

  Admitted Yr-Yr Var. (%) Non-Adm. Activity Yr-Yr Var. (%)
1993/1994 24905 53.1% 153891 -21.7
1994/1995 30112 20.9% 138208 -10.2
1995/1996 29142 -3.2% 184462 33.5
1996/1997 28477 -2.3% 193709 5.0
1997/1998 32594 14.5% 203997 5.3
1998/1999 27222 -16.5% 207008 1.5
1999/2000 26073 -4.2% 207139 0.1
2000/2001 25515 -2.1% 234809 13.4
2001/2002 25151 -1.4% 209782 -10.7
2002/2003 23732 -5.6% 212793 1.4
2003/2004 22818 -3.9% 222663 4.6
2004/2005 23630 3.6% 222561 0.0
2005/2006 23167 -2.0% 219322 -1.5


District Public Hospital Episodes of Care for top 10 DRGs (v5.0) 2004/2005 :
Total Inpatients (public and private)

DRG No DRG Name Number of Episodes
Z60C Rehabilitation, Sameday 3,482
F42B Circulatory Disorders W/O AMI W Invasive Cardiac Inves Proc W/O Complex DX/Pr 1,459
F74Z Chest Pain 1,269
F42A Circulatory Disorders W/O AMI W Invasive Cardiac Inves Proc W Complex DX/Pr 447
U40Z Mental Health Treatment, Sameday, W ECT 439
E65A Chronic Obstructive Airways Disease W Catastrophic or Severe CC 424
F71B Non-Major Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders W/O Catastrophic or Severe CC 412
F10Z PERC CORONY INTERVENT+AMI 396
F15Z Percutaneous Coronary Intervention W/O AMI W Stent Implantation 374
U67Z PERSONLTY DSRD&ACUTE REACTIONS 327