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Chemotherapy Treatment

Hospital campus attended by Grampians residents for chemotherapy separations 2013/2014 to 2014/2015 historical (number and percentage of total) and forecast to 2026/2027

Campus name

2013/ 2014

2014/ 2015

2018/ 2019

2021/ 2022

2026/ 2027

Difference 2014/2015 to 2026/2027

Per cent change 2014/2015 to 2026/2027

Private hospital*

5,088 (45%)

4,534 (41%)

5,305

6,045

7,565

3,031

66.9%

Wimmera Base Hospital [Horsham]

2,000

(18%)

2,224 (20%)

2,576

2,848

3,346

1,122

50.4%

Ballarat Health Services [Base Campus]

2,102

(18%)

2,067 (19%)

2,489

2,761

3,283

1,216

58.8%

Stawell Regional Health

870

(8%)

874

(8%)

1,000

1,125

1,300

426

48.8%

East Grampians Health Service [Ararat]

364 (3%)

321 (3%)

327

363

424

103

32.0%

Geelong Hospital

291 (3%)

176 (2%)

262

298

347

171

96.9%

Peter MacCallum Cancer Institute [East Melbourne]

145

213

196

213

250

37

17.2%

Melton Health

94

106

143

179

247

141

133.3%

Alfred, The [Prahran]

36

76

69

80

100

24

31.6%

Western Hospital [Footscray]

76

46

55

63

81

35

75.4%

Royal Melbourne Hospital - City Campus

69

41

49

50

56

15

35.4%

Royal Childrens Hospital [Parkville]

44

39

50

56

68

29

74.1%

Austin Hospital

21

47

46

50

54

7

15.9%

Other hospital campus

167

184

203

234

278

94

51.0%

Total

11,367

10,948

12,771

14,364

17,397

6,449

58.9%

Total public

6,279 (55%)

6,414

(59%)

7,466

8,319

9,832

3,418

53.3%

Total private

5,088 (45%)

4,534 (41%)

5,305

6,045

7,565

3,031

66.9%

Source: Victorian Admitted Episodes Dataset (VAED) 2016, DHHS

*These are private hospitals, not private patients admitted to public hospitals. The dataset did not differentiate between private hospitals, some of which may not be located in Grampians region.