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Trends in Public/Private Patient Activity in Public Acute Hospitals

This paper has been prepared by the Department of Health to review the trends in activity in public hospitals since the reforms introduced under the Health (Amendment) Act 2013 commenced. The paper primarily analyses information at national level on acute public hospital patient discharges between 2012 and 2016 on a public/private patient basis.

Trends in Public/Private Patient Activity in Public Acute Hospitals