Department of Health

Annual activity targets for radiotherapy

Funding of outpatient radiotherapy is by Weighted Activity Units (WAUs), and targets are set for services annually.

2019-20 radiotherapy weighted activity unit targets

Radiotherapy Non-admitted WAU Targets Non-DVA DVA Total
Alfred Health 80,160 648 80,808
Latrobe Regional Hospital 26,376 408 26,784
The Alfred 53,784 240 54,024
Austin Health 71,390 731 72,121
Austin and Repatriation Hospitals 45,170 418 45,588
Ballarat Health Services 25,460 313 25,773
Stawell Austin Regional Oncology Centre 760 0 760
Barwon Health 40,463 551 41,014
Geelong University Hospital 40,463 551 41,014
Peter MacCallum Cancer Institute 292,068 2092 294,160
Bendigo Health Care Group 35,344 536 35,880
Monash Medical Centre, Moorabbin Campus 77,308 468 77,776
Peter MacCallum Cancer Institute 112,170 667 112,837
PMCC Box Hill 36,840 290 37,130
Sunshine Hospital Radiation Therapy Centre 30,406 131 30,537
Grand Total 484,081 4,022 488,103

Reviewed 06 January 2020

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Data and Funding Support Team Cancer Strategy and Development Unit

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Radiotherapy Cancer Strategy and Development, Department of Health and Human Services

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