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.

The following Weighted Activity Unit Targets are a guide to activity that will be funded in the financial year.

2021-2022 radiotherapy weighted activity unit targets

Health Service/Clinical Site

Non-DVA

DVA

Total

Alfred Health

78,194

491

78,685

Latrobe Regional Hospital

31,376

309

31,685

The Alfred

46,818

182

47,000

Austin Health

85,644

553

86,197

Austin and Repatriation Hospitals

56,924

316

57,240

Ballarat Health Services

27,960

237

28,197

Stawell Austin Regional Oncology Centre

760

 

760

Barwon Health

42,395

417

42,812

Geelong University Hospital

42,395

417

42,812

Peter MacCallum Cancer Institute

316,290

1,581

317,871

Bendigo Health Care Group

37,244

405

37,649

Monash Medical Centre, Moorabbin Campus

78,183

354

78,537

Peter MacCallum Cancer Institute

127,310

504

127,814

PMCC Box Hill

38,247

219

38,466

Sunshine Hospital Radiation Therapy Centre

35,306

99

35,405

Grand Total

522,523

3,042

525,565

Reviewed 08 July 2022

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Cancer Services & Information, Cancer Support, Treatment and Research Department of Health

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