Department of Health
These guidelines have been produced to assist Victorian health services to implement and operate emergency department short stay units that support good practice. They aim to: provide a consistent understanding of the purpose of short stay units; offer guidance regarding patient selection and reporting activity; set high-level operational measures to benchmark performance; reduce variation in care while improving service efficiency and quality.


Policies and guidelines
Date published
05 Jun 2017
18 pages

Reviewed 06 June 2017

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