Safety and Quality > Our Work > Indicators of Safety and Quality > Potentially preventable hospitalisations and potentially avoidable deaths in Australia

The Commission has developed guides to assist in understanding and interpretation of indicators for potentially preventable hospitalisations and potentially avoidable deaths in Australia.

A guide to the potentially preventable hospitalisations indicator in Australia (PDF 881KB )(Word 1MB )

A guide to the potentially avoidable deaths indicator in Australia (PDF 752KB) (Word 1MB )