Starship Children's Health provides a wide range of complex medical, surgical, cardiac and mental health services for children and young people throughout New Zealand and the South Pacific. Starship is a major teaching centre. It aims to lead the nation in paediatric training and research. Services are provided in inpatient, outpatient, daystay and community settings.
For the 2012/13 financial year, Starship treated 120,520 patients including:
- 25,022 inpatient visits (including 6,042 day patients)
- 31,457 Children's Emergency Department visits (of which 13,923 went on to be inpatient visits)
- 77,964 outpatient visits
(TOTAL: 25,022 + (31,457 - 13,923) + 77,964 = 120,520)
Many more children were seen in community settings.
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