Number of respondents
|2021 – Score out of 100
|HNELHD – Score out of 100
All scores are out of a possible total of 100.
Maitland Hospital – NO CHANGE
In 2021, Maitland Hospital received a ‘C’ overall.
In 2020, Maitland Hospital received a ‘C’ overall.
Hunter New England Local Health District – BETTER
In 2021, Hunter New England LHD received a ‘B’ overall.
In 2020, Hunter New England LHD received a ‘C’ overall.
Do you feel valued?
Overall, 50% reported that they felt valued, which was less than the NSW average of 63%.
Would you recommend your hospital?
43% reported that they would recommend the hospital, which was significantly less than the NSW average of 75%.
What do you value most about your hospital?
“Very helpful and supportive environment and administration for international medical doctors.”
“You get to know your other staff but this can be a double edged sword.”
“Small group of JMOs who all support each other; all overtime gets paid; JMO staff are approachable .”
If you could change three things at your hospital what would they be?
“More residents on call for back up. Increased education amongst nursing staff regarding notification of jobs on after hours, i.e. ensuring all have access to the MON. More access to computers/ study spaces.”
“New administration; New medical department; Increase funding for allied health, administration staff numbers, and develop sick call roster.”
“1. Reasonable work loads/ expectations. 2. Good senior support and teaching 3. Better allied health and nursing support, training and cover.”
Have you made a fatigue-induced clinical error caused by your hours of work at your hospital?
In total, 36% of participants reported that they had made a fatigue-induced error, which was less than the NSW average of 38%.
Have you ever been concerned about your personal health or safety caused by excessive hours worked at your hospital?
61% said they had felt concerned about their health or safety, which was more than the NSW average of 47%.
- If you are unwell, how often do you take sick leave at your hospital?
- What stops you from taking sick leave if you are unwell?
Maitland Hospital scored below the NSW average on this domain, although the difference was not statistically significant.
How often do you take sick leave at your hospital?
What stops you from taking sick leave if you are unwell?
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