Review appointments

A specialist clinic is a unit within a hospital that provides planned, non-admitted services.

A review appointment at a specialist clinic is when the primary purpose is to assess the patient following a previous specialist clinic appointment, treatment as an inpatient or day surgery.

The graph below shows data about review appointments. You can filter by specialty clinic and health service.

Scroll further down for more information about the data (measures).

About the data:

About review appointments by specialty

The number of specialist clinic appointments that were attended by Victorians where the primary purpose was review or follow-up.


  • Data source: Victorian Integrated Non-Admitted Health Dataset (VINAH). Data extracted 18 October 2021
  • Results for the current financial year are preliminary and will be finalised in November. Results from the previous financial year have been finalised
  • * No results are available
  • Data for Q1 (Jul - Sep 2021) is incomplete due to an IT vendor service interruption. As such, care needs to be taken when assessing results and comparing to prior periods
  • No results available for Bass Coast Regional Health, Alfred Health, Bairnsdale Regional Health, Colac Area Health, Djerriwarrh Health, Gippsland Southern Health, Castlemaine Health, Portland District Health, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre and Royal Children's Hospital
  • Western Health and Djerriwarrh Health Services voluntarily amalgamated on 1 July 2021. The former Djerriwarrh Health Services is presented as Western Health BM&M (where 'BM' denotes Bacchus Marsh and 'M' denotes Melton). Care needs to be taken assessing results and comparing to prior periods.