Mrs Armitage (Launceston) asked the Leader of Government -
Can the government advise the current number of rehabilitation beds or slow stream beds
In the south of the State
In the north west of the State
In the north of the State
There are up to 142 rehabilitation beds in the public and private sector in Tasmania. They include:
The Exposure draft of the White Paper on Delivering Safe and Sustainable Clinical Services proposes that the current rehabilitation service that the Mersey Community Hospital is upgraded from a Level 3 to a Level 4 service to provide greater support to patients across the North West, including increased rehabilitation inpatient beds.