Pre-hospital stroke care: Return on investment of the Melbourne Mobile Stroke Unit ambulance

Project: Research

Project Description

The aim of this project is to undertaken a return on investment evaluation of the Mobile Stroke Unit (MSU) by linking the primary data to routinely collected data held by the government, Ambulance Victoria and the Australian Stroke Clinical Registry. These data will be utilised to undertake a comprehensive economic evaluation of Australia's first Mobile Stroke unit ambulance.These data will be utilised to assess the cost-effectiveness of the MSU when compared to standard ambulance services. These data are essential to supporting the expansion or duplication of the MSU service to other ambulance services within Victoria or other metropolitan locations in Australia.
Short titleReturn on investment: Mobile Stroke Ambulance
StatusActive
Effective start/end date1/01/1931/12/19