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Stonnington City

Profile Performance

Provision of universal access to health services for children from birth to school age and their families including early detection, referral, monitoring and recording of child health and development

Participation in first MCH home visit

Percentage of infants enrolled in the MCH service who receive the first MCH home visit

Stonnington City (2018-2019)

99.71%

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

98.16%

All Councils (2018-2019)

101.44%

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Stonnington City Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 100.67% 102.05% 102.41%
2016-2017 99.91% 100.38% 101.47%
2017-2018 95.02% 99.41% 100.09%
2018-2019 99.71% 98.16% 101.44%

Stonnington City Council Says...

The result is consistent with 2017/18. High participation rates demonstrate the importance of first home visits for newborns and families.

Infant enrolments in the MCH service

Percentage of infants enrolled in the MCH service

Stonnington City (2018-2019)

101.43%

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

101.24%

All Councils (2018-2019)

100.73%

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Stonnington City Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 97.05% 99.06% 98.22%
2016-2017 101.05% 100.87% 99.85%
2017-2018 100.46% 101.15% 100.32%
2018-2019 101.43% 101.24% 100.73%

Stonnington City Council Says...

The result is consistent with 2017/18. High participation rates demonstrate the importance of maternal and child health services for infants and families.

Cost of the MCH service

Cost to council of the MCH service per hour of service delivered. 2015/16 was the first year of reporting for this indicator.

Stonnington City (2018-2019)

$97.33

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

$80.08

All Councils (2018-2019)

$81.48

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Stonnington City Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 $80.36 $75.03 $77.33
2016-2017 $79.65 $76.17 $76.26
2017-2018 $87.70 $78.86 $79.43
2018-2019 $97.33 $80.08 $81.48

Stonnington City Council Says...

The cost of the maternal child health service has increased due to additional internal and Department of Education and Training requirements to deliver enhanced service and clinical practice to vulnerable families.

Participation in the MCH service

Percentage of children enrolled who participate in the MCH service

Stonnington City (2018-2019)

78.84%

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

77.54%

All Councils (2018-2019)

77.87%

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Stonnington City Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 87.39% 79.64% 78.01%
2016-2017 75.02% 77.67% 78.00%
2017-2018 78.86% 78.52% 78.41%
2018-2019 78.84% 77.54% 77.87%

Stonnington City Council Says...

The result is consistent with 2017/18. Family participation in maternal and child health services can vary between years.

Participation in the MCH service by Aboriginal children

Percentage of Aboriginal children enrolled who participate in the MCH service

Stonnington City (2018-2019)

73.33%

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

78.37%

All Councils (2018-2019)

77.81%

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Stonnington City Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 70.00% 70.97% 70.63%
2016-2017 68.42% 76.40% 72.93%
2017-2018 62.16% 78.80% 77.67%
2018-2019 73.33% 78.37% 77.81%

Stonnington City Council Says...

The City of Stonnington has a small Aboriginal community, and family participation in maternal and child health services will vary significantly between years.