Australian Government - Department of Health and Aged Care - Office of Hearing Services
Hearing Services Program

Monthly Program Statistics 2022-2023

This webpage contains monthly statistics for the 2022-23 financial year. All numbers are effective as of 04 November 2022. The numbers might be slightly different from previous publication due to the process of recovery.

Number of Vouchers Issued by Month

New Vouchers Issued

Month

ACT

NSW

NT

QLD

SA

TAS

VIC

WA

Total

Jul

96

2,841

29

2,040

743

245

2,382

892

9,268

Aug

110

3,392

41

2,327

948

291

2,754

950

10,813

Sep

98

3,309

30

2,234

914

243

2,445

963

10,236

Oct

97

3,266

40

2,123

841

251

2,645

1,062

10,325

Total

401

12,808

140

8,724

3,446

1,030

10,226

3,867

40,642

Source: HSO Production data.

Return Vouchers Issued

Month

ACT

NSW

NT

QLD

SA

TAS

VIC

WA

Total

Jul

54

1,039

11

682

244

69

745

242

3,086

Aug

56

1,048

14

686

229

57

720

248

3,058

Sep

50

1,019

17

625

242

67

720

260

3,000

Oct

39

961

5

569

211

69

649

275

2,778

Total

199

4,067

47

2,562

926

262

2,834

1,025

11,922

Source: HSO Production data.

Note: On 1 July 2021, all current vouchers were extended from 3 years to 5 years, resulting a significant lower number of return vouchers issued for months in both Financial Years 2021-22 and 2022-23.                  

Clients Serviced

Month

ACT

NSW

NT

QLD

SA

TAS

VIC

WA

Total

Jul

871

27,919

215

21,031

8,480

2,965

23,206

9,191

93,878

Aug

1,141

32,629

322

25,648

10,369

3,449

26,411

10,396

110,365

Sep

1,130

30,922

408

23,985

10,048

3,447

23,746

9,667

103,353

Oct

1,113

28,959

347

24,372

9,541

3,266

24,937

10,246

102,781

Total

3,721

104,154

1,099

81,857

33,209

11,519

84,788

34,134

354,481

Source: HSO Production data.

Note: This table counts the number of unique clients in each month/period (only one service per client within each month/period, as a single client may have services over multiple months).

Devices Fitted with Approved Services by Month                  

Number of Devices Fitted                                   

Month

ACT

NSW

NT

QLD

SA

TAS

VIC

WA

Total

Jul

367

11,258

116

8,220

3,036

1,147

9,311

3,519

36,974

Aug

354

12,101

127

9,139

3,487

1,094

9,761

3,637

39,700

Sep

337

11,890

154

8,710

3,383

1,165

8,733

3,213

37,585

Oct

441

11,768

122

8,791

3,072

1,108

9,338

3,384

38,024

Total

1,499

47,017

519

34,860

12,978

4,514

37,143

13,753

152,283

Source: HSO Production data.




Monthly Program Statistics 2022-2023

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