Alfred Registry for Emergency Care (Alf-REC)

Academic Lead:Associate Professor Gerard O’Reilly
Emergency Physician and Head of Global Programs,
Alfred Emergency & Trauma Centre
Clinical Leads:

Dr Rob Mitchell
Emergency Physician, Alfred Emergency and Trauma Centre

Professor Biswadev Mitra
Head, Clinical Research, National Trauma Research Institute

Professor Peter Cameron
Academic Director, Alfred Emergency and Trauma Centre

Associate Professor De Villiers Smit
Director, Alfred Emergency and Trauma Centre

Registry Contact: Associate Professor Gerard O’Reilly
Phone: 0438 338 414
Purpose / Aims: The purpose and aims of this registry are to monitor emergency care processes and outcomes. There is a plan, in partnership with the Australasian College for Emergency Medicine (ACEM), particularly its Emergency Department Epidemiology Network (EDEN), to develop a multinational (Australia and New Zealand), multi-site Registry for Emergency Care (REC), with support from Monash School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine emergency clinician researchers.
Population Captured: All Emergency Department presentations at Alfred Health Emergency.
Outcomes Collected:
  • Emergency Department length of stay
  • Emergency Department disposition destination
Year established: 2020
Funding Source: Nil