Hospitals for the insane : report of the Inspector-General of the Insane for the year ended 31st December 1922

Corporate Author: Victoria. Lunacy Dept.
Other Authors: Cade, David Duncan, 1875-1954, Jones, William Ernest, 1867-1957, Lind, William Alexander Teas, 1881-1928, Smith, Deane b. 1866, Victoria. Chief Secretary's Dept.
Published: Melbourne : Albert J. Mullett, Government Printer, 1923
Parliamentary Paper Number: Parliamentary paper (Victoria. Parliament) ; 1923-24, no. 27
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Item Description: "Presented to both Houses of Parliament pursuant to Act 6 Geo. V., No. 2687, Section 19"
Report "To the Honorable the Chief Secretary"
"W. Ernest Jones, Inspector-General of the Insane"
Includes reports on the hospitals for the insane at Yarra Bend (Dr John Catirinich succeeding Dr John Steell who retired), Kew (Dr. J. T. Hollow succeeding Dr Morris Gamble), Ararat, Beechworth (Dr. Naylor succeeding Dr Catirinich), Sunbury (Dr Adey succeeding Dr Lethbridge), Ballarat [Dr Shaw], Royal Park (Dr. Philpott), Mont Park (Dr Catarinich succeeding Dr J. T. Hollow), the Children's Cottages Kew, Military Mental Hospital Mont Park (Dr. Cade)(as this institution belonged to the Dept. of Repatriation medical officer Cade's report was reproduced in detail), the Receiving House Royal Park [Dr Philpott] and the Receiving House Ballarat (Dr Shaw)
Includes report on the cost of maintenance for the Dept. from Deane Smith (chief clerk/accountant) and a report from W. A. T. Lind (Royal Park pathological laboratory) on the pathological work of the Dept. during the year
Other people/bodies mentioned: Department of Repatriation p. 18-19, Red Cross Society, Fathers' Association & Returned Soldiers' Association p. 19, Acute Infectious Diseases Hospital p. 27, Dr Derham p. 28 and Dr C. G. Godfrey (govt medical officer) p. 30
Physical Description: 30p. ; 33cm.