State Records Office of WA SROWA

Government of Western Australia, Department for Culture and the Arts.

AU WA A793 - HEATHCOTE MENTAL HOSPITAL

Identity area

Type of entity

Corporate body

Legal Status Text

Hospital

Authorized form of name

HEATHCOTE MENTAL HOSPITAL

Other form(s) of name

Description identifier

AU WA A793

Description area

Dates of existence

1929-02-22 - 1994-12-31

History

Heathcote Mental Hospital was opened as a government hospital for the mentally insane on 22 February 1929. Following a change in government policy the Hospital was closed in 1994.

Places

Functions, occupations and activities

Mandates/sources of authority

Creation: Lunacy Act 1903 (from 1/1/1904 to 30/6/1966);
Mental Health Act 1962 (from 1/7/1966).

Internal structures/genealogy

General context

Relationships area

Related entity

AU WA A36 - HEALTH DEPARTMENT OF WESTERN AUSTRALIA (1984-07-01 -)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A36

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

1984-01-01 - 1994-12-31

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A126 - MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES (1954-01-01 - 1984-07-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A126

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

1954-01-01 - 1984-12-31

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A125 - MENTAL HOSPITALS DEPARTMENT (1950-01-01 - 1954-01-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A125

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

1950-01-01 - 1954-12-31

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A1541 - BOARD OF VISITORS - HEATHCOTE MENTAL HOSPITAL (1929-02-22 - 1994-12-31)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A1541

Category of the relationship

Related

Dates of the relationship

1929-02-22 - 1994-12-31

Description of relationship

Related function

Related unit of description

Series S1758 - REGISTER - PATIENT ADMISSIONS

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1929-02-01 - 1994-12-31

Related unit of description

Series S1759 - REGISTERS - FINAL DISCHARGES

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1970-07-01 - 1986-04-22

Related unit of description

Series S1760 - REGISTERS - TEAM MEETINGS

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1988-05-31 - 1990-06-14

Related unit of description

Series S1761 - REGISTER - POST DISCHARGE TELEPHONE CALLS

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1989-03-29 - 1993-01-04

Related unit of description

Series S1769 - FILES - ADMINISTRATION

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1988-01-01 - 1994-11-10

Related unit of description

Series S593 - INFORMAL REGISTER - PATIENTS

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1942-04-24 - 1953-07-30

Control area

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Final

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Sources

Archivist's notes

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