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Balmain Hospital

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Length of stay in hospital

Length of stay for selected medical conditions

Cellulitis is a bacterial infection of the skin and underlying tissue, which is usually treated with antibiotics. The data presented here relate to patients who stayed one or more nights for cellulitis without complications.

Cellulitis: average length of stay

In 2016–17, there were a total of 101 stays at this hospital for cellulitis, of which 93% were overnight stays. The average length of overnight stays at this hospital was 3.4 days.

Year Number of overnight stays Average length of stay Peer group average Total overnight patient bed days
NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.
2016–17 94 3.4 days Not peered 316
2015–16 118 3.1 days Not peered 367
2014–15 89 2.9 days Not peered 260
2013–14 156 3.9 days Not peered 609
2012–13 67 5.1 days Not peered 342
2011–12 13 NP Not peered 126

NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is a progressive lung disease characterised by narrowing of the airways and reduced lung volume. This condition is commonly caused by smoking or other lung irritants, and includes diagnoses such as emphysema and chronic bronchitis. The data presented here relate to patients who stayed one or more nights for COPD without and with complications.

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (without complications): average length of stay

In all years reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.

Year Number of overnight stays Average length of stay Peer group average Total overnight patient bed days
NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.
2016–17 <5 NP Not peered 9
2015–16 6 NP Not peered 23
2014–15 5 NP Not peered 34
2013–14 <5 NP Not peered 28
2012–13 13 NP Not peered 75
2011–12 10 NP Not peered 90

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (with complications): average length of stay

In all years reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.

Year Number of overnight stays Average length of stay Peer group average Total overnight patient bed days
NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.
2016–17 7 NP Not peered 43
2015–16 <5 NP Not peered 17
2014–15 7 NP Not peered 34
2013–14 <5 NP Not peered 25
2012–13 12 NP Not peered 105
2011–12 13 NP Not peered 141

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (without complications)

NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.

Heart failure is a chronic heart condition that occurs when the heart is unable to provide sufficient pressure to maintain blood flow around the body. It includes cardiac shock, which occurs when blood flow to vital organs is inadequate for normal function. The data presented here relate to patients who stayed one or more nights for heart failure without and with complications.

Heart failure (without complications): average length of stay

In all years reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.

Year Number of overnight stays Average length of stay Peer group average Total overnight patient bed days
NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.
2016–17 <5 NP Not peered 44
2015–16 5 NP Not peered 25
2014–15 6 NP Not peered 37
2013–14 <5 NP Not peered 15
2012–13 21 NP Not peered 110
2011–12 16 NP Not peered 176

Heart failure (with complications): average length of stay

In all years reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.

Year Number of overnight stays Average length of stay Peer group average Total overnight patient bed days
NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.
2016–17 5 NP Not peered 46
2015–16 10 NP Not peered 66
2014–15 5 NP Not peered 47
2013–14 9 NP Not peered 103
2012–13 16 NP Not peered 166
2011–12 12 NP Not peered 137

Heart failure (without complications)

NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.

Kidney and urinary tract infections occur frequently but can occasionally be severe enough to require treatment in hospital. The data presented here relate to those patients who stayed one or more nights for kidney and urinary tract infections without and with complications.

Kidney and urinary tract infections (without complications): average length of stay

In all years reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.

Year Number of overnight stays Average length of stay Peer group average Total overnight patient bed days
NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.
2016–17 9 NP Not peered 15
2015–16 14 NP Not peered 30
2014–15 10 NP Not peered 46
2013–14 8 NP Not peered 16
2012–13 22 NP Not peered 113
2011–12 17 NP Not peered 102

Kidney and urinary tract infections (with complications): average length of stay

In all years reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.

Year Number of overnight stays Average length of stay Peer group average Total overnight patient bed days
NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.
2016–17 14 NP Not peered 72
2015–16 <5 NP Not peered 46
2014–15 13 NP Not peered 93
2013–14 7 NP Not peered 41
2012–13 35 NP Not peered 315
2011–12 29 NP Not peered 241

Kidney and urinary tract infections (without complications)

NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.