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100 to 199 beds
This hospital has an emergency department
This is a public hospital

Canterbury Hospital

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Length of stay in hospital

Number of stays

A stay in hospital, termed patient admission, represents a new episode of care. Admissions are presented by categories including childbirth, surgical, medical, other acute care, mental health, rehabilitation care, palliative care and other subacute and non-acute care.

All patient admissions

Data for 2016–17 are not comparable with earlier years.

Data for 2015–16 are not comparable with earlier years.

If an admissions count is less than five but greater than zero the value is marked as '<5' and is excluded from the total count.

Number of admissions
Admissions category 2012–13 2013–14 2014–15 2015–16 2016–17
Data for 2016–17 are not comparable with earlier years.
Data for 2015–16 are not comparable with earlier years.
If an admissions count is less than five but greater than zero the value is marked as '<5' and is excluded from the total count.
Childbirth 1,745 1,746 1,745 1,722 1,792
Surgical (emergency) 896 977 957 942 965
Surgical (non-emergency) 2,524 2,655 2,723 2,595 2,641
Medical (emergency) 6,842 6,903 7,893 10,001 10,564
Medical (non-emergency) 1,140 1,068 1,192 1,416 1,486
Other acute (emergency) 214 203 185 196 205
Other acute (non-emergency) 1,970 1,855 1,757 1,732 1,855
Mental health 0 0 0 0 0
Rehabilitation 94 51 110 139 172
Palliative 411 400 36 74 74
Other subacute and non-acute <5 13 29 66 81
Total 15,836 15,871 16,627 18,883 19,835