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200 to 500 beds
This hospital has an emergency department
This is a public hospital

Campbelltown Hospital

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Length of stay in hospital

Length of stay for selected surgical procedures

Appendix removal is a surgical procedure, either through keyhole surgery or open surgery. The data presented here relate to patients who stayed one or more nights for the removal of the appendix without either complications, malignant cancer or peritonitis.

Appendix removal: average length of stay

In 2016–17, there were a total of 281 stays at this hospital for appendix removal, of which 100% were overnight stays. The average length of overnight stays at this hospital was 2.7 days, compared to its national peer group performance of 1.9 days.

Year Number of overnight stays Average length of stay Peer group average Total overnight patient bed days
2016–17 280 2.7 days 1.9 days 743
2015–16 236 2.5 days 1.9 days 582
2014–15 263 2.8 days 2.0 days 727
2013–14 245 2.7 days 2.0 days 655
2012–13 239 2.7 days 2.1 days 656
2011–12 315 3.0 days 2.1 days 954

Gallbladder removal, or cholecystectomy, is a surgical procedure generally performed to treat a patient for gallstones. The data presented here relate to patients who had their gallbladder removed using keyhole surgery and who stayed one or more nights without complications.

Gallbladder removal: average length of stay

In 2016–17, there were a total of 299 stays at this hospital for gallbladder removal, of which 98% were overnight stays. The average length of overnight stays at this hospital was 2.3 days, compared to its national peer group performance of 2.0 days.

Year Number of overnight stays Average length of stay Peer group average Total overnight patient bed days
2016–17 292 2.3 days 2.0 days 677
2015–16 302 2.0 days 2.0 days 604
2014–15 284 1.9 days 1.9 days 543
2013–14 279 1.8 days 1.9 days 499
2012–13 265 1.9 days 2.0 days 496
2011–12 317 2.1 days 2.0 days 665

Gynaecological reconstructive procedures are repairs to the female reproductive system for conditions such as prolapse. The data presented here relate to women who stayed one or more nights for gynaecological reconstructive procedures without complications.

Gynaecological reconstructive procedures: average length of stay

In 2016–17 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 47 NP 1.8 days 117
2015–16 40 NP 1.9 days 93
2014–15 39 NP 1.9 days 108
2013–14 47 NP 1.9 days 126
2012–13 44 NP 2.0 days 133
2011–12 57 3.1 days 2.1 days 175

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

Hysterectomy is the surgical removal of a woman's uterus (or womb). The data presented here relate to women who stayed one or more nights for a hysterectomy without complications and where there was no malignant cancer.

Hysterectomy: average length of stay

In 2016–17, there were a total of 75 stays at this hospital for hysterectomy, of which 99% were overnight stays. The average length of overnight stays at this hospital was 3.2 days, compared to its national peer group performance of 2.5 days.

Year Number of overnight stays Average length of stay Peer group average Total overnight patient bed days
2016–17 74 3.2 days 2.5 days 240
2015–16 103 3.2 days 2.6 days 329
2014–15 67 3.3 days 2.7 days 221
2013–14 66 3.3 days 2.8 days 215
2012–13 90 3.2 days 2.9 days 289
2011–12 73 3.5 days 2.9 days 252

Knee replacements are surgical procedures to replace damaged knee joints, most commonly for arthritis. The data presented here relate to patients who stayed one or more nights for knee replacements without complications.

Knee replacement: average length of stay

In 2016–17 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.
- There were no patients reported for this indicator in this time period.
2016–17 <5 NP 4.1 days 16
2012–13 <5 NP 4.8 days 18
2011–12 0 - 5.0 days 0

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

- There were no patients reported for this indicator in this time period.

Hip replacements are surgical procedures to replace damaged hip joints, most commonly for arthritis. The data presented here relate to patients who stayed one or more nights for hip replacements without complications.

Hip replacement: 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 28 NP 4.8 days 233
2015–16 31 NP 4.8 days 165
2014–15 20 NP 5.3 days 207
2013–14 14 NP 5.4 days 167
2012–13 12 NP 5.7 days 134
2011–12 17 NP 6.1 days 255

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

Prostate removal is the surgical removal of all or part of the prostate gland, most commonly performed through the urethra. The data presented here relate to men who stayed one or more nights for transurethral prostate removal without complications.

Prostate removal: average length of stay

In 2016–17 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 35 NP 2.4 days 90
2015–16 41 NP 2.4 days 106
2014–15 55 2.9 days 2.6 days 158
2013–14 58 3.3 days 2.6 days 190
2012–13 60 3.6 days 2.7 days 216
2011–12 63 3.4 days 2.8 days 215

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