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

Ryde 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 140 stays at this hospital for cellulitis, of which 72% were overnight stays. The average length of overnight stays at this hospital was 3.4 days, compared to its national peer group performance of 3.1 days.

Year Number of overnight stays Average length of stay Peer group average Total overnight patient bed days
2016–17 101 3.4 days 3.1 days 344
2015–16 103 3.3 days 3.0 days 336
2014–15 83 3.9 days 3.3 days 320
2013–14 105 4.1 days 3.4 days 434
2012–13 87 4.0 days 3.6 days 345
2011–12 78 2.9 days 3.9 days 229

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 2016–17, there were a total of 164 stays at this hospital for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (without complications), of which 95% were overnight stays. The average length of overnight stays at this hospital was 5.0 days, compared to its national peer group performance of 3.9 days.

Year Number of overnight stays Average length of stay Peer group average Total overnight patient bed days
2016–17 156 5.0 days 3.9 days 786
2015–16 132 4.7 days 3.9 days 616
2014–15 194 4.7 days 4.1 days 908
2013–14 122 6.2 days 4.3 days 761
2012–13 143 5.9 days 4.5 days 839
2011–12 171 6.0 days 4.9 days 1,023

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (with complications): 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 48 NP 6.5 days 367
2015–16 61 9.8 days 6.4 days 596
2014–15 59 10.4 days 7.0 days 611
2013–14 42 NP 7.2 days 362
2012–13 41 NP 7.6 days 495
2011–12 34 NP 8.5 days 505

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (with 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 2016–17, there were a total of 69 stays at this hospital for heart failure (without complications), of which 90% were overnight stays. The average length of overnight stays at this hospital was 5.0 days, compared to its national peer group performance of 4.2 days.

Year Number of overnight stays Average length of stay Peer group average Total overnight patient bed days
2016–17 62 5.0 days 4.2 days 313
2015–16 87 4.6 days 4.1 days 399
2014–15 70 4.2 days 4.2 days 297
2013–14 69 5.4 days 4.6 days 371
2012–13 86 5.7 days 4.7 days 489
2011–12 105 5.5 days 5.1 days 577

Heart failure (with complications): average length of stay

In 2016–17, there were a total of 82 stays at this hospital for heart failure (with complications), of which 99% were overnight stays. The average length of overnight stays at this hospital was 10.6 days, compared to its national peer group performance of 8.1 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 81 10.6 days 8.1 days 861
2015–16 66 10.3 days 7.7 days 682
2014–15 50 10.4 days 8.4 days 518
2013–14 54 12.2 days 9.0 days 657
2012–13 52 13.2 days 9.3 days 686
2011–12 34 NP 9.9 days 416

Heart failure (with 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 2016–17, there were a total of 97 stays at this hospital for kidney and urinary tract infections (without complications), of which 80% were overnight stays. The average length of overnight stays at this hospital was 2.5 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 78 2.5 days 2.5 days 195
2015–16 72 2.8 days 2.6 days 198
2014–15 106 3.5 days 2.8 days 371
2013–14 129 3.8 days 2.9 days 488
2012–13 116 3.7 days 2.9 days 431
2011–12 123 3.3 days 3.1 days 405

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

In 2016–17, there were a total of 98 stays at this hospital for kidney and urinary tract infections (with complications), of which 99% were overnight stays. The average length of overnight stays at this hospital was 6.0 days, compared to its national peer group performance of 5.8 days.

Year Number of overnight stays Average length of stay Peer group average Total overnight patient bed days
2016–17 97 6.0 days 5.8 days 579
2015–16 86 6.2 days 5.7 days 531
2014–15 105 7.8 days 6.2 days 817
2013–14 75 9.5 days 6.5 days 714
2012–13 80 9.0 days 6.9 days 719
2011–12 84 10.0 days 8.1 days 836