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50 to 99 beds
This hospital has an emergency department
This is a public hospital

Armidale 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.

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.
Childbirth 451 487 420 428 414
Surgical (emergency) 420 430 408 333 415
Surgical (non-emergency) 1,106 1,275 1,172 1,156 1,268
Medical (emergency) 2,436 2,469 2,732 2,954 3,098
Medical (non-emergency) 3,555 3,476 3,329 3,306 3,330
Other acute (emergency) 108 145 87 102 77
Other acute (non-emergency) 663 630 699 667 764
Mental health 220 248 255 299 300
Rehabilitation 57 68 62 69 56
Palliative 47 37 38 54 38
Other subacute and non-acute 35 18 34 32 39
Total 9,098 9,283 9,236 9,400 9,799