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

Tamworth 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 956 969 965 1,005 1,018
Surgical (emergency) 1,453 1,541 1,701 1,591 1,595
Surgical (non-emergency) 3,259 3,239 3,149 3,059 3,253
Medical (emergency) 6,856 7,430 7,531 8,396 9,946
Medical (non-emergency) 8,129 8,301 7,819 8,001 7,049
Other acute (emergency) 466 586 568 545 572
Other acute (non-emergency) 1,778 1,898 1,833 2,059 2,053
Mental health 684 681 671 701 835
Rehabilitation 246 203 218 231 168
Palliative 189 188 158 119 105
Other subacute and non-acute 61 50 15 13 31
Total 24,077 25,086 24,628 25,720 26,625