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

Calvary Mater Newcastle 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 0 0 0 0 0
Surgical (emergency) 453 480 424 425 469
Surgical (non-emergency) 1,317 1,452 1,175 1,211 1,158
Medical (emergency) 10,161 10,309 10,702 11,365 12,297
Medical (non-emergency) 2,514 2,586 2,670 2,368 2,139
Other acute (emergency) 254 284 198 168 218
Other acute (non-emergency) 789 841 838 913 1,008
Mental health 0 0 0 0 0
Rehabilitation <5 0 0 0 0
Palliative 423 457 502 488 470
Other subacute and non-acute <5 6 <5 <5 9
Total 15,911 16,415 16,509 16,938 17,768