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

Coffs Harbour 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 1,081 1,026 1,060 1,080 1,070
Surgical (emergency) 1,457 1,510 1,550 1,662 1,620
Surgical (non-emergency) 4,000 3,801 3,781 3,713 3,885
Medical (emergency) 9,057 10,175 9,981 9,874 10,790
Medical (non-emergency) 7,414 7,761 8,389 8,673 8,756
Other acute (emergency) 585 601 653 630 618
Other acute (non-emergency) 2,995 3,003 3,358 3,323 2,965
Mental health 598 725 825 838 823
Rehabilitation 1,157 405 833 695 733
Palliative 187 109 130 192 278
Other subacute and non-acute 296 56 54 115 158
Total 28,827 29,172 30,614 30,795 31,696