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

The Tweed 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 1,526 1,406 1,247 1,346 1,135
Surgical (emergency) 1,591 1,440 1,439 1,518 1,621
Surgical (non-emergency) 2,996 3,403 3,484 3,306 3,283
Medical (emergency) 13,891 14,250 15,041 15,306 15,900
Medical (non-emergency) 8,364 8,863 9,154 8,661 8,670
Other acute (emergency) 279 247 255 246 314
Other acute (non-emergency) 1,087 1,291 1,396 1,513 1,692
Mental health 649 661 715 802 691
Rehabilitation 114 8 12 0 0
Palliative 212 215 82 257 375
Other subacute and non-acute 176 256 281 94 186
Total 30,885 32,040 33,106 33,049 33,867