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

South East Regional Hospital

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Length of stay in hospital

Length of stay for selected surgical procedures

Appendix removal is a surgical procedure, either through keyhole surgery or open surgery. The data presented here relate to patients who stayed one or more nights for the removal of the appendix without either complications, malignant cancer or peritonitis.

Appendix removal: average length of stay

In all years reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.

Year Number of overnight stays Average length of stay Peer group average Total overnight patient bed days
NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.
2016–17 31 NP 1.9 days 64
2015–16 34 NP 1.8 days 82
2014–15 24 NP 1.9 days 67
2013–14 19 NP 1.9 days 45
2012–13 22 NP 2.0 days 45
2011–12 33 NP 2.1 days 92

NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.

Gallbladder removal, or cholecystectomy, is a surgical procedure generally performed to treat a patient for gallstones. The data presented here relate to patients who had their gallbladder removed using keyhole surgery and who stayed one or more nights without complications.

Gallbladder removal: average length of stay

In 2016–17 reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.

Year Number of overnight stays Average length of stay Peer group average Total overnight patient bed days
NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.
2016–17 48 NP 1.6 days 75
2015–16 66 1.8 days 1.6 days 117
2014–15 59 1.6 days 1.6 days 96
2013–14 69 1.4 days 1.6 days 100
2012–13 66 1.6 days 1.6 days 108
2011–12 57 1.3 days 1.6 days 76

NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.

Gynaecological reconstructive procedures are repairs to the female reproductive system for conditions such as prolapse. The data presented here relate to women who stayed one or more nights for gynaecological reconstructive procedures without complications.

Gynaecological reconstructive procedures: average length of stay

In all years reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.

Year Number of overnight stays Average length of stay Peer group average Total overnight patient bed days
NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.
2016–17 <5 NP 1.9 days <5
2015–16 <5 NP 1.9 days 5
2014–15 <5 NP 2.0 days <5
2013–14 5 NP 2.0 days 14

NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.

Hysterectomy is the surgical removal of a woman's uterus (or womb). The data presented here relate to women who stayed one or more nights for a hysterectomy without complications and where there was no malignant cancer.

Hysterectomy: average length of stay

In all years reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.

Year Number of overnight stays Average length of stay Peer group average Total overnight patient bed days
NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.
2016–17 9 NP 2.5 days 32
2015–16 6 NP 2.6 days 19
2014–15 8 NP 2.7 days 27
2013–14 <5 NP 2.7 days 11
2012–13 <5 NP 2.8 days <5

NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.

Knee replacements are surgical procedures to replace damaged knee joints, most commonly for arthritis. The data presented here relate to patients who stayed one or more nights for knee replacements without complications.

Knee replacement: average length of stay

In 2016–17, there were a total of 163 stays at this hospital for knee replacement, of which 99% were overnight stays. The average length of overnight stays at this hospital was 2.7 days, compared to its national peer group performance of 4.4 days.

Year Number of overnight stays Average length of stay Peer group average Total overnight patient bed days
2016–17 162 2.7 days 4.4 days 439
2015–16 138 2.5 days 4.4 days 342
2014–15 132 4.0 days 4.8 days 522
2013–14 93 4.7 days 5.0 days 436
2012–13 93 4.7 days 5.2 days 441
2011–12 112 4.8 days 5.5 days 539

Hip replacements are surgical procedures to replace damaged hip joints, most commonly for arthritis. The data presented here relate to patients who stayed one or more nights for hip replacements without complications.

Hip replacement: average length of stay

In 2016–17, there were a total of 127 stays at this hospital for hip replacement, of which 100% were overnight stays. The average length of overnight stays at this hospital was 3.4 days, compared to its national peer group performance of 4.5 days.

Year Number of overnight stays Average length of stay Peer group average Total overnight patient bed days
2016–17 127 3.4 days 4.5 days 428
2015–16 107 2.7 days 4.7 days 286
2014–15 102 4.5 days 5.0 days 457
2013–14 87 4.8 days 5.3 days 414
2012–13 110 5.0 days 5.6 days 554
2011–12 84 4.9 days 6.1 days 415

Prostate removal is the surgical removal of all or part of the prostate gland, most commonly performed through the urethra. The data presented here relate to men who stayed one or more nights for transurethral prostate removal without complications.

Prostate removal: average length of stay

In all years reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.

Year Number of overnight stays Average length of stay Peer group average Total overnight patient bed days
NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.
2016–17 22 NP 2.0 days 45
2015–16 15 NP 2.0 days 32
2014–15 23 NP 2.2 days 50
2013–14 16 NP 2.3 days 34
2012–13 18 NP 2.4 days 40
2011–12 18 NP 2.5 days 42

NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.