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Length of stay in hospital

Length of stay for selected medical conditions

Cellulitis is a bacterial infection of the skin and underlying tissue, which is usually treated with antibiotics. The data presented here relate to patients who stayed one or more nights for cellulitis without complications.

Cellulitis: 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 39 NP 3.7 days 125
2015–16 32 NP 3.8 days 104
2014–15 27 NP 3.9 days 74
2013–14 18 NP 3.8 days 60
2012–13 22 NP 3.8 days 91
2011–12 21 NP 4.0 days 107

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

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is a progressive lung disease characterised by narrowing of the airways and reduced lung volume. This condition is commonly caused by smoking or other lung irritants, and includes diagnoses such as emphysema and chronic bronchitis. The data presented here relate to patients who stayed one or more nights for COPD without and with complications.

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (without complications): average length of stay

In 2016–17, there were a total of 61 stays at this hospital for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (without complications), of which 92% were overnight stays. The average length of overnight stays at this hospital was 4.4 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
NP Reported data did not meet the criteria to calculate this indicator.
2016–17 56 4.4 days 4.4 days 244
2015–16 56 4.0 days 4.5 days 226
2014–15 49 NP 4.7 days 191
2013–14 42 NP 4.9 days 216
2012–13 46 NP 5.1 days 160
2011–12 30 NP 5.3 days 120

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (with complications): 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 11 NP 7.3 days 60
2015–16 8 NP 7.5 days 37
2014–15 15 NP 8.2 days 92
2013–14 7 NP 8.7 days 27
2012–13 6 NP 9.5 days 32
2011–12 <5 NP 9.3 days 32

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (without complications)

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

Heart failure is a chronic heart condition that occurs when the heart is unable to provide sufficient pressure to maintain blood flow around the body. It includes cardiac shock, which occurs when blood flow to vital organs is inadequate for normal function. The data presented here relate to patients who stayed one or more nights for heart failure without and with complications.

Heart failure (without complications): 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 26 NP 4.8 days 90
2015–16 16 NP 4.8 days 56
2014–15 14 NP 5.2 days 56
2013–14 8 NP 5.3 days 37
2012–13 23 NP 5.5 days 103
2011–12 22 NP 5.8 days 71

Heart failure (with complications): 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 8.9 days 16
2015–16 <5 NP 8.9 days <5
2014–15 6 NP 9.3 days 25
2013–14 6 NP 9.7 days 21
2012–13 5 NP 10.5 days 27
2011–12 5 NP 12.1 days 35

Heart failure (without complications)

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

Kidney and urinary tract infections occur frequently but can occasionally be severe enough to require treatment in hospital. The data presented here relate to those patients who stayed one or more nights for kidney and urinary tract infections without and with complications.

Kidney and urinary tract infections (without complications): 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 27 NP 3.0 days 78
2015–16 22 NP 3.1 days 60
2014–15 24 NP 3.2 days 65
2013–14 19 NP 3.3 days 58
2012–13 20 NP 3.3 days 53
2011–12 21 NP 3.6 days 71

Kidney and urinary tract infections (with complications): 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 5.9 days 49
2015–16 <5 NP 6.1 days 6
2014–15 9 NP 6.5 days 22
2013–14 6 NP 6.9 days 30
2012–13 6 NP 7.2 days 22
2011–12 7 NP 7.4 days 35

Kidney and urinary tract infections (without complications)

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