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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 22 NP 3.7 days 99
2015–16 29 NP 3.8 days 144
2014–15 17 NP 3.9 days 68
2013–14 23 NP 3.8 days 108
2012–13 35 NP 3.8 days 120
2011–12 23 NP 4.0 days 131

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 69 stays at this hospital for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (without complications), of which 97% were overnight stays. The average length of overnight stays at this hospital was 5.8 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 67 5.8 days 4.4 days 391
2015–16 61 5.0 days 4.5 days 303
2014–15 50 3.7 days 4.7 days 187
2013–14 38 NP 4.9 days 208
2012–13 27 NP 5.1 days 117
2011–12 25 NP 5.3 days 115

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 <5 NP 7.3 days 69
2015–16 <5 NP 7.5 days 97
2014–15 <5 NP 8.2 days 20
2013–14 <5 NP 8.7 days 49
2012–13 <5 NP 9.5 days <5
2011–12 5 NP 9.3 days 67

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 21 NP 4.8 days 141
2015–16 11 NP 4.8 days 54
2014–15 28 NP 5.2 days 222
2013–14 17 NP 5.3 days 76
2012–13 21 NP 5.5 days 94
2011–12 15 NP 5.8 days 69

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.
2015–16 <5 NP 8.9 days 29
2014–15 <5 NP 9.3 days 46
2013–14 <5 NP 9.7 days 85
2012–13 <5 NP 10.5 days 24
2011–12 <5 NP 12.1 days 33

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 21 NP 3.0 days 75
2015–16 17 NP 3.1 days 58
2014–15 19 NP 3.2 days 50
2013–14 24 NP 3.3 days 97
2012–13 30 NP 3.3 days 95
2011–12 27 NP 3.6 days 108

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 5 NP 5.9 days 31
2015–16 <5 NP 6.1 days 34
2014–15 5 NP 6.5 days 75
2013–14 <5 NP 6.9 days 7
2012–13 <5 NP 7.2 days 36
2011–12 9 NP 7.4 days 65

Kidney and urinary tract infections (without complications)

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