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Maryborough District Health Service [Maryborough]

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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 32 NP 3.7 days 142
2015–16 40 NP 3.8 days 180
2014–15 21 NP 3.9 days 91
2013–14 24 NP 3.8 days 108
2012–13 30 NP 3.8 days 171
2011–12 21 NP 4.0 days 110

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 76 stays at this hospital for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (without complications), of which 96% were overnight stays. The average length of overnight stays at this hospital was 5.2 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 73 5.2 days 4.4 days 382
2015–16 76 4.4 days 4.5 days 333
2014–15 70 4.0 days 4.7 days 278
2013–14 66 5.2 days 4.9 days 342
2012–13 62 4.8 days 5.1 days 296
2011–12 40 NP 5.3 days 221

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 10 NP 7.3 days 108
2015–16 8 NP 7.5 days 70
2014–15 8 NP 8.2 days 66
2013–14 <5 NP 8.7 days 26
2012–13 <5 NP 9.5 days 54
2011–12 6 NP 9.3 days 65

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 27 NP 4.8 days 117
2015–16 23 NP 4.8 days 98
2014–15 34 NP 5.2 days 222
2013–14 20 NP 5.3 days 99
2012–13 23 NP 5.5 days 185
2011–12 28 NP 5.8 days 209

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 21
2015–16 6 NP 8.9 days 69
2014–15 <5 NP 9.3 days 31
2013–14 <5 NP 9.7 days 6
2012–13 <5 NP 10.5 days 21
2011–12 <5 NP 12.1 days 44

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 16 NP 3.0 days 62
2015–16 15 NP 3.1 days 55
2014–15 20 NP 3.2 days 71
2013–14 20 NP 3.3 days 69
2012–13 15 NP 3.3 days 57
2011–12 23 NP 3.6 days 80

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 6 NP 5.9 days 38
2015–16 10 NP 6.1 days 84
2014–15 12 NP 6.5 days 105
2013–14 <5 NP 6.9 days 44
2012–13 7 NP 7.2 days 79
2011–12 7 NP 7.4 days 60

Kidney and urinary tract infections (without complications)

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