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

Goulburn Valley Health [Shepparton]

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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 1,176 1,160 1,182 1,070 1,028
Surgical (emergency) 1,089 1,078 1,126 1,229 1,234
Surgical (non-emergency) 3,083 3,256 2,990 3,157 3,478
Medical (emergency) 6,426 6,451 6,691 8,187 8,920
Medical (non-emergency) 9,137 9,515 9,208 10,684 11,430
Other acute (emergency) 233 215 252 326 304
Other acute (non-emergency) 1,898 2,301 2,442 2,418 3,056
Mental health 482 469 486 461 375
Rehabilitation 425 366 350 338 371
Palliative 95 97 119 206 235
Other subacute and non-acute 347 372 380 378 426
Total 24,391 25,280 25,226 28,454 30,857