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More than 500 beds
This hospital has an emergency department
This is a public hospital

Austin Hospital [Heidelberg]

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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.

If an admissions count is less than five but greater than zero the value is marked as '<5' and is excluded from the total count.

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.
If an admissions count is less than five but greater than zero the value is marked as '<5' and is excluded from the total count.
Childbirth <5 <5 0 0 0
Surgical (emergency) 4,022 4,093 4,184 4,082 3,827
Surgical (non-emergency) 5,951 5,939 5,839 5,814 5,798
Medical (emergency) 20,034 20,706 23,010 26,548 26,337
Medical (non-emergency) 31,555 35,423 36,616 37,405 38,404
Other acute (emergency) 1,114 1,116 1,164 1,136 1,064
Other acute (non-emergency) 4,270 4,363 4,154 4,373 5,180
Mental health 893 924 907 916 1,043
Rehabilitation 0 0 0 0 0
Palliative 0 400 501 473 430
Other subacute and non-acute 0 0 <5 <5 0
Total 67,839 72,964 76,375 80,747 82,083