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100 to 199 beds
This hospital has an emergency department
This is a public hospital

Nambour General Hospital

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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 2,271 2,457 2,431 2,573 1,907
Surgical (emergency) 3,207 3,250 2,853 2,871 2,145
Surgical (non-emergency) 4,614 4,762 4,259 5,296 3,823
Medical (emergency) 19,344 21,638 23,595 25,484 22,510
Medical (non-emergency) 17,405 14,116 21,320 24,437 19,868
Other acute (emergency) 1,261 1,388 1,385 1,337 1,035
Other acute (non-emergency) 1,175 1,296 3,697 3,522 2,709
Mental health 1,268 1,373 1,381 1,639 1,443
Rehabilitation 0 226 261 220 242
Palliative 0 334 313 272 241
Other subacute and non-acute 536 336 342 416 488
Total 51,081 51,176 61,837 68,067 56,411