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This is a public hospital

Kangaroo Island Health Service

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Length of stay in hospital

Length of stay for childbirth

Vaginal delivery is the birth of one or more babies through the birth canal or vagina. The data presented here relate to women who stayed one or more nights for a vaginal delivery without complications.

Vaginal delivery: 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 12 NP 2.6 days 34
2015–16 15 NP 2.6 days 39
2014–15 24 NP 2.6 days 68
2013–14 12 NP 2.6 days 26
2012–13 26 NP 2.8 days 67
2011–12 23 NP 2.9 days 62

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

Caesarean delivery is a surgical procedure in which one or more incisions are made through a mother’s abdomen and uterus to deliver one or more babies. The data presented here relate to women who stayed one or more nights for a caesarian delivery without complications.

Caesarean delivery: 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 9 NP 3.7 days 35
2015–16 6 NP 3.7 days 29
2014–15 9 NP 3.7 days 40
2013–14 8 NP 3.7 days 39
2012–13 5 NP 3.8 days 20
2011–12 9 NP 4.0 days 43

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