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

Sir Charles Gairdner 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.

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 <5 <5 <5
Surgical (emergency) 6,033 6,067 6,026 5,667 5,859
Surgical (non-emergency) 8,141 8,124 7,714 7,726 7,953
Medical (emergency) 33,119 25,747 26,015 23,577 23,003
Medical (non-emergency) 42,289 41,233 44,148 47,705 48,200
Other acute (emergency) 1,584 1,473 1,654 1,749 1,589
Other acute (non-emergency) 3,949 3,896 3,647 3,632 3,418
Mental health 1,005 1,606 2,354 2,323 2,408
Rehabilitation 1,827 540 278 5 6
Palliative 74 78 285 399 357
Other subacute and non-acute 687 704 744 771 826
Total 98,708 89,468 92,865 93,554 93,619