Skip to main content

Table 5 Postnatal ward readmission rates

From: Reducing the length of postnatal hospital stay: implications for cost and quality of care

Year Mean length of postnatal stay (days) Readmission rate
2010/11 2.07 2.9 %
2011/12 1.99 2.5 %
2012/13 1.94 2.5 %