Facts & Statistics

Hospital and patient care statistics, including information on such topics as number of admissions, average length of stay and more. 

Patient Care Services

2019

2018

2017

Beds* 612 612 602
Average Daily Census* 497 494 468
Number of Inpatients* (admissions) 28,933 28,359 28,597
Days of Inpatient Care* 181,479 180,449 170,844
Average Number of Days in Hospital per Admission* (patient days/admission) 6.27 6.25 5.97
Average Length of Stay * (discharge days/discharges) 6.30 6.33 6.03
Outpatient Visits (includes Home Health visits) 922,713 878,781 912,782
Clinic Visits of Acquired Practices 199,525 187,049 178,855
Emergency Visits 64,237 64,780 62,759
Surgical Cases (Main Operating Room) 31,478 30,048 25,125
Live Births 1,929 1,868 1,784
Medical Center Imaging** 987,909 987,298 999,484
UVA Imaging (joint venture) 117,867 112,814 109,941
Billed Laboratory Tests 4,382,957 4,358,760 4,286,727
Full-time Faculty 903 889 919
Residents and Fellows 701 733 710
Professional Nurses**** 2,605 2,309 2,208
Full-time Equivalents -FTEs (excludes contract labor) 8,373 8,119 7,754
Volunteers 896 934 933
Volunteer Hours 87,697 82,363 89,812
Operating Expenses*** $1,671,581,557 $1,611,322,665 $1,506,937,905

These figures exclude the Transitional Care Hospital, which became operational in 2011.

* Excluding Normal Newborns (excludes 20 NN Bassinets but includes 51 subspeciality NICU infant stations)

** Medical Center Imaging changed from procedures to Ambulatory Payment Classification (a way to weigh procedures according to how resource intense they are) in FY12.

*** Bad debt is reported as a reduction to revenue beginning in FY13. Prior to that, bad debt was reported as an operating expense.

**** Total FTEs for the RN Job Family for both Primary and Secondary roles