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

2020

2019

2018

Beds* 631 612 612
Average Daily Census* 479 497 494
Number of Inpatients* (admissions) 26,159 28,933 28,359
Days of Inpatient Care* 175,198 181,479 180,449
Average Number of Days in Hospital per Admission* (patient days/admission) 6.70 6.27 6.25
Average Length of Stay * (discharge days/discharges) 6.71 6.30 6.33
Outpatient Visits (includes Home Health visits) 882,420 922,713 878,781
Clinic Visits of Acquired Practices 198,195 199,525 187,049
Emergency Visits 60,385 64,237 64,780
Surgical Cases (Main Operating Room) 31,517 31,478 30,048
Live Births 1,953 1,929 1,868
Medical Center Imaging** 1,279,295 987,909 987,298
UVA Imaging (joint venture) 107,419 117,867 112,814
Billed Laboratory Tests 4,163,146 4,382,957 4,358,760
Full-time Faculty 940 903 889
Residents and Fellows 781 701 733
Professional Nurses**** 2,562 2,605 2,309
Full-time Equivalents -FTEs (excludes contract labor) 8,533 8,373 8,119
Volunteers 888 896 934
Volunteer Hours 70,157 87,697 82,363
Operating Expenses*** $1,716,516,099 $1,671,581,557 $1,611,322,665

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

* Excluding Normal Newborns

** 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