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

2018

2017

2016

Beds* 612 602 600
Average Daily Census* 494 468 462
Number of Inpatients*(admissions) 28,359 28,597 27,819
Average Percentage of Occupancy* N/A N/A N/A
Days of Inpatient Care* 180,449 170,844 169,213
Average Number of Days in Hospital per Admission* (patient days/admission) 6.25 5.97 6.08
Average Length of Stay *(discharge days/discharges) 6.33 6.03 6.03
Outpatient Visits (includes Home Health visits) 878,781 912,782 920,141
Clinic Visits of Acquired Practices 187,049 178,855 194,895
Emergency Visits 64,780 62,759 62,998
Surgical Procedures N/A N/A N/A
Surgical Cases (Main Operating Room) 30,048 25,125 24,486
Live Births 1,868 1,784 1,671
Medical Center Imaging** 987,298 999,484 983,473
UVA Imaging (joint venture) 112,814 109,941 107,497
Billed Laboratory Tests 4,358,760 4,286,727 4,361,760
Full-time Faculty 889 919 890
Residents and Fellows 733 710 709
Professional Nurses**** 2,309 2,208 2,164
Full-time Equivalents -FTEs (excludes contract labor) 8,119 7,754 7,621
Volunteers 934 933 894
Volunteer Hours 82,363 89,812 84,894
Operating Expenses*** $1,611,322,665 $1,506,937,905 $1,442,141,973

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