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Jun 6, 2018
In 2016, America’s hospitals treated 143 million people in their emergency departments, provided 605 million outpatient visits, performed over 27 million surgeries and delivered nearly 4 million babies. Every year, hospitals provide vital health care services like these to hundreds of millions of people in thousands of communities. However, the importance of hospitals to their communities extends far beyond health care.
The health care sector has traditionally been an economic mainstay, providing stability and job growth in communities. Hospital care is an important component of the health care sector. Hospitals: Employ nearly 5.9 million people. Are one of the top sources of private-sector jobs. Purchase $903…
Mar 29, 2018
In 2015, America’s hospitals treated 142 million people in their emergency departments, provided 581 million outpatient visits, performed almost 27 million surgeries and delivered nearly 4 million babies. Every year, hospitals provide vital health care services like these to hundreds of millions of…
Feb 2, 2018
Each year, the American Hospital Association (AHA) collects aggregate information on the payments and costs associated with care delivered to beneficiaries of Medicare and Medicaid by U.S. hospitals. The data used to generate these numbers come from the AHA’s Annual Survey of Hospitals, which is…
Feb 2, 2018
Each year, the American Hospital Association (AHA) collects aggregate information on the payments and costs associated with care delivered to beneficiaries of Medicare and Medicaid by U.S. hospitals. The data used to generate these numbers come from the AHA’s Annual Survey of Hospitals, which is…
Jan 9, 2018
The Fast Facts 2018 data visualizations below utilize a sample dataset from the 2016 AHA Annual Survey. Full data are published in AHA Hospital Statistics, 2018 edition.
Jan 9, 2018
The American Hospital Association conducts an annual survey of hospitals in the United States. The data in the PDF below, from the 2016 AHA Annual Survey, are a sample of what you will find in AHA Hospital Statistics, 2018 edition.
Jan 5, 2018
The American Hospital Association conducts an annual survey of hospitals in the United States. The data below, published in 2018, are a sample from the 2016 AHA Annual Survey (FY 2016).
Dec 11, 2017
The American Hospital Association conducts an annual survey of hospitals in the United States. The data below, published in 2017, are a sample from the 2015 AHA Annual Survey (FY 2015).
Jan 10, 2017
The American Hospital Association conducts an annual survey of hospitals in the United States. The data in the PDF below, from the 2015 AHA Annual Survey, are a sample of what you will find in AHA Hospital Statistics, 2017 edition.
Dec 27, 2016
The comprehensive reference source for analysis and comparison of hospital trends in utilization, personnel and finances in U.S. community hospitals for selected years from 1946 to 2015.
AHA Hospital Statistics, 2018 Edition Data in the book includes: Five-year trends for community hospitals for 2011-2016 by total U.S., bed size, U.S. Census division, and state. Facilities and services by U.S. Census division and state for 2016. Community health indicators by U.S. Census…