Facts and Figures

MedStar Health combines the best aspects of academic medicine, research and innovation with a complete spectrum of clinical services to advance patient care. As the largest healthcare provider in Maryland and the Washington, D.C., region, MedStar Health’s 10 hospitals, the MedStar Health Research Institute and a comprehensive scope of health-related organizations are recognized regionally and nationally for excellence in medical care. MedStar Health has one of the largest graduate medical education programs in the country, training 1,100 medical residents annually, and is the medical education and clinical partner of Georgetown University. MedStar Health is a $5 billion, not-for-profit, regional healthcare system based in Columbia, Maryland, and one of the largest employers in the region. Our 31,000 associates and 5,400 affiliated physicians support MedStar Health’s patient-first philosophy that combines care, compassion and clinical excellence with an emphasis on customer service.
 

Fiscal Year 2017

Total number of inpatient admissions and observation stays
176,561
      Number of inpatient admissions
136,810
      Number of observation stays
39,751
Total number of outpatient visits
4,643,474
      Number of home health visits
294,541
      Number of emergency department visits
501,671
      Number of physician office visits
1,696,460
      Number of ambulatory visits and surgeries
1,875,919
Net operating revenue
$5.53 B
Money spent caring for patients
$5.37 B
Earnings from operations that were reinvested
$157.1 M
Investments in information technology
$60 M
Philanthropy
$31.9 M
Number of associates, residents and fellows
31,198
      Nurses
8,416
      Residents and fellows
1,100
Number of affiliated physicians
5,354
      Employed physicians
2,571