Us Hospital Overview

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HOSPITAL SECTOR: USA

Population*: 302.8 million inhabitants Annual growth rate: 1.0 % Life expectancy at birth*: 75 years for men; 80 years for women GNI per capita*: 44 070 PPP int. $ Expenses for national healthcare*: 15.2 % of GDP Healthcare expenses per capita*: 6 347 PPA $
*Source: WHO www.who.int

TYPES OF HOSPITALS: ³ Public/Private: Hospitals are primarily (70%) community based, non profit institutions. Government owned hospitals are usually operated by counties and states ³ Distribution of beds: 20.54 % public; 60.49 % private not for profit; 14.04 % private for profit; 4.93 % federal. ³ Categories: – Community Hospitals: non-government not for profit community hospitals; investorowned (for profit) community hospitals; state and local government community hospitals. – Federal government hospitals – Non-federal long-term care hospitals – Hospitals units of institutions (prison hospital, college infirmaries, etc.) PROVISION OF ACUTE HOSPITAL CARE: Number of beds per 1,000 inhabitants: 2.6 Number of admissions in acute care hospitals (% inhabitants): 11.9% Average length of stay (ALOS): 5.8 Average occupancy rate: 71%AND STRUCTURE:

PROVISION OF SPECIALIZED AND LONG TERM CARE: ³ Annual number of out patients visits: 20,834,508 ³ Number of beds (per 1000 inhabitants): 0.4 ³ Number of admissions (per year): 1,561,964 ³ Average occupancy rate: 81% ADMINISTRATION AND MANAGEMENT: Information not available ³ Surveillance Authority: information not available

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HOSPITAL SECTOR: USA

FUNDING: Total Revenue by source: Net Patient Revenue as a % of Total Net Revenue: 85.2 % Tax Appropriations as a % of Total Net Revenue: 8.3 % Other Operating Revenue as a % of Total Net Revenue: 4.6 % Non Operating Revenue as a % of Total Net Revenue: 1.9 %…...

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