Fast Facts :: Nationwide Children's Hospital

Fast Facts For The Year Ending 12/31/2014

Visit the "Children's on Quality" portion of our website to learn how we are performing on 10 quality indicators that impact patient care.

Financial Review - 2014 Statistics    
Inpatient Discharges   17,292
Average Length of Stay   7.6 days
Licensed Beds   464
Leased Off-site Beds   140
Patient Days   131,100
Gross Patient Revenue    
     (Hospital Only)   $2,036,375,706
Charity Care & Community Benefit (reflects 2012 data)   $128,821,000

 

The Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital Awards  
NIH/Prime        $26.9 ($26,881,873)
Federal/Other                                                       $22.3 ($22,255,395)
Other   $8.2 ($8,247,507)
Program   $5.2 ($5,182,375)
Industry   $7.6 ($7,596,545)
Total   $70.2 million

 

Payor Mix    
Commercial                                  44%
Medicaid Managed Care Cap   34%
Medicaid   11%
Other   5%
Medicaid Managed Care Non-Cap   5%
Self-pay   1%

 

Surgery     
Inpatient Surgery                          8,518
Outpatient Surgery                          9,106
Main Campus Surgery Center                          5,081
Westerville Surgery Center                          3,557
Total Surgery Cases   26,262

 

Outpatient Visits    
Observation Cases   6,730
Outpatient in a Bed Cases   6,578
Emergency Department   86,032

Urgent Care (includes main campus, Dublin, Westerville, East Columbus and Canal Winchester Close To HomeSM Centers)

 
138,644
On-site Outpatient Diagnostics   174,020
Off-site Outpatient Diagnostics   205,737
Primary Care Clinics (includes on-site and off-site)   172,458
Specialty Care Clinics (includes on-site and off-site)   308,828
Total Outpatient Visits   1,099,027
     

Total Patient Visits (includes inpatients
and outpatients)

1,134,063

 

Nationwide Children's Hospital Homecare
Infusion Doses Dispensed   91,488
Home Nursing Visits   11,881
Skilled Therapy Visits   7,705
Private Duty Nursing Hours   83,384
Hospice Patient Days    298
Palliative Care Visits   1,132
Home Health Aide Hours    5,230

Top 10 Ohio Counties by Inpatient Admissions

  County Admits
1. Franklin 8,849
2. Delaware 750
3. Fairfield 700
4. Licking 666
5. Muskingum 326
6. Scioto 292
7. Marion 263
8. Ross 263
9. Pickaway 262
10. Knox 246

Top 10 Ohio Counties for Outpatient Visits*

  County Visits
1. Franklin 688,903
2. Delaware 59,421
3. Fairfield 36,019
4. Licking 35,044
5. Union 15,600
6. Clark         14,582
7. Madison 12,614
8. Pickaway 12,420
9. Muskingum 10,582
10. Knox 8,851

*Includes on-site and off-site primary care, specialty clinics, outpatient diagnostics, and emergency services (excludes dental clinic)

Top 10 Ohio Counties for Outpatient Surgeries and 23-Hour Observation Visits

  County Visits
1. Franklin 14,783
2. Delaware 1,804
3. Licking 1,444
4. Fairfield 1,357
5. Muskingum   852
6. Pickaway 595
7. Ross 572
8. Richland 503
9. Union 485
10. Knox 481

Top 10 Inpatient Diagnoses

1. Short Gestation/Low Birthweight
2. Asthma
3. Bronchitis and Bronchiolitis
4. Cellulitis and Abscess
5. Unspecified procedure and aftercare
6. Newborn Respiratory Problems
7. Diabetes
8. Perinatal Conditions
9. Epileopsy and Seizures
10. Appendicitis

Highest Volume Specialty Care Clinics

  Clinic Visits
1. Dental 37,885
2. Orthopedic 37,658
3. Ear, Nose & Throat 22,485
4. Behavioral Health 17,657
5. Gastroenterology 17,001
6. Neurology        15,551
7. Sports Medicine 14,694
8. Cardiology 13,516
9. Endocrinology 12,430
10. Adolescent   10,858

Staffing

Total Employees  9,615*
Medical Staff  1,236
Volunteers 1,375
Community Fundraising Volunteers 5,000
The Research Institute Employees  1,103
The Research Institute Investigators        166**

*This does NOT include PAA employees.
**with $50,000 or more in research funding support

Square Footage (Net) Space

Inpatient   1,184,473
Outpatient (main campus)             185,030
Owned Sites (Outlaying Outpatient and Support Buildings) 490,406
Lease Sites (Care Centers, ChildLabs and Support Areas) 253,213
Research 539,510
Education & Support Areas (Main Campus) 673,739
Support & Offices (outlying areas) 322,492
Parking Structures (4) 1,146,107

Nationwide Children's Hospital Subsidiaries

  • Nationwide Children’s Hospital
    • Nationwide Children's Behavioral Health
    • Nationwide Children's Educational Institute
  • Nationwide Children's Hospital, Inc
  • Nationwide Children's Hospital Homecare
  • Nationwide Children's Hospital Foundation
  • The Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital
  • The Center for Family Safety and Healing 
  • Children's Anesthesia Associates
  • Children's Psychiatrists, LLC
  • Children’s Radiological Institute
  • Children’s Surgical Associates Corp.
  • Pediatric Academic Association
  • Pediatric Pathology Associates of Columbus
  • Pediatric Rotor Wing, LLC

Nationwide Children's Hospital Leadership: 

  • 2014-2015 Board of Directors- Chairpersons:
    • Alex Fischer- Nationwide Children's Hospital, Inc./Nationwide Children's Hospital
    • Cheryl W. Lucks- Nationwide Children's Hospital Foundation
    • Donald P. McConnell- The Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital
    • Abigail S. Wexner- The Center for Family Safety and Healing
  • Administrative Staff: 
    • Steve Allen, MD
      Chief Executive Officer
    • John A. Barnard, MD
      President, The Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital, and Interim Physician-in-Chief
    • Richard J. Brilli, MD
      Chief Medical Officer
    • Rhonda Comer
      Senior Vice President, Legal Services
    • Karen Days
      President, The Center for Family Safety and Healing
    • Jim Digan
      President, Foundation
    • Patty McClimon
      Senior Vice President, Planning & Facilities
    • Richard J. Miller
      President and Chief Operating Officer
    • R. Lawrence Moss, MD
      Surgeon-in-Chief
    • Timothy C. Robinson
      Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
    • Linda Stoverock, RN, DNP, NEA-BC
      Senior Vice President and Chief Nursing Officer
    • Donna Teach
      Chief Marketing and Communication Officer

Fast Facts: Points of Pride

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