Statistics

WakeMed is a 919-bed private, not-for-profit health care system based in Raleigh, North Carolina. Our system is accredited by The Joint Commission, which monitors and evaluates health care organizations according to the established state-of-the-art quality and safety standards.

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Operating Statistics FY 2016

Discharges (total)

50,148

Raleigh Campus

33,970

Cary Hospital

12,792

Rehab Hospital

1,598

North Hospital

1,788

Births (total)

7,960

Raleigh Campus

4,786

Cary Hospital

2,338

North Hospital

836

Emergency Visits (total)

289,841

Raleigh Campus

127,261

Cary Hospital

45,388

North Hospital

42,284

Apex Healthplex

19,521

Brier Creek Healthplex

19,182

Garner Healthplex

32,659

Trauma Patients

3,546


WakeMed Physician Practices

Physicians

281

Advance Practice Professionals

168

Physician Practice Visits

272,747

Inpatient Surgeries

11,540

Raleigh Campus

8,419

Cary Hospital

3,037

North Hospital

84

Outpatient Surgeries

24,208

Raleigh Campus

8,600

Cary Hospital

4,820

North Hospital

2,227

Capital City Surgery Center

8,561

Endoscopies

7,219

Raleigh Campus

5,052

Cary Hospital

2,167

Total Cardiovascular Procedures

19,253

Other Outpatient Procedures

95,412

Raleigh Campus

36,625

Cary Hospital

21,812

North Hospital

13,614

Apex Healthplex

5,907

Brier Creek Healthplex

5,060

Garner Healthplex

8,973

All Other

3,421

Home Health Visits

2,531


Financial Statistics FY 2016

Total Operating Revenue

$1,127,537,442

Total Operating Expenses

$1,013,213,350

Labor Expenses

$692,756,387

Supplies, Purchased Services and All Other

$338,461,963

Cash Flow from Operations (Margin 8.54%)

$96,319,092

Investment Income and Other Non-operating Revenue

$16,005,186

Depreciation, Interest & Amortization

$89,411,023

Total Revenue over Expenses (Total Margin 2.0%)

$22,913,255

Daily Cost of Operations

$2,817,536

Capital Expenditures

$36,418,942


Personnel Statistics FY 2016

Medical Staff Members

Raleigh Campus (includes North Hospital)

1,119

Cary Hospital

810

Physicians may have privileges at multiple facilities.

Employees (total)

8,890

Raleigh Campus

5,800

Cary Hospital

1,135

North Hospital

351

Apex Healthplex

72

Brier Creek Healthplex

75

Garner Healthplex

94

All other

1,373

Total RNS

2,887

Overall employee vacancy rate

4.35%

Volunteers

1,511

Raleigh Campus

778

Cary Hospital

733

Total Hours

125,207

Current Bed Count

Licensed Beds

919

Raleigh Campus

567 acute

Rehab Hospital

98 rehab

Cary Hospital

156 acute

North

61 acute

Skilled Nursing Beds (not in operation)

37


Community Benefit: FY 2016 (estimated)

Unreimbursed cost of treating Charity Care patients

$67,594,028

Unreimbursed cost of treating Medicare patients

$84,878,080

Unreimbursed cost of treating Medicaid patients and other non-negotiated government programs

$40,814,744

Health Professions Education

$3,297,570

Community education, health improvement, outreach & contributions

$9,808,437

TOTAL DIRECT COMMUNITY BENEFIT

$206,392,860

Estimated cost of bad debt

$18,353,859