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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.

Our 990 is available via Guidestar.

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Operating Statistics FY 2017

Discharges (total)

51,041

Raleigh Campus

33,853

Cary Hospital

13,638

Rehab Hospital

1,566

North Hospital

1,984

Births (total)

7,843

Raleigh Campus

4,600

Cary Hospital

2,377

North Hospital

866

Emergency Visits (total)

287,836

Raleigh Campus

126,804

Cary Hospital

44,956

North Hospital

42,799

Apex Healthplex

19,918

Brier Creek Healthplex

20,732

Garner Healthplex

32,627

Trauma Patients

3,966


WakeMed Physician Practices

Physicians

291

Advance Practice Professionals

187

Physician Practice Visits

311,061

Inpatient Surgeries

11,396

Raleigh Campus

8,121

Cary Hospital

3,161

North Hospital

114

Outpatient Surgeries

24,521

Raleigh Campus

8,456

Cary Hospital

5,145

North Hospital

2,280

Capital City Surgery Center

8,640

Endoscopies

7,141

Raleigh Campus

5,001

Cary Hospital

2,140

Total Cardiovascular Procedures

16,292

Other Outpatient Procedures

103,269

Raleigh Campus

39,320

Cary Hospital

22,705

North Hospital

15,820

Apex Healthplex

6,545

Brier Creek Healthplex

5,898

Garner Healthplex

9,714

All Other

3,267

Home Health Visits

3,349


Financial Statistics FY 2017

Total Operating Revenue

$1,260,320,665

Total Operating Expenses

$1,121,028,115

Labor Expenses

$740,676,511

Supplies, Purchased Services and All Other

$380,351,604

Cash Flow from Operations (Margin 11.1%)

$139,292,550

Investment Income and Other Non-operating Revenue

$9,271,899

Depreciation, Interest & Amortization

$75,211,930

Total Revenue over Expenses (Total Margin 5.8%)

$73,352,519

Capital Expenditures

$130,785,354


Personnel Statistics FY 2017

Medical Staff Members

Raleigh Campus (includes North Hospital)

1,189

Cary Hospital

817

Physicians may have privileges at multiple facilities.

Employees (total)

9,105

Raleigh Campus

5,914

Cary Hospital

1,170

North Hospital

362

Apex Healthplex

77

Brier Creek Healthplex

74

Garner Healthplex

104

All other

1,405

Total RNS

2,910

Overall employee vacancy rate

4.35%

Volunteers

1,544

Raleigh Campus

764

Cary Hospital

735

Total Hours

144,476

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 2017 (estimated)

Unreimbursed cost of treating Charity Care patients

$83,591,188

Unreimbursed cost of treating Medicare patients

$90,048,059

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

$42,851,206

Health Professions Education

$3,048,271

Community education, health improvement, outreach & contributions

$12,007,561

TOTAL DIRECT COMMUNITY BENEFIT

$231,546,285

Estimated cost of bad debt

$21,759,546