Statistics

WakeMed is a 941-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 2018

Discharges (total)

53,078

Raleigh Campus

34,788

Cary Hospital

14,134

Rehab Hospital

1,542

North Hospital

2,614

Births (total)

8,197

Raleigh Campus

4,676

Cary Hospital

2,500

North Hospital

1,021

Emergency Visits (total)

287,864

Raleigh Campus

127,106

Cary Hospital

45,139

North Hospital

43,283

Apex Healthplex

19,429

Brier Creek Healthplex

20,782

Garner Healthplex

32,125

Trauma Patients

4,031


WakeMed Physician Practices

Physicians

313

Advance Practice Professionals

207

Physician Practice Visits

367,499

Inpatient Surgeries

11,031

Raleigh Campus

7,811

Cary Hospital

3,090

North Hospital

130

Outpatient Surgeries

25,472

Raleigh Campus

8,535

Cary Hospital

5,397

North Hospital

2,749

Capital City Surgery Center

8,791

Endoscopies

8,564

Raleigh Campus

5,473

Cary Hospital

2,235

North Hospital

856

Total Cardiovascular Procedures

17,281

Other Outpatient Procedures

107,485

Raleigh Campus

40,696

Cary Hospital

23,383

North Hospital

16,648

Apex Healthplex

6,827

Brier Creek Healthplex

6,343

Garner Healthplex

10,103

All Other

3,485

Home Health Visits

3,299


Financial Statistics FY 2018

Total Operating Revenue

$1,321,127,401

Total Operating Expenses

$1,194,532,379

Labor Expenses

$796,748,482

Supplies, Purchased Services and All Other

$397,783,897

Cash Flow from Operations 

$126,595,022

Investment Income and Other Non-operating Revenue

$3,896,751

Depreciation, Interest & Amortization

$75,353,499

Total Revenue over Expenses

$55,111,274

Capital Expenditures

$70,602,251


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)

9,385

Raleigh Campus

6,053

Cary Hospital

1,187

North Hospital

393

Apex Healthplex

77

Brier Creek Healthplex

69

Garner Healthplex

97

All other

1,509

Total RNS

3,434

Overall employee vacancy rate

4.27%

Volunteers

2,021

Raleigh Campus

1,123

Cary Hospital

898

Total Hours

134,492

Current Bed Count

Licensed Beds

941

Raleigh Campus

567 acute

Rehab Hospital

98 rehab

Cary Hospital

178 acute

North

61 acute

Skilled Nursing Beds (not in operation)

37


Community Benefit: FY 2018 (estimated)

Unreimbursed cost of treating Charity Care patients

$90,762,699

Unreimbursed cost of treating Medicare patients

$81,463,182

Unreimbursed cost of treating Medicaid patients

$11,770,079

Unreimbursed cost of treating patients from other non-negotiated government programs

$155,040

Health Professions Education

$1,646,387

Community health improvement services & community benefit operations

$7,824,415

Cash & in-kind contributions to community groups

$905,724

Community building activities

$4,070,826

TOTAL DIRECT COMMUNITY BENEFIT

$198,598,352