Rush Facts: FY2016

Rush In Brief

Date founded

1837

Medical staff

1,252

Professional nursing staff

3,261

Residents and fellows

672

Employees

10,038

Staffed Beds

Rush University Medical Center

607

Johnston R. Bowman Health Center

72

Rush Oak Park Hospital

72

Births

Rush University Medical Center

2,244
 

Rush Oak Park Hospital

N/A

Admissions

Rush University Medical Center

32,020

Rush Oak Park Hospital

4,665

Average Length of Stay (Days)

Rush University Medical Center

5.58

Rush Oak Park Hospital

5

Patient Days

Rush University Medical Center

178,598

Rush Oak Park Hospital

23,324

Operations Performed (Inpatient and Outpatient)

Rush University Medical Center

21,565

Rush Surgicenter

5,812

Rush Oak Park Hospital

5,882

Outpatient Visits (Excluding Emergency Room)

Rush University Medical Center
and Rush Oak Park Hospital

786,461

Emergency Room Visits

Rush University Medical Center

71,341

Rush Oak Park Hospital

37,181

Philanthropic and Extramural Support

Total philanthropic gifts

$44,536,252

Gifts Received by Purpose

Facilities

$321,177

Research

$8,731,114

Special programs

$26,861,950

Student aid

$5,106,342

Unrestricted

$3,515,667

Gifts Received by Source

Associations and other organizations

$3,980,253

Corporations

$2,800,330

Foundations

$10,714,336

Individuals and families

$27,041,331

Research Awards

Total research awards

$83,371,261

Research Awards by Source

National Institutes of Health

$59,948,290

Other federal awards

$1,314,875

Other public health awards

$1,980,668

Private corporations

$17,305,044

Other

$2,822,384

Community Benefit (Includes ROPH)

Total Community Benefit

$308,995,965

Charity care

$28,078,505

Language assistant services

$1,761,833

Unreimbursed medical care (Medicare)

$71,737,101

Unreimbursed medical care (Medicaid)

$78,498,571

Donations

$137,742

Volunteer services

N/A

Support for education projects

$45,892,342

Support for research programs

$33,080,000

Subsidized health services

$8,360,837

Unrecoverable patient debt

$31,679,620

Other community benefits

$9,769,414

Rush University Student Body

Rush Medical College

514

College of Nursing

1,119

College of Health Sciences

638

The Graduate College

220

Students-at-Large

21

University Totals

2,512

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