Rush Facts: FY2018

Rush In Brief
(Rush University Medical Center and Rush Oak Park Hospital)

Date founded

1837

Medical staff

1,532

Professional nursing staff

2,812

Residents and fellows

733

Employees

11,649

Staffed Beds

Rush University Medical Center

603

Johnston R. Bowman Health Center

72

Rush Oak Park Hospital

127

Births

Rush University Medical Center

2,260
 

Admissions

Rush University Medical Center

32,263

Rush Oak Park Hospital

4,441

Average Length of Stay (Days)

Rush University Medical Center

5.44

Rush Oak Park Hospital

4.59

Patient Days

Rush University Medical Center

175,412

Rush Oak Park Hospital

20,376

Operations Performed
(Inpatient and Outpatient)

Rush University Medical Center

21,745

Rush Surgicenter

5,767

Rush Oak Park Hospital

6,331

Outpatient Visits
(Excluding Emergency Room)

Rush University Medical Center
and Rush Oak Park Hospital

813,606

Emergency Room Visits

Rush University Medical Center

72,094

Rush Oak Park Hospital

37,113

Philanthropic and Extramural Support
(Rush University Medical Center)

Total philanthropic gifts

$97,815,744

Gifts Received by Purpose

Facilities

$5,723,350

Research

$12,826,975

Special programs

$73,263,909

Student aid

$3,896,414

Unrestricted

$2,105,096

Gifts Received by Source

Associations and other organizations

$3,897,889

Corporations

$2,908,618

Foundations

$46,700,777

Individuals and families

$44,308,458

Research Awards
(Rush University Medical Center)

Total research awards

$95,179,261

Research Awards by Source

National Institutes of Health

$71,909,527

Other federal awards

$1,843,960

Other public health awards

$1,667,523

Private corporations

$17,470,092

Other

$2,288,159

Community Benefit
(Rush University Medical Center and Rush Oak Park Hospital)

Total community benefit

$370,743,222

Charity care

$25,609,663

Language assistant services

$1,872,198

Unreimbursed medical care (Medicare)

$100,838,604

Unreimbursed medical care (Medicaid)

$81,085,221

Donations

$415,100

Support for education projects

$54,455,830

Support for research programs

$33,224,000

Subsidized health services: physician practices

$11,899,348

Unrecoverable patient debt

$46,408,736

Other community benefits

$14,934,522

Rush University Student Body

Rush Medical College

537

College of Nursing

1,221

College of Health Sciences

692

The Graduate College

175

Students-at-Large

83

University Totals

2,708

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