Rush Facts: FY2017

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

Date founded

1837

Medical staff

1,462

Professional nursing staff

2,040

Residents and fellows

706

Employees

10,038

Staffed Beds

Rush University Medical Center

603

Johnston R. Bowman Health Center

72

Rush Oak Park Hospital

68

Births

Rush University Medical Center

2,267
 

Admissions

Rush University Medical Center

31,500

Rush Oak Park Hospital

4,585

Average Length of Stay (Days)

Rush University Medical Center

5.63

Rush Oak Park Hospital

4.7

Patient Days

Rush University Medical Center

177,478

Rush Oak Park Hospital

21,553

Operations Performed
(Inpatient and Outpatient)

Rush University Medical Center

21,604

Rush Surgicenter

5,819

Rush Oak Park Hospital

5,802

Outpatient Visits
(Excluding Emergency Room)

Rush University Medical Center
and Rush Oak Park Hospital

813,606

Emergency Room Visits

Rush University Medical Center

71,288

Rush Oak Park Hospital

37,613

Philanthropic and Extramural Support
(Rush University Medical Center)

Total philanthropic gifts

$41,294,797

Gifts Received by Purpose

Facilities

$687,790

Research

$7,495,235

Special programs

$28,667,371

Student aid

$2,362,690

Unrestricted

$2,081,712

Gifts Received by Source

Associations and other organizations

$3,428,618

Corporations

$3,149,439

Foundations

$9,886,844

Individuals and families

$24,829,895

Research Awards
(Rush University Medical Center)

Total research awards

$102,050,826

Research Awards by Source

National Institutes of Health

$68,776,215

Other federal awards

$575,332

Other public health awards

$11,305,717

Private corporations

$19,583,150

Other

$1,810,412

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

Total community benefit

$335,062,541

Charity care

$27,796,120

Language assistant services

$1,884,910

Unreimbursed medical care (Medicare)

$94,320,386

Unreimbursed medical care (Medicaid)

$69,135,684

Donations

$322,791

Support for education projects

$49,606,717

Support for research programs

$30,391,000

Subsidized health services

$7,850,568

Unrecoverable patient debt

$41,786,150

Other community benefits

$11,968,150

Rush University Student Body

Rush Medical College

532

College of Nursing

1,049

College of Health Sciences

582

The Graduate College

234

Students-at-Large

40

University Totals

2,438

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