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Harris Health System is a fully integrated healthcare system that cares for all residents of Harris County, Texas. We are the first accredited healthcare institution in Harris County to be designated as a Medical Home and one of the largest in the country. Our system includes:

BEN TAUB HOSPITAL (Est. 1963)
• 402 licensed beds
• Level I trauma center
• Comprehensive Stroke Center (DNV) and recipient of the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association's Get With The Guidelines©- Stroke Gold Plus Target: Stroke Honor Roll Elite Plus Award
• Designated Chest Pain Center and a Mission: Lifeline© Gold Plus Receiving Center for STEMI (heart attack) care 
    
LYNDON B. JOHNSON HOSPITAL (Est. 1989)
• Staffed by physicians from UTHealth and M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
• 215 licensed beds
• Level III trauma center
• Regional center for neonatal intensive care
 
OUTPATIENT / AMBULATORY CARESERVICES
• Staffed by physicians from Baylor College of Medicine and UTHealth
• 18 community health centers, including the nation's first free-standing HIV/AIDS treatment center
• Three large multi-specialty clinics
• Five same day clinics
• Three school-based clinics
• One free-standing dental center
• One dialysis center
• 10 homeless shelter clinics and five homeless eligibility service locations
• Mobile immunization and medical outreach program 
 
VOLUME STATISTICS - FY2020
Cases occupying hospital beds - 44,221
Births - 5,257
Emergency visits - 169,824
Outpatient clinic visits - 1,695,696
Primary care clinic visits - 730,652
Total surgery cases - 23,257
Average daily census - 546

HARRIS HEALTH FINANCES - FY2020
Ad Valorem Tax - $767.5 million 
Net Patient Service - $591.4 million 
Medicaid Supplemental Programs - $290.6 million
Investment and other revenue - $61.2 million
Total Net Revenue: $1.7 billion

HARRIS HEALTH CHARITY CARE
Harris Health System provided $720.4 million in charity care in Fiscal Year 2020.

HARRIS HEALTH PATIENT PAYOR MIX
Uninsured - 53.6%
Medicaid and CHIP - 22.1%
Medicare and Medicare managed - 11.5%
Commercial and other funding - 12.8%

HARRIS HEALTH PATIENT DEMOGRAPHICS
Hispanic - 57.6%
African American - 24.3%
Caucasian - 10.3%
Asian and other - 7.8%