Facts and Figures

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)
• 586 licensed beds
• Level I trauma center
• Area's busiest emergency center, housing the only psychiatric emergency center in Houston
• Teaching hospital for Baylor College of Medicine
    
LYNDON B. JOHNSON HOSPITAL (Est. 1989)
• 328 licensed beds
• Level III trauma center
• Area's second-busiest emergency center
• Regional center for neonatal intensive care
• Teaching hospital for University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth)
 
QUENTIN MEASE HOSPITAL (Est. 1983)
• 49 licensed beds
• Geriatric skilled nursing unit
• CARF-accredited Inpatient Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Unit
• Teaching hospital for Baylor College of Medicine
 
COMMUNITY HEALTH PROGRAM (Est. 1967)
• 16 community health centers, including the nation's first free-standing  HIV/AIDS treatment center
• One free-standing dental center
• Six school-based clinics
• 14 homeless shelter service locations
• Immunization and medical outreach program with six mobile health units
 
RIVERSIDE DIALYSIS CENTER (EST. 2008)
• 22 dialysis stations
• Hemodialysis and Peritoneal Dialysis
• State-of-the-art center with latest in dialyzing technology
 
VOLUME STATISTICS - FY 2014
Hospital admissions - 35,934
Births - 6,288
Emergency visits - 177,087
Outpatient clinic visits - 1,840,883

HARRIS HEALTH FINANCES FY 2014
Property Taxes - $516 million (41.4% revenue)
Net Patient Service - $348.6 million (28% revenue)
Medicaid Supplemental (UC, DSH, 1115 Waiver) - $255.9 million (20.6% revenue)
Net DSRIP Revenue - $90.1 (7.2%)
Investment and other revenue - $34.2 million (2.7% revenue)
Total Net Revenue: $1.245 billion

HARRIS HEALTH CHARITY CARE
Supported by a tax base of $516 million, Harris Health System provided $1,577.9 million (charges) in uncompensated care in FY 2014.

HARRIS HEALTH PATIENT PAYOR MIX
Self-Pay - 64.1%
Medicaid and CHIP - 21.9%
Medicare - 9.1%
Commercial and other funding - 4.9%

HARRIS HEALTH PATIENT DEMOGRAPHICS
Hispanic - 56.7%
African American - 26.5%
Caucasian - 9.2%
Asian - 5.2%
Other - 2.2%
American Indian - 0.2%



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