Indiana University Health includes Indiana’s most comprehensive academic health center and is one of the busiest hospital systems in the United States. Through its partnership with Indiana University School of Medicine (IUSM)—the nation's largest medical school and a global leader in medical education and research—IU Health is uniquely positioned to provide leading edge care and the most skilled clinical teams. (Figures below represent annual systemwide totals as of July 31, 2016.)
- Admissions 117,245
- Outpatient Visits 2,629,251
- Available Beds 2,576
- ER Visits: 448,044
- Surgery Cases: 102,206
- Team Members: 25,927
Education and Research
- Total Grant Research Funding $302,254,490
- Total Residents and Fellows 1,166
- Total Research Studies 1,571
As an academic health center, IU Health and IUSM work in partnership to train physicians, blending breakthrough research and treatments with the highest quality of patient care. In 2013-14, more than 1,100 residents and fellows received training in IU Health hospitals. Research conducted by IUSM faculty gives IU Health physicians and patients access to the most cutting edge and comprehensive treatment options.
Community Investment and Outreach
- Total Community Benefit: More than $585 million
- Indiana Residents Served: More than 1 million
IU Health treats all patients, regardless of ability to pay, and has a long-standing commitment to provide charity care (free or reduced-cost medical care) to uninsured, low income and medically indigent patients. Additionally, IU Health is devoted to improving the health of Indiana communities through a variety of activities.
U.S.News & World Report
Eight patient-care specialties at IU Health are nationally ranked in U.S.News & World Report’s 2016-2017 edition of "America’s Best Hospitals." Ten out of 10 specialty programs at Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health ranked among the top 50 children's hospitals in the nation.
IU Health is designated as a Magnet hospital system by the American Nurses Credentialing Center, recognizing excellence in nursing care at IU Health Bloomington Hospital, as well as its downtown Indianapolis hospitals—IU Health Methodist, IU Health University and Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health. The designation is the gold standard for nursing excellence and the highest national honor an organization can receive for professional nursing practice.