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Facts & Figures


Ohio is the home of internationally renowned hospitals for adults and children. Patients traveled to Ohio for care in 2015 from all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin islands and numerous countries abroad. 


Patients had 32.4 million hospital encounters in Ohio in 2015.

  • 24.9 million outpatient
  • 1.5 million inpatient
  • 6 million treated and released from ERs
 

OHA Member Hospitals

Type

  • Adult: 212
  • Children's: 8
  • Critical access: 33
  • Small and rural: 58 (Of these, 23 are also CAHs)
  • Teaching: 50
  • Long-term acute care: 22
  • Behavioral health: 11
  • Rehabilitation: 5 

Ownership 

  • Nonprofit: 166
  • For-profit: 8
  • Public/Government: 24
    • Federal: 5
    • State: 6
    • County: 7
    • Joint Township (District): 5
    • City/County: 1
  • Specialty for-profit: 26
    • Long-term care, rehabilitation or behavioral health facilities

Service 

2015 Ohio Hospital Encounters: 32,376,235
 

 

Employment 


 
OHA is a leader in health care employment in Ohio, operating three separate staffing and employment programs covering the full scope of health-related jobs in Ohio: Medical Opportunities in Ohio, OHhospitaljobs.com and OHA Solutions staffing program. 
 

Community Benefit 

Ohio hospitals invested more than $2.16 billion in community benefit activities to improve the health of the local citizens, neighborhoods and communities they serve in 2014, up from $1.54 billion prior to the expansion of Medicaid eligibility. 

Awards and Recognition 

2017 Dick Davidson Quality Milestone Award for Allied Association Leadership, Honorable Mention 
  • The American Hospital Association honored OHA for our collaborative work with Ohio hospitals to improve health care with an honorable mention for the national award. 
2016 Dick Davidson Quality Milestone Award for Allied Association Leadership, Honorable Mention 
  • The American Hospital Association honored OHA for our collaborative work with Ohio hospitals to improve health care with an honorable mention for the national award. 
Columbus Business First 2016 Champions of Health Care 
  • Mike Abrams, president and CEO, Ohio Hospital Association 
Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance's Inspiring Efficiency Leadership Award 
  • Rick Sites, regulatory counsel, Ohio Hospital Association
Smart Business Magazine - Smart 50 Awards 2016 
  • Mike Abrams, president and CEO, Ohio Hospital Association 
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