University of South Alabama Children's and Women's Hospital

Stats & Services

General Information

Operated by: State
Hospital type: Other specialty
Number of Beds: 198
Parent system: University of South Alabama Hospitals

Statistics

Admissions: 8,848
Inpatient surgeries: 1,225
Outpatient visits: 57,551
Emergency room visits: 34,404
Births: 2,690
Number of Beds: 198

Services Provided

Inpatient

  • Birthing room
  • Burn care*
  • Heart catheterization—diagnostic (adult)*
  • Heart catheterization—diagnostic (child)
  • Heart surgery (adult)*
  • Infection isolation room
  • Heart catheterization—treatment (adult)*
  • Neonatal intensive care
  • Neonatal intermediate care
  • Cancer services

Outpatient

  • Bariatric/weight control services*
  • Breast cancer screening/mammograms
  • Certified trauma center*
  • Chemotherapy
  • Heart catheterization—diagnostic (adult)*
  • Heart catheterization—diagnostic (child)
  • Genetic testing/counseling
  • HIV-AIDS services*
  • Heart catheterization—treatment (adult)*
  • Kidney dialysis*
  • Chemotherapy
  • Physical rehabilitation
  • Women's health center
  • Wound management services*

Patient/Family Support Services

  • Ambulance services
  • Chaplaincy/pastoral care services
  • Cancer services
  • Patient representative/ombusdman
  • Transportation for elderly/handicapped

Community Outreach

  • Health screenings

Imaging Services (Diagnostic and Therapeutic)

  • CT scanner
  • Diagnostic radioisotope facility*
  • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
  • Multislice spiral CT
  • Single photon emission CT*
  • Ultrasound

* At another location in healthcare system or through arrangement with another provider.

Employed Staff

Full Time

Physicians and dentists*: 2
Registered nurses: 365
Licensed practical nurses: 8
Faculty Personnel: NA

Part Time

Physicians and dentists*: 0
Registered nurses: 40
Licensed practical nurses: 1
Faculty Personnel: NA

* At many hospitals, physicians and dentists are not on staff. They are paid as faculty by a medical school or through other arrangements

This information was provided by the American Hospital Association. Find out more about AHA data products at www.ahadata.com.

Data last updated July 2013


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