Bascom Palmer Eye Institute at the University of Miami

Stats & Services

General Information

Operated by: Not-for-profit
Hospital type: Eye, ear, nose and throat
Number of Beds: 58
Parent system: University of Miami Health System

Statistics

Admissions: 115
Inpatient surgeries: 120
Outpatient visits: 231,520
Emergency room visits: 16,673
Births: 0
Number of Beds: 58

Services Provided

Inpatient

  • Heart catheterization—diagnostic (adult)*
  • End-of-life services (Hospice*, Pain management* and Palliative care*)
  • Heart surgery (adult)*
  • Infection isolation room*
  • Heart catheterization—treatment (adult)*
  • Cancer services
  • Psychiatric care (Partial hospitalization* and Psychiatric emergency services*)

Outpatient

  • Alzheimer center*
  • Arthritis center*
  • Bariatric/weight control services*
  • Breast cancer screening/mammograms*
  • Certified trauma center
  • Chemotherapy
  • Complementary/alternative medicine*
  • Dental services*
  • Heart catheterization—diagnostic (adult)*
  • Extracorporeal shock lithotripter*
  • Fitness center*
  • Genetic testing/counseling
  • Geriatric services*
  • HIV-AIDS services*
  • Heart catheterization—treatment (adult)*
  • Kidney dialysis*
  • Chemotherapy
  • Physical rehabilitation
  • Psychiatric services (Child/adolescent services*, Consultation*, Geriatric services* and Outpatient care*)
  • Sleep center
  • Stop-smoking program
  • Sports medicine
  • Women's health center*
  • Wound management services*

Patient/Family Support Services

  • Alzheimer center*
  • Help with government services
  • Chaplaincy/pastoral care services*
  • Cancer services
  • Patient support groups
  • Patient representative/ombusdman
  • Translation services

Community Outreach

  • Health fairs
  • Health screenings

Imaging Services (Diagnostic and Therapeutic)

  • CT scanner*
  • Diagnostic radioisotope facility*
  • Electron beam CT*
  • 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*: 0
Registered nurses: 65
Licensed practical nurses: 0
Faculty Personnel: NA

Part Time

Physicians and dentists*: 0
Registered nurses: 53
Licensed practical nurses: 0
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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