Broward Health Medical Center

Stats & Services

General Information

Operated by: Hospital district or authority
Hospital type: General medical and surgical
Number of Beds: 656
Parent system: Broward Health

Statistics

Admissions: 29,012
Inpatient surgeries: 5,951
Outpatient visits: 276,345
Emergency room visits: 128,222
Births: 3,394
Number of Beds: 656

Services Provided

Inpatient

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

Outpatient

  • Alzheimer center*
  • Bariatric/weight control services*
  • Breast cancer screening/mammograms
  • Certified trauma center
  • Chemotherapy
  • Dental services*
  • Heart catheterization—diagnostic (adult)
  • Extracorporeal shock lithotripter
  • Fitness center
  • Genetic testing/counseling*
  • HIV-AIDS services
  • Home health services
  • Heart catheterization—treatment (adult)
  • Kidney dialysis
  • Chemotherapy
  • Physical rehabilitation
  • Psychiatric services (Consultation and Outpatient care*)
  • Sleep center
  • Sports medicine*
  • Urgent-care center*
  • 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
  • Transportation for elderly/handicapped*
  • Translation services

Community Outreach

  • Health fairs
  • 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: 997
Licensed practical nurses: 14
Faculty Personnel: NA

Part Time

Physicians and dentists*: 11
Registered nurses: 198
Licensed practical nurses: 2
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 June 2014


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