COMMUNITY HOSPITAL NATIONAL COMPARISONS | 2011
In 2011, there were 4,973 community hospitals in the nation.
The number of outpatient visits showed minimal change. The nation’s community hospitals reported an average of 2106
outpatient visits per 1,000 population, a little over 1 percent from 2010. Kansas ranked 22nd in the nation, with 2,437
outpatient visits per 1,000 population. Inpatient admissions for hospitals remained relatively consistent from 2010 to 2011.
Kansas ranked 33rd in the nation, with 105 admissions per 1,000 population.
SOURCE: AHA 2013 Hospital Statistics and U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis and Bureau of the Census