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 FY12
FY13
Available Beds 957* 999*
Average Occupancy Rate 80.67% 82.92%
Admissions 48,493 48,961
Average Length of Stay (in days)
5.83 6.03
Admissions to Observe 11,311 13,946
Ambulatory Visits  
MGPO Visits (approximate) 684,766 783,740
Clinic Visits (hospital and some group) 496,790 505,962
Danvers 23,318 22,967
Health Centers:    
Charlestown 57,781 53,600
Chelsea 144,768 144,444
Revere 86,758 79,963
Back Bay 18,784 18,751
Total Health Center Visits308,091296,758
Emergency Visits 95,764 100,519
Total Ambulatory, health center and Emergency Visits1,608,7291,709,910
Surgical Cases    
Inpatient 19,131 19,607
Ambulatory 22,173 22,590
Total Surgical Cases41,30442,197
Births 3,699 3,695

*as of year end

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