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Yale-New  Haven Hospital

YNHH Facts

Overview

Yale-New Haven Hospital (YNHH), is a nationally recognized, 1,541-bed, not-for profit, teaching hospital located in New Haven, Connecticut. YNHH, affiliated with Yale Schools of Medicine and Nursing, includes Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital, Yale-New Haven Psychiatric Hospital and Smilow Cancer Hospital.

Yale-New Haven provides advanced treatment in a variety of areas, including surgery, cardiology, cancer, pediatrics, geriatrics, women's services, neurology and more. YNHH is affiliated with Yale Cancer Center, one of the National Cancer Institute's 41 comprehensive cancer centers in the country.

YNHH is the flagship member of the Yale New Haven Health System, Connecticut's leading healthcare system, which also includes Bridgeport and Greenwich Hospitals and their affiliated organizations. Yale-New Haven also includes the Yale-New Haven Shoreline Medical Center, Temple Ambulatory Services and Temple Recovery Care Center.

YNHH’s York Street campus and associated ambulatory sites are Magnet-designated by the American Nurses Credentialing Center as a Magnet hospital.


Missions

Patient Care

YNHH provides sensitive, high-quality healthcare to all patients, serving as a primary care center for New Haven-area residents and a referral center for patients from around the state and country.

Teaching

YNHH serves as the primary teaching hospital for Yale School of Medicine and offers training opportunities for nurses and other allied health care professionals.

Research

YNHH provides the setting for ongoing clinical research that helps bring medical advances from the laboratory to the patient's bedside.

Community Service

YNHH serves the community with public health advocacy, support and services which respond to the area's healthcare needs through health education, health promotion and access to care.


2011 Facts & Figures

Average length of stay 5.24 days
Average daily census 824.6
Total discharges 57,451
Pediatric discharges 5,094
Newborns 4,595
Patient days of care 300,989
Emergency room visits 137,911
Total outpatient visits 638,361
Operating expenses $1.4 billion
Free and uncompensated care costs $184,000,000
Medical staff 3,855
Employees 7,950
Chief Executive Officer Marna P. Borgstrom
President & COO Richard D'Aquila
Chairman of the Board Joseph R. Crespo
Chief of Staff Peter N. Herbert, MD