University Medical Center Brackenridge

UMCB Quick Facts

Level 1 Trauma Center

FY15
*Does not include physicians
Patient Days: 62,633Deliveries: 1,013
Average Daily Census: 171.60Neonatal ICU Days: 522
Average Length of Stay: 4.96
Open Heart Cases: 1
ER Visits: 75,514Employees*: 2,971
Outpatient VIsits: 148,464Licensed Beds: 339
Inpatient Surgical Visits: 5,268BSN or Higher Rate: 66.45%
Outpatient Surgical Visits: 4,553Certification Rate: 24.58%

Stories

Study Explores the Brackenridge ICU RN Perspective

icu-studyAdvanced Practice Supervisor & Clinical Nurse Specialist, Jonathan Hecht, MSN, RN, ACNS-BC, and a group of ICU nurses at UMC Brackenridge completed a research study to understand the perceived benefits of a tracheotomy to a patient.

Read Full Story

Madison's Story: Bowie High Graduate Defies Odds after Brain Injury

A young woman and her parents share the story of the accident that left her with a serious brain injury and her remarkable recovery.

See Her Story

Nurses Reduce Percentage of Patients Leaving ED Unseen

The new triage system has improved patient satisfaction and has decreased the percentage of patients leaving the ED without being seen by a physician or nurse practitioner from 5.21 percent in July 2014 to 1.50 percent nine months later in March 2015.

Read Full Story