DCMC Quick FactsFY16
|*Does not include physicians|
|Patient Days: 41,224||Neonatal ICU Days: 6,844|
|Average Daily Census: 112.63 ||Open Heart Cases: 64|
|Average Length of Stay: 4.22||Employees*: 2,245|
|ER Visits: 73,683||Licensed Beds: 248|
|Outpatient Visits: 135,039 ||BSN or Higher Rate: 79.08%|
|Inpatient Surgical Visits: 2,452||Certification Rate: 33.13%|
|Outpatient Surgical Visits: 4,744|
Using Hammocks to Prevent NICU Pressure Ulcers
Tammy Bass from DCMC has been dedicated to alleviating pressure ulcers in babies and infants. Her most recent idea to use hammocks instead of a flat resting surface to minimize pressure points has since been recognized as one of six innovations to move forward by Launchpad Ascension.
The Nurses Behind the Comprehensive Care Clinic
The Children’s Comprehensive Care Clinic, our primary care clinic dedicated to serving children with complex medical needs now provides medical, psychosocial and behavioral services to over 500 children.