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Fact Book 2017 contains hundreds of facts and details about the dynamic world of Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, where top-notch treatment and breakthrough research occur daily, and where the leaders of tomorrow’s medicine are trained.


Total Licensed Beds: 885

Inpatient Admissions: 40,810

Observation Patients: 8,883

Emergency Department Visits: 110,602

Other Outpatient Visits (includes ambulatory visits and outpatient departments): 1,171,619

Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center budget: $2.62 billion

Total Research Awards: $177.3 million

School of Medicine Faculty: 1,246

Registered Nurses: 3,075

House Officers (residents) and Fellows: 728

Medical Students: 479

Total Medical Center Workforce: 14,271

Beds and admissions data covers only the main campus of Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2016.

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