Our Caring Service Begins with Me. This is our common purpose and it is our passion. It's visible in each of us every minute of every day. And our culture that promotes Star Service focuses on our commitment to provide patients, visitors and fellow team members with superior service.
Our staff of more than 10,200 represents the most talented and dedicated of healthcare workers. In fact, for two years in a row, VCUHS has been ranked a "Top Hospital in Virginia" by US News & World Report. To earn these and many additional accolades, we rely on the professionalism, dedication and compassion of each and every valued member of our team. We appreciate their innumerable contributions to VCUHS and to the community of patients and families whose lives they touch each day. We pay it forward by offering our employees among the most meaningful benefits packages that we know of. What’s more, they can take advantage of more than 400 work/life benefits, like on-site child care and adult care; back up and sick care for children and adults; generous education assistance; and, much more. In fact, our work/life and benefits offerings have earned us eight distinctions a Working Mother magazine "100 Best Employers for Working Mothers," along with several local designations as Richmond's Top Workplace.
We are a regional referral center for the state, the region’s only Level I Trauma Center, a Carnegie Foundation Level I Research University and a National Cancer Institute Cancer Center. For 2013, our vital statistics include:
Licensed Beds 865 Adjusted Discharges 58,091 Inpatient Discharges 34,105 Emergency Department Visits 85,683 Outpatient Clinic Visits 580,005 Total Surgeries 20,442 Virginia Premier Member Months 2,050,883
VCU Health System is composed of a 600-strong physician practice, numerous outpatient clinics and our hospital, which has 865 licensed beds. We are a regional referral center for the state and the region’s only Level I Trauma Center. VCUHS offers nearly 200 specialty areas, many of national and international acclaim. – less