Dedicated to delivering superior patient care, and identifying new discoveries and treatments through research, Seattle Children’s is an innovative leader in pediatric health and wellness. With a history of more than 100 years, we celebrate our past while keeping a keen eye on our future.
Some highlights of our 2017 fiscal year appear below. For more information, please download or print the PDF.
Our dedicated employees and volunteers are the heart of Seattle Children’s. In 2017, we had:
No matter the concern, caring for our patients is the focus of our every effort.
- In 2017, we had 429,255 patient visits. 53% of our patients were from Seattle or King County, Washington.
- The top 5 reasons for inpatient admission were chemotherapy, asthma, depressive disorders, bronchiolitis/RSV, and tonsils/adenoids.
- Our top 5 outpatient services were Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, Dentistry, Otolaryngology and the Heart Center.
- We performed 10,929 outpatient surgeries and 4,334 inpatient surgeries.
- We had 403 total licensed beds as of February 1, 2018. 354 of those licensed beds are in operation:
We build on a culture of philanthropy for patient care and research.
Seattle Children’s Hospital
- We had gross revenue of $2,332,540,000.
- We provided $164,605,000 in uncompensated care.
- Our payor mix included 48% from Medicaid and 46% from insurance and managed care.
Seattle Children’s Research Institute
Seattle Children’s Hospital and Research Foundation and Seattle Children’s Guild Association
- We had gross revenue of $96,539,000.
- We provided $25,172,659 of support to the research institute.
- Learn more about ways to help Seattle Children’s, including the guild association – the largest all-volunteer fundraising network for any hospital in the nation.