2016 UCI Health Facts & Figures


About UC Irvine Health

UC Irvine Health comprises the clinical, medical education and research enterprises of the University of California, Irvine. Patients can access UC Irvine Health at physician offices throughout Orange County and at its main campus, UC Irvine Medical Center in Orange, Calif. UC Irvine Medical Center is a 411-bed acute care hospital providing tertiary and quaternary care, ambulatory and specialty medical clinics, behavioral health and rehabilitation. It is the primary teaching location for UC Irvine School of Medicine.

Other centers of interest:

  • UC Irvine Douglas Hospital
  • UC Irvine Neuropsychiatric Center
  • Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
  • Regional Burn Center
  • Region’s only Level I trauma center & Level II pediatric trauma center
  • Region’s only high-risk perinatal/neonatal program and maternal-fetal transport system


  • Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center is one of 47 comprehensive cancer centers in the United States and the only one in Orange County.

  • More than 100 physicians are listed as Best Doctors in America by Best Doctors Inc.

  • U.S. News & World Report listed UC Irvine Medical Center among America’s Best Hospitals for the 16th consecutive year in 2016 and rated two specialties among the top 50 nationally: 39th for ear, nose and throat, and 43rd for geriatrics.

  • Since 2001, U.S. News has given national recognition to our programs in cancer; digestive disorders; ear, nose and throat; geriatrics; gynecology; kidney disorders; and urology.

  • Joint Commission awarded disease-specific certification for UC Irvine Health Heart Failure Program.

  • Earned The Leapfrog Group’s “Top Hospitals” recognition and three straight ‘A’ Hospital Safety Scores.

  • Joint Commission awarded certification as Orange County's first Comprehensive Stroke Center, an advanced designation reserved for hospitals capable of receiving and treating the most complex stroke cases.

  • UC Irvine Medical Center was Orange County’s first hospital to receive American Nurses Credentialing Center Magnet Recognition for nursing excellence.

By the Numbers

Outpatient visits

Patient days

Patient discharges

Visits to the emergency department

Surgeries (inpatient and outpatient)

Trauma patients treated annually – more than half of Orange County’s traumas

Primary and specialty care physicians

Licensed beds

Licensed beds in Level III neonatal
intensive care unit

High-tech operating rooms including two hybrid cardiac care operating rooms

Beds in the Burn Intensive Care Unit

All patient and financial data from

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