Public Services Division
Hospital and Health Facilities Statistics
American Hospital Association. National organization representing hospitals and health care networks. Hospital Statistics is used to compare and analyze trends in US hospitals. AHA publishes the AHA Guide to the health care field, which includes data for each hospital, organized by city and state. AHA publications are available for purchase.
American Hospital Directory. Louisville (KY): American Hospital Directory; 2000- . Contains some free hospital profiles, and state and national hospital statistics. More detailed statistics require a subscription.
National Hospital Discharge Survey (NHDS) Publications and Reports, National Center for Health Statistics, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Conducts surveys on inpatient and outpatient care.