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    Report was generated on: Tuesday, June 27, 2017



    Hospital Resources
    Year Val Verde County Region 8 Texas
    Acute Care Hospitals 2010 1 44 547
    Psychiatric Hospitals 2010 0 4 42
    Acute Care For-Profit Hospitals 2010 0 24 278
    Acute Care Non-Profit Hospitals 2010 0 6 152
    Acute Care Public Hospitals 2010 1 14 117
    Beds Setup and Staffed for Acute Care 2010 80 7,288 69,637
    Beds Setup and Staffed for Obstetrics Care 2010 18 568 6,056
    Acute Care Licensed Beds 2010 93 8,319 78,127
    Psychiatric Care Licensed Beds 2010 0 746 5,391
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    Migration for Birth
    Year Val Verde County Region 8 Texas
    Births in Area 2009 1,247 40,757 412,099
    Births to Area Residents 2009 952 39,829 405,242
    Births in Area to County Residents 2009 900 33,591 315,753
    Birth Service Ratio (Resident Births in County) 2009 94.5 84.3 77.9
    Number of Hospitals Where Births Occurred 2009 1 32 285
    Number of Births Not in a Hospital 2009 28 260 3,342
    Percentage of Births Not in a Hospital 2009 2.9% 0.7% 0.8%
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    Health Occupations
    Year Val Verde County Region 8 Texas
    Direct Care Physicians 2011 36 4,541 42,716
    Primary Care Physicians 2011 23 1,852 17,996
    Physician Assistants 2011 7 658 5,372
    Registered Nurses 2011 185 20,364 184,467
    Licensed Vocational Nurses 2011 186 10,462 72,921
    Nurse Practitioners 2011 6 650 6,676
    Dentists 2011 14 1,298 11,751
    Pharmacists 2011 16 2,191 21,306
    Chiropractors 2011 2 376 5,020
    Veternarians 2011 5 691 5,955
    EMS Personnel 2011 163 6,094 58,266
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    Ratio of 2009 Population per Health Care Professional
    Year Val Verde County Region 8 Texas
    Direct Care Physicians Ratio 2011 71.3 174.9 165.0
    Primary Care Physicians Ratio 2011 45.5 71.3 69.5
    Physician Assistants Ratio 2011 13.9 25.3 20.8
    Registered Nurses Ratio 2011 366.3 784.2 712.7
    Licensed Vocational Nurses Ratio 2011 368.3 402.9 281.7
    Nurse Practitioners Ratio 2011 11.9 25.0 25.8
    Dentists Ratio 2011 27.7 50.0 45.4
    Pharmacists Ratio 2011 31.7 84.4 82.3
    Chiropractors Ratio 2011 4.0 14.5 19.4
    Veterinarians Ratio 2011 9.9 26.6 23.0
    EMS Personnel Ratio 2011 322.8 234.7 225.1
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Last updated March 11, 2011