Facts & Figures

Cleveland Clinic by the Numbers

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Patient visits:

In 2019, there were 9.8 million total outpatient visits, 309,000 hospital admissions and observations, and 255,000 surgical cases throughout Cleveland Clinic’s health system.


Cleveland Clinic is a 6,026-bed health system that includes a 165-acre main campus near downtown Cleveland, 18 hospitals, more than 220 outpatient facilities, and locations in southeast Florida; Las Vegas, Nevada; Toronto, Canada; Abu Dhabi, UAE; and London, England.


Among Cleveland Clinic’s 67,554 employees worldwide are more than 4,520 salaried physicians and researchers, and 17,000 registered nurses and advanced practice providers, representing 140 medical specialties and subspecialties.

Research and education:

Cleveland Clinic has 1,923 residents and fellows in training and 110 accredited training programs, with research funding totaling $296 million.


Cleveland Clinic serves the community by providing uncompensated health care to those in need, engaging in a broad range of medical, research, education and training programs, and supporting community health initiatives. In 2018, our community benefit contribution totaled $1.4 billion.



Economic and Fiscal Impact Reports

As the largest employer in Northeast Ohio and the second largest in Ohio, Cleveland Clinic has made significant contributions to the state and local economies, totaling $12.6 billion in 2013, according to the Cleveland Clinic Economic Impact Report. In 2013, Cleveland Clinic provided 48,570 direct jobs – including Cleveland Clinic physicians and employees, on-campus hotel jobs, on-campus parking jobs, and jobs existing at spin-off companies – for a total of $3.7 billion in wages and benefits.

In addition, Cleveland Clinic accounted for 44,990 indirect jobs – those provided by other businesses, through the support of the hospital’s spending – for a total of $2.2 billion in wages and benefits. In all, the activities of Cleveland Clinic supported more than 93,000 Ohio jobs in 2013, representing more than $5.9 billion in total earnings.

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Similar economic impact reports were prepared for Cleveland Clinic facilities in Florida and Nevada. In Weston, Fla., Cleveland Clinic Florida’s total economic output added up to $783 million, including 5,300 jobs and $365 million in wages and benefits.

In Las Vegas, the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health totaled an economic output of $35.3 million, including 210 jobs and $14.6 million in wages and benefits.



Community Benefit Report

As part of its continuing commitment to promote access to healthcare and healthy behaviors in our communities, Cleveland Clinic invested more than $1 billion in community benefit in 2018, the most in the health system’s history.

Cleveland Clinic’s total community benefit increased 6% to $1.04 billion in 2018 from $981.4 million in 2017. The figures reflect all health system operations for Cleveland Clinic in Ohio, Florida, and Nevada.

Community benefit is a measure of a hospital’s investment in its community through outreach programs, medical education, research, financial assistance, coverage of Medicaid shortfalls, and subsidized care.

“We want every community we serve to be the healthiest community possible,” said Cleveland Clinic CEO and President Tom Mihaljevic, M.D. “Our community benefit demonstrates our focus on creating a healthier population. Caring for patients requires that we care for our communities everywhere we are.”

Read or download the entire community benefit report here.


Community Health Needs Assessment 2016


Cleveland Clinic health system completed comprehensive community health needs assessments (CHNAs) which included all communities surrounding the system’s hospitals and family health centers. The goals of these assessments were to identify and evaluate health related needs in the communities Cleveland Clinic serves and to use this information to fulfill our mission.