Status Report on Issues Related to the Transition to the New LAC+USC Medical Center
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Author: Dr. Mitchell Katz
Publisher: L.A. County Department of Health Services
Level: Census tract
Memorandum from L.A. County DHS to the Board of Supervisors providing a status update on the transition to the new LAC+USC Medical Center. This report is the full monthly operational report with trends to include the month of October 2011. The Average Daily Census (ADC) for the month of September was 575 out of 676 licensed beds, an estimated 83% utilization rate (85% occupancy). The Medical/Surgical units was 302 an estimated 96% utilization rate (98% occupancy) for October 2011. The Dangerously Overcrowded Level Comparison for this period was 5%, compared to 1.4% in September 2011.