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American Hospital Association (AHA) Annual Hospital Survey

The American Hospital Association Annual Survey of Hospitals is an annual survey of 6,500 hospitals in the United States. Extensive data is collected on a variety of topics including hospital organizational structure, facilities and services, utilization data, physician arrangements, staffing, and community orientation. It has often been used in conjunction with other datasets, for example in combination with the National Inpatient Sample. Data is available for purchase on CD-ROM; price varies substantially depending on one’s academic and/or hospital affiliation. Other specialized features and data pulls are also available as described below.

Hospital profiles include:

  • Physician arrangements
  • Census data
  • Organizational structure
  • Outpatient visits
  • Primary service data
  • Births
  • Approval code/accreditations
  • Expenses and operations data
  • Hospital bed size data
  • Admissions data
  • Medicare provider identifications

Coverage: National

Description of Cohort: High risk STEMI/NSTEMI patients,Afib patients, CathPCI patients, ICD patients, CHD patients, LAAO patients, PVI patients, TVT patients


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