Model and Underlying Data
Data about Hospitals
Total number of beds by state draws upon aggregates from this report from ESRI based on Definitive Healthcare.
- It includes a listing of total actual beds, ICU beds, and licensed beds. The licensed bed number can offer a clue as to how much capacity headroom a hospital has to grow in emergency.
- It also includes bed utilization rates.
- The AHA also has data about this, see KFF.org. That's beds per 1000 people, and it's not as granular. The source report is available for purchase.
- [cms.gov has a report](https://www.cms.gov/Research-Statistics-Data-and-Systems/Statistics-Trends-and-Reports/Medicare-Provi