• Fact Sheet

  • Known for its compassion, Porter Adventist Hospital was founded in 1930 on a promise that it would nourish the physical, mental and spiritual health of the community. Guided by a calling to bring science and spirit together, Porter also is widely recognized for providing excellent care in many complex specialty areas, including heart, cancer, transplant, joint replacement, spine, diabetes and hand and eye care.

    By the Numbers

    • 1,429 associates
    • 936 affiliated physicians
    • 368 licensed beds
    • 10,026 annual admissions*
    • 25,204 annual emergency room visits*
    • $1.9M uncompensated and charity care provided annually*

    *For the fiscal year ended June 30, 2016

    Distinctive Services

    • Porter's award-winning, full-service Heart and Vascular Institute offers screenings, diagnostics, chest pain evaluation center, cardiac catheterization lab, electrophysiology lab, open-heart surgery program, and the heart success line---an outpatient follow-up program for congestive heart failure patients, as well as rehabilitation and prevention services.
    • The Porter Cancer Care Center offers standard comprehensive services, PET-CT diagnostic scanning, advanced radiation therapy, genetic counseling, complimentary therapies and more. The Porter Cancer Care Center is nationally accredited by the American College of Surgeons and the American College of Radiology.
    • The Porter Center for Joint Replacement is one of the largest programs in the region. It has an international reputation for research and surgical excellence.
    • The Porter Breast Center is a full-service program offering interventional treatments for breast cancer. This center features a full-time nurse specialist as well as a dedicated breast radiologist who is fellowship trained in breast and women's imaging.
    • Porter's transplant program has performed more than 2,000 organ transplants, including kidney, kidney/pancreas and liver transplants since its inception in 1986.

    Community and Patient Resources

    • Porter's website, http://www.porterhospital.org/, features extensive medical, symptom and drug resources; health assessments; online registration; in-depth information on services, classes and programs; patient stories; hospital and neighborhood amenities and additional medical resources.
    • Porter Hospital offers help finding a provider through CenturaConnect Find a Provider at 888-776-0414.  To speak to a nurse, call our CenturaConnect Nurseline at 888-808-8828.
    • The Porter Hospital Foundation supports the important work of the hospital. To give a gift, visit porterhospitalfoundation.org.
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