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Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak
Beaumont Health
Beaumont Health logo.svg
Geography
LocationRoyal Oak, Michigan, United States
Coordinates42°30′53″N 83°11′33″W / 42.514584°N 83.192627°W / 42.514584; -83.192627Coordinates: 42°30′53″N 83°11′33″W / 42.514584°N 83.192627°W / 42.514584; -83.192627
Organization
FundingNon-profit hospital
TypeTeaching
Affiliated universityOakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine
Services
Emergency departmentLevel I Adult Trauma Center
Level II Pediatric Trauma Center
Beds1098
Helipads
HelipadFAA LID: 32MI
Number Length Surface
ft m
H1 53 x 53 16 × 16 concrete
History
Construction started1953
OpenedJanuary 1955
Links
Websitewww.beaumont.org/locations/beaumont-hospital-royal-oak
ListsHospitals in Michigan

Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak (BHRO) is a nationally ranked, 1098-bed non-profit, acute care teaching hospital located in Royal Oak, Michigan, providing tertiary care and healthcare services to the Royal Oak region and the greater Detroit metro.[1] Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak is a hospital of the Beaumont Health System and is the flagship facility of the system.[2] The hospital is affiliated with the Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine, as the primary teaching affiliate.[3] The hospital is an American College of Surgeons verified Level 1 Adult and Level II Pediatric Trauma Center[4] with an onsite helipad to transport critically ill patients from within the region.[5]

The hospital is ranked on the U.S. News & World Report as the #2 best in Michigan after University of Michigan Hospital.[6] It originally opened in January 1955.[7]

History[edit]

The hospital was built on the site of what was once the Sharp family farm. Groundbreaking was on June 19, 1953.[8] The hospital opened with 238 beds on January 24, 1955.[9]

In 1997, six days after winning the Stanley Cup, two Detroit Red Wings players, the team massage therapist, and their driver were taken to Beaumont Hospital when their limousine crashed into a tree. Slave Fetisov suffered chest injuries as well as a bruised lung, but made a full recovery. Team massage therapist Sergei Mnatsakanov was not expected to survive, but did, although he was permanently paralyzed from the waist down. Vladimir Konstantinov also suffered severe injuries and was placed on a ventilator.[10] He was released from Beaumont five months later.[11]

Beaumont Children's[edit]

Beaumont Children's, is an acute care children's hospital in Royal Oak, Michigan. It is affiliated with the Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine and located within the larger Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak. The hospital consists of 101 pediatric beds[12] and provides comprehensive pediatric specialties and subspecialties to infants, children, teens, and young adults aged 0–21 throughout the region.[13][14] Beaumont Children's shares the onsite helipad for the attached Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak and is an ACS verified level II pediatric trauma center, one of the only ones in the region.[4]

The hospital features a regional pediatric intensive-care unit and an American Academy of Pediatrics verified level III neonatal intensive care unit.

Beaumont Children's Hospital, now Beaumont Children's, was announced in 2009. Eighty-three sub-specialists, a 40-bed pediatric unit, eight-bed pediatric ICU and 64-bed NICU had been in place at Beaumont, Royal Oak since 2004. In 2008, Beaumont joined the Children's Hospital Association.[15] Facilities include a dedicated specialty inpatient pediatric unit at Beaumont, Royal Oak and inpatient units at the Beaumont hospitals in Troy, Dearborn and Farmington Hills for children with less serious conditions. Specialty pediatric services including emergency care, hematology-oncology, gastroenterology, endocrinology, cardiology, neurology, newborn and pediatric intensive care, pediatric surgery and craniofacial surgery are available at outpatient locations throughout Metro Detroit.

Beaumont Children's cares for more than 100,000 pediatric emergency and after-hours visits every year and 17,000 babies are delivered each year as well. Beaumont Children's is a member of the Children's Hospital Association and the only Southeast Michigan affiliate of Children's Miracle Network Hospitals.[16]

Awards[edit]

The hospital is ranked nationally in 10 different adult specialties on the U.S. News & World Report and is ranked as the #2 best in Michigan after University of Michigan Hospital.[6]

2020-21 U.S. News & World Report Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak[17]
Specialty Rank (In the U.S.) Score (Out of 100)
Cancer High Performing 52.1
Cardiology and Heart Surgery #18 64.8
Diabetes & Endocrinology #20 62.4
Gastroenterology & GI Surgery #20 71.2
Geriatrics #30 79.5
Gynecology #5 82.1
Nephrology #22 61.7
Neurology & Neurosurgery #43 65.6
Orthopedics #11 61.6
Pulmonology & Lung Surgery #21 74.2
Urology #19 68.2

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "American Hospital Directory - Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak (230130) - Free Profile". www.ahd.com. Archived from the original on 2020-12-02. Retrieved 2020-12-02.
  2. ^ "Beaumont's financials, patient volume stats up 3 years into union of hospitals". Modern Healthcare. 2017-06-19. Archived from the original on 2020-12-02. Retrieved 2020-12-02.
  3. ^ "About - Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine - Oakland University". OUWB-Basic-Hero. Archived from the original on 2020-12-02. Retrieved 2020-12-02.
  4. ^ a b "Trauma Centers: Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak". American College of Surgeons. Archived from the original on 2020-12-02. Retrieved 2020-12-02.
  5. ^ "AirNav: 32MI - William Beaumont Hospital Heliport". www.airnav.com. Archived from the original on 2017-08-08. Retrieved 2020-12-02.
  6. ^ a b "Best Hospitals in Michigan". U.S. News & World Report. Archived from the original on 4 October 2020. Retrieved 2 December 2020.
  7. ^ "Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak". Beaumont Health. Archived from the original on 23 April 2020. Retrieved 26 April 2020.
  8. ^ "From the Ground Up". Beaumont Health. Archived from the original on 2020-09-21. Retrieved 2020-04-27.
  9. ^ "10 Things to Know About Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak". Becker's Hospital Review. Archived from the original on 2 December 2020. Retrieved 27 April 2020.
  10. ^ Haddad, Ken. "20 years ago: Limo carrying 2 Detroit Red Wings crashes weeks after 1997 Stanley Cup win". ClickOnDetroit.com. Archived from the original on 2 December 2020. Retrieved 26 April 2020.
  11. ^ "Hospital Releases Red Wings Player". Associated Press. 9 November 1997. Archived from the original on 2 December 2020. Retrieved 26 April 2020.
  12. ^ "Beaumont Children's Hospital". Children's Hospital Association. Archived from the original on 2020-09-30. Retrieved 2020-12-02.
  13. ^ "Preteen, Teen and Young Adult Medicine | Beaumont Health". www.beaumont.org. Archived from the original on 2020-12-02. Retrieved 2020-12-02.
  14. ^ "Visiting Information | Beaumont Health". www.beaumont.org. Archived from the original on 2020-11-18. Retrieved 2020-12-02.
  15. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2016-04-26. Retrieved 2016-04-15.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  16. ^ "Children's Miracle Network Hospitals". Children's Miracle Network Hospitals. Archived from the original on 2020-08-07. Retrieved 2020-12-02.
  17. ^ "Best Hospitals: Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak". U.S. News & World Report. Archived from the original on 28 August 2020. Retrieved 2 December 2020.

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