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Serving Our Patients

  • Across the Dartmouth-Hitchcock system, we annually have more than 1.3 million outpatient visits, perform nearly 22,000 surgeries, discharge more than 27,000 patients, and care for 30,000 emergency visits in our Lebanon emergency department.
  • Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, New Hampshire’s only academic medical center in Lebanon includes a 396-bed (licensed) hospital with the only Level 1 – the highest-level designation – trauma center, and the only air ambulance service (DHART). The Lebanon medical center covers more than 2 million square feet.
  • Dartmouth-Hitchcock Manchester has served the state’s largest city for more than 30 years, opening in 1984.
  • D-H cares for the top 5 percent of the sickest, most complex patients – a measure known as “case mix index” – in the nation.
  • D-H provided more than $197 million in community benefits in 2016, including $19.5 million in charity care.
  • 40 percent of D-H’s patients come from Vermont; D-H is the second-largest provider of care to Vermonters.