How We Have Grown

Since 1999, annual hospital admissions at Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) are up over 1,000—now totaling over 4,900 individuals per year who are in need of inpatient care. Our outpatient visits now total over 196,000 annually. This growth has resulted in over 30,000 total patients under active treatment.

 

Admissions

Outpatient Visits

Active Patients

2004 4,250 134,122 21,242
2005 4,320 143,981 22,181
2006 4,401 156,208 22,390
2007 4,214 167,409 22,916
2008 4,538 175,312 24,533
2009 4,589 183,411 26,058
2010 4,932 196,694 30,758


Expected outpatient growthOver the next 10 years, we expect an increase of 32% in the number of  patients needing our help annually, with annual ambulatory (outpatient) visits expected to increase by 29%.