About Inova Health System

Inova is a not-for-profit healthcare system based in Northern Virginia that serves more than two million people each year from throughout the Washington, DC, metro area and beyond.

Governed by a volunteer board of community members, Inova has grown from one hospital in 1956 to a nationally recognized, comprehensive network of hospitals, outpatient services and facilities, primary and specialty care physician practices, and health and wellness initiatives.

Inova’s five hospitals include more than 1,700 licensed beds and 15,000 employees. Inova encompasses the full array of health services, including the area’s only Level 1 Trauma Center and Level IV neonatal intensive care unit. Inova is also home to nationally and internationally recognized Inova Heart and Vascular Institute (IHVI), Inova Schar Cancer Institute, Inova Translational Medicine Institute (ITMI) focused on genomics research, Inova Neuroscience Institute and Inova Children’s Hospital.


Inova by the Numbers

Key Statistics (2016)

  • Licensed Hospital Beds – 1,796
  • Inpatient Admissions – 101,728
  • Births – 19,765
  • Emergency Room Visits – 419,532
  • Home Care Visits – 108,113
  • Nurses – 4,621
  • Affiliated Physicians – 3,678