Puerto Rico – Hospital Demographics 2016

Puerto Rico has a highly concentrated hospital market.  While the number of hospitals is limited (67), the average hospital has 129 beds, making it the territory with the largest average hospital size in the region.

  • Number of hospitals: 67
  • Number of hospital beds per hospital (average): 129
  • Operating rooms per hospital (average): 3.3

Penetration of:

  • Ventilators: 124%
  • Infusion pumps: 1254%
  • MRI: 54%
  • PET: 37%
  • PACS: 66%
  • Ultrasound: 64%

Procedure types:

  • Ambulatory: 80%
  • Hospitalization: 20%


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Mariana Romero
Mariana is a Senior Account Manager for Global Health Intelligence and has been a key component of the company since day one. As part of her functions, Mariana assesses clients’ market intelligence solutions and methodologies that will drive ROI decisions. Mariana also oversees primary and secondary research efforts, with a principal focus on capital equipment, medical devices, procedure and epidemiological trends, market activity, hospital data and competitive analysis across emerging markets. Additionally, Mariana leads GHI’s marketing, communication and PR activities.
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