Health and Healthcare in Richmond, VAHealthcare comes down to access, affordability and outcomes. Richmond residents have access to 21 acute care hospitals within 60 miles. The ratio of residents to primary care physicians is 77:1 compared to the 598:1 national ratio. Richmond residents are part of Richmond County, which ranks 121st for health outcomes and 121st for health factors in the State of Virginia. Additionally, residents spend 9.3% less than the national average on health care-related goods and services.
Health Outcomes Ranking121st in Virginia out of 134 counties
Health Factors Rank121st in Virginia out of 134 counties
Health Behaviors Rank78th in Virginia out of 134 counties
Hospitals in Richmond, VA21 hospitals within 60 miles
of Richmond, VA 9,778:1 population to hospital ratio
Doctors in Richmond, VA2670 doctors within city limits
of Richmond, VA 77:1 population to primary care ratio
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