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About the UNM Health Sciences Center

  900,000
The estimated total number of patient visits to the UNM Health System each year.

  20
The number of years the UNM School of Medicine has been nationally ranked for its innovative Rural Medicine Program.

  1.6 billion
The number of dollars UNM HSC contributes annually to the state’s economy.

  $161 million+
Last fiscal year, the UNM HSC’s biomedical research was awarded this amount in grants from the National Institutes of Health and other entities.

  1,966
The number of students enrolled in UNM HSC academic programs for fall 2015.

  19,500
The estimated number of jobs generated throughout the state by UNM HSC.

In addition to UNM HSC’s long-recognized role as New Mexico’s leader in providing health care to its uniquely diverse population, its staff – from physicians and nurses to professors and the center’s leadership – is dedicated to making sure New Mexicans in all parts of the state have access to quality, cutting-edge health care when and where they need it. Our influence continues to grow through innovative medical research that reaches every corner of the globe.

HSC Databook

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Information about enrollments, patients served, budgets and more.

View the HSC databook