We are a global leading provider of real estate capital to hospitals, and the second-largest non-governmental owner of hospital beds in the United States. We are unique among REITs due to our exclusive focus on investing in hospital real estate. Our hospitals and our tenant operators provided high quality care to millions of patients in the U.S. and abroad in 2020. Domestically, this included more than 490,000 admissions, two million ER visits and 300,000 surgeries.
We are committed to making a positive difference in the communities in which we operate, and we run, and encourage our tenant operators to run, all aspects of operations with environmental and social sustainability in mind.
We’re committed to health and well-being in our headquarters city of Birmingham, Alabama, where we sponsor a high school football program. Our support for local student athletes symbolizes our commitment to healthy living.