Objective To explore the trend and influencing factors of hospital income of a Grade 3 A public hospital in Yinchuan City, Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region from 2012 to 2017, and to provide the basis for effectively controlling the increase of unreasonable medical expenses. Methods Factor analysis method was used. The year 2012 was used as the base period and the year 2017 was as the reporting period. The structure of the hospital income, change tread, hospitalization efficiency were analyzed, and the method factor analysis was used to make quantitative analysis of the impact of related indicators on the degree of hospital income from 2012 to 2017. Results The hospitalization income of the sample hospital increased year by year during this period, and the average daily expenses and discharge number were the main and secondary factors affecting the income. Conclusion On the premise of ensuring that patients receiving effective, safe, and high-quality medical services, the average daily expenses of patients should be reduced as much as possible, and the number of discharged patients should be increased. The efficiency of the hospital’s medical services should be improved while ensuring the control of medical expenses should be controlled. On the premise of ensuring that patients receive effective, safe, and high-quality medical services, the average daily expenses of patients should be reduced as much as possible, and the number of discharged patients should be increased, so that the hospital can not only maximize the economic benefits, but also ensure its social benefits.
China Journal of Pharmaceutical Economics