About The University of Kansas Health System
The University of Kansas Health System in Kansas City is a world-class academic medical center and destination for complex care and diagnosis. We offer more options for patients with serious conditions because of our expertise and leadership in medical research and education. Our physicians are researchers and educators expanding the boundaries of medical knowledge. Their major breakthroughs lead to the life-changing treatments and technologies of the future.
We are committed to continuing our legacy of excellence by providing outstanding service, leading-edge patient care and healthcare education to people in the Kansas City region, throughout Kansas and beyond. – Bob PagePresident and CEO, The University of Kansas Health System
Our promise to you
We know you have many hospitals in Kansas City to choose from for your care. At The University of Kansas Health System, we provide the most current and effective treatments in a welcoming, professional and caring environment. Our vision, mission and values represent our commitment to your overall health and satisfaction with our hospital. Our goal is to ensure that you have the best possible healthcare experience by receiving quality care and outstanding service.
The academic advantage
Our knowledge, expertise and advanced technology are unmatched by those of community hospitals.
From humble beginnings, we've transformed into one of the nation's best academic health systems.
Caring for the region
We provide the highest quality care to people across the region so they can stay closer to home.
Accreditation and recognition
Our patients are the focus of everything we do. That focus is how we have earned a reputation as the region's premier academic medical center.
Publications and newsletters
Our publications cover healthy lifestyle news, athletic training tips, wellness info and more from a trusted source - The University of Kansas Health.
Measuring hospital quality is no easy task. A number of factors are considered when determining what makes a quality hospital. We embrace a quality-focused, service-minded culture of care.
Our leadership team is steadfast in its drive and commitment to support and empower all members of the organization in our shared quest to lead the nation in caring, healing, teaching and discovering.
We partner with organizations that support our mission to serve the healthcare needs of people who live throughout the greater Kansas City metropolitan community. Learn more about our corporate partnerships.
Our commitment to your rights as a patient
We respect your role in making decisions about your care. We will provide care in a manner that is sensitive to cultural, racial, religious and other differences. We will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual preference, national origin, disability or source of payment.
We will respond to your reasonable requests for treatment and to your healthcare needs, depending on both the urgency of your situation and on our ability to provide the kind of treatment you may require.
We urge you to participate in decisions about your healthcare. Talk with your caregivers and actively participate in planning your care to help ensure that the care you receive reflects your dignity, your desires and your values.