Quality Care

We are dedicated to providing the most advanced care and take every possible precaution while you are in our hospital to ensure the best outcome. Discover why our focus on being a quality hospital has earned us a reputation as the best hospital in the region, the state of Kansas and Kansas City.

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The Academic Medical Center Advantage

At The University of Kansas Health System, you'll benefit from the unique strengths of an academic medical center. The scope of knowledge, the depth of expertise, the breadth of scientific inquiry and the advanced technological resources you'll find at The University of Kansas Health System are unmatched by community hospitals.

Benefits to you

By choosing us for your healthcare, you’ll have access to physicians representing more than 200 medical specialties and services. Our doctors are among the top specialists in their fields. Together, they care for patients, collaborate to find breakthroughs in prevention, diagnosis and treatment of diseases, and pass along their knowledge to the next generation of healthcare professionals.


Together, The University of Kansas Health System and the University of Kansas Medical Center serve our region as the premier academic medical center. The health system’s physicians, nurses and staff share a commitment to service, continuous improvement and patient care excellence. The medical center’s faculty members engage in teaching and clinical research, shaping the future of medicine.

Our organizations collaborate to bring our patients exceptional care and the latest treatment options.

Excellence and caring permeate our culture at every level. We are privileged to help people from all parts of Kansas and Missouri, as well as patients from every U.S. state and several countries.  Our quality and outcomes have earned our position among U.S. News & World Report’s best hospitals for 12 consecutive years.

As the teaching hospital for the University of Kansas Medical Center, the only academic medical center in Kansas, it is our responsibility to provide the highest level of expertise, service and technology to care for the most severely ill patients. Our clinicians and researchers are proud and eager to meet this challenge.

Advanced research

The hospital's physicians are not only faculty members at the University of Kansas School of Medicine, they are also at the forefront of medical discoveries taking place at the University of Kansas Medical Center. The medical center is a research leader in cancer treatment and prevention, neurology and liver and kidney transplantation. The School of Health Professions and the School of Nursing are also nationally recognized for their research accomplishments.

Multidisciplinary medicine 

Because The University of Kansas Health System is an academic medical center, you benefit from collaboration among physicians. You'll have access to the latest and most comprehensive diagnostic and treatment options and a continuous network of care. Here, specialists are often located across the hall instead of across town.

Better care for complex conditions

As the region’s leading academic medical center serving the Kansas City area, we manage the most complex medical and surgical cases and provide leading-edge options and the most advanced expertise.

Our specialists provide innovative treatments for patients with complex conditions, such as liver failure, heart valve disorders and leukemia or lymphoma. Without this level of care, some of these patients would have no other options available in this region.

Adult split-liver transplant

Complex surgeries are common here.

Our surgeons saved two lives with one liver when they performed the area's first split-liver transplant. People from around the region and the country turn to us to meet even the rarest surgical needs.

Heart valves

We offer more options and more hope for heart patients. Our hospital provides as many innovative heart valve options as any facility in the nation. These include advanced alternatives like minimally invasive transcatheter aortic valve replacement, or TAVR.

Learn more about heart valve treatment at our Center for Advanced Heart Care.

Blood and marrow transplants

Our blood and marrow transplant program is finding more lifesaving matches for patients with leukemia, lymphoma and other blood diseases. One way is through haploidentical transplants.

Learn more about the care we provide through our patients' stories.