About Us

As the region’s premier academic medical center, our team of dedicated surgeons and staff will ensure you experience the highest-quality care possible. We rank among the top hospitals in the nation for quality of care.

Ranked among the nation's best
For 13 consecutive years, we have ranked among the nation's top programs in U.S. News & World Report.
Magnet recognized
The University of Kansas Hospital has been designated a Magnet® facility by the American Nurses Credentialing Center since 2006.
Top academic medical center
Earned Vizient's 2018 Bernard A. Birnbaum, MD, Quality Leadership Award; ranked 5th out of 99 academic medical centers studied.

Multidisciplinary team care

We are committed to providing patients with the most sensitive and advanced level of surgical care. Our centers of excellence and specialty programs offer a multidisciplinary approach to the evaluation and treatment of multiple conditions.

Because we are an academic medical center, we work in a collaborative environment. This ultimately benefits our patients by providing access to specialists in more than 200 fields. To determine the best treatment plan for each patient, our surgeons regularly consult with other care team members for their expertise.

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