About University of Utah Health Sciences

University of Utah Health Sciences is an economic engine unlike any other in Utah. With more than 14,000 faculty and staff it is one of the state's largest employers and contributes millions of dollars in net tax revenue to Utah every year. But University of Utah Health Sciences' impact goes beyond the balance sheet. Its bottom line includes the health and well-being of Utah residents in every corner of the state and from all walks of life.

University of Utah Health Sciences is the only university health care system in the state of Utah, and provides patient care for the people of Utah, Idaho, Wyoming, Montana and much of Nevada. It is also the training ground for most of Utah's physicians, nurses, pharmacists, therapists and other health care professionals.

Our Mission

The University of Utah Health Sciences Center serves the people of Utah and beyond by continually improving individual and community health and quality of life. This is achieved through excellence in patient care, education, and research; each is vital to our mission and each makes the others stronger.

  • We provide compassionate care without compromise.
  • We educate scientists and health care professionals for the future.
  • We engage in research to advance knowledge and well-being.

Our Vision

A patient-focused Health Sciences Center distinguished by collaboration, excellence, leadership, and respect.

Our Values

  • Compassion
  • Collaboration
  • Innovation
  • Responsibility
  • Diversity
  • Integrity
  • Quality
  • Trust

Named as one of theTop 10 Safest Teaching HospitalsBy Consumer Reports

Named as one of the100 Great Hospitals In AmericaBy Becker's Hospital Review

Ranked as one of theBest Performing Health Care Systemsby us news & world report

Health Sciences Received$235 Million In GrantsDuring Fiscal Year 2013

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