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The Department of Medicine's doctors are nationally recognized for their work in Colorado. Here are some of the hospitals where you can find our physicians.

Denver, Colorado 

University of Colorado Hospital (UCH)

  • UCH is a partner hospital to the School of Medicine and is located on the Anschutz Medical Campus in Aurora, CO. 
  • UCH is the Rocky Mountain region's only academic medical center and is one of five hospitals and hundreds of clinics that make up UCHealth. This facility has been recognized as one of America's best hospitals by U.S. News & World Report and by University HealthSystem Consortium.
  • UCH provides 620 available inpatient beds including 120 ICU beds. A new, state-of-the-art emergency department has a total of 77 beds. UCH is a Level Two trauma center certified by both the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment and the American College of Surgeons, and the facility is also a Cardiac Center with 24/7 cardiac catheterization capabilities and a full participant of the Denver Metro Cardiac Alert System. In addition, UCH is a Level One Regional Burn Center, a Joint Commission-certified Comprehensive Stroke Center, and home to the largest transplant center in the state.
  • U.S. News & World Report ranked UCH among the top 50 hospitals nationwide for seven Department of Medicine specialities: Pulmonology (#2), Diabetes & Endocrinology (#14), Nephrology (#15), Cancer (#22), Gastroenterology & GI Surgery (#22), Geriatrics (#36), and Cardiology & Heart Surgery (#42). Overall, UCH was ranked the best hospital in Colorado and #20 nationwide.
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    Denver Health

      • Denver Health is one of the most comprehensive and integrated public health systems in the county, located in downtown Denver. The hospital is a tertiary care, Level One trauma center and the major trauma referral center for Colorado’s Front Range, home to the Rocky Mountain Regional Trauma Center, and recognized by the University Hospital Consortium as having the best trauma survival rates in the nation.
      • Denver Health is also one of the state’s busiest hospitals, with more than 25,000 admissions annually. In the last 10 years, Denver Health has provided more than $2.1B in care for the uninsured.
      • The hospital maintains 525 licensed beds, including a 24-bed medical ICU, 23-bed surgical/trauma ICU and 12-bed step down unit.
      • In 2008, Denver Health's trauma center was recognized by the American College of Surgeons as the best trauma center in the U.S., based on survival rates.
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    National Jewish Health

      • National Jewish Health is the leading respiratory hospital in the nation, with 24 locations including the main health campus in Denver. National Jewish Health is the only facility in the world dedicated exclusively to groundbreaking medical research and treatment of patients with respiratory, cardiac, immune, and related disorders.
      • Primarily an outpatient facility, the hospital is licensed for 46 beds and had 61 inpatient visits and 98,595 outpatient visits in 2015. More than 225 faculty members and nearly 2,000 staff specialize in respiratory, allergy, immunology, cardiology, gastroenterology, rheumatology and infectious diseases. National Jewish Health also provides lung cancer, occupational health, rehabilitation, and sleep and wellness services, such as smoking cessation, weight management, nutrition, and education programs.
      • National Jewish Health has been ranked by U.S. News & World Report as #1 or #2 every year that the Pulmonology category has been included in the rankings (since 1997). Of those years, National Jewish Health was in the #1 spot for 15 years. The Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS) ranks National Jewish Health in the top 1% of hospitals in the nation.
      • Thomson Scientific ranks National Jewish Health among the 25 most influential research institutions in the world in its areas of focus.
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    Veterans Affairs Medical Center

      • School of Medicine faculty have been providing patient care to the Eastern Colorado Healthcare System for many years. 
      • The new Veterans Affairs Medical Center will be located on the Anschutz Medical Campus in Aurora, CO. Encompassing 31 acres, this state-of-the-art medical center will provide many new services to veterans, as well as expanding the number of veterans served to 83,000 (compared to 58,000 veterans from Colorado and surrounding states being served at the current facility in Denver, which is 670,000 square feet and dates to 1950).