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Health Care


The University of Iowa Health Sciences Campus

The University of Iowa is proud to play a major role in the preparation of health professionals for Iowa and the nation. Its academic programs, clinical facilities and service agencies prepare students and practitioners to serve a wide spectrum of human health needs. Its components include:

University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, consistently recognized as one of the best hospitals in the United States, is Iowa's only comprehensive, tertiary-level health care center. Patients receive personalized health care provided by highly trained specialists using the most sophisticated medical technology available. As one of the largest university-owned teaching hospitals in the country, UI Hospitals and Clinics annually records more than 850,000 ambulatory clinic visits and about 29,000 acute patient admissions.