University Hospital was founded in 1818 and is the flag ship hospital of University Health Care System. It is ranked #3 in Georgia by US News, is a Magnate designated hospital and has been the Consumers Hospital of Choice 18 years in a row.
In February 2017, construction began on a state-of-the-art 72 bed Emergency Department. The new construction features a pod design, Pediatric ER, Minor Treatment Area and Psychiatric safe holding area. There are over 600 hospital medical staff, robust Hospitalist and Surgicalist services with exceptional service and professional consultation.
- Annual Patient Volume: 84,000
- ED Beds: 54
- Admission Rate: 21%
- Documentation: EPIC
- Physician Daily Coverage: 70-hours
- APC Daily Coverage: 40-hours
- ABEM certification (or eligibility) required