Taking Care of Utah

University of Utah Health is the only academic medical center in the state of Utah and the Mountain West and provides patient care for the people of Utah, Idaho, Wyoming, Montana, western Colorado, and much of Nevada. It also serves as the training ground for the majority of the state's physicians, nurses, pharmacists, therapists, and other health care professionals.

Consistently, ranked #1 in quality in the nation among academic medical centers, our academic partners at the University of Utah include Schools of Medicine and Dentistry, and Colleges of Nursing, Pharmacy, and Health, which are internationally regarded research and teaching institutions.

Our team is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment for our staff, students, patients, and partners. Learn more about our community involvement.

Our System

U of U Health is comprised of:

U of U Health specialist with child patient

U of U Health Hospitals

Excellence in patient care, education, and research—all in service to the community—is vital to our overall mission. Staffed by more than 20,000 employees, U of U Health is recognized nationally as a transformative health care system and regionally as a provider of world-class care. Our system relies on more than 1,400 board-certified physicians and more than 5,000 health care professionals who staff five hospitals:

Community Health Centers and Specialty Centers

U of U Health also has 12 community health centers and several specialty centers, which include:

Our Mission, Vision, & Values

Our Mission

University of Utah Health 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-centered health care organization distinguished by collaboration, excellence, leadership, and respect.

Our Values

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


Community Board of Directors

The Community Board of Directors of University of Utah Health is comprised of community and business leaders committed to improving the well-being of all Utahns. The board is charged with providing input and direction to the administration of the Hospitals & Clinics to ensure that the institution fulfills its mission.

The board operates under the authority of the University of Utah’s Board of Trustees.

U of U Health Organizational Chart

Contact Information:


Contact Information

Medical Staff Office

Credentialing, affiliations verifications

Phone: 801-213-2747
Fax: 801-585-1605
Email: MSO@hsc.utah.edu

Office of the Senior Vice President

5th Floor Moran
175 N. Medical Drive East
Salt Lake City, Utah 84132-5901

Phone: 801-581-7480
Fax: 801-585-3109
Email: sara.allen@hsc.utah.edu

University of Utah Hospitals & Clinics

50 North Medical Drive
Salt Lake City, Utah 84132

Patient Information: 801-585-8000
Hospital Operator: 801-581-2121
Toll Free: 800-824-2073
Physician Referral (Local): 800-662-0052
Physician Referral (Other): 800-453-0122
Email: hscwebmaster@hsc.utah.edu