- Erlangen, Germany
University Hospital Erlangen
About us University Hospital Erlangen
University Hospital Erlangen is one of the leading university hospitals in Bavaria and offers advanced medicine, characterized by a tight integration of patient care with university research and teaching. It pursues a very innovative concept. The research results in Erlangen set new standards in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment. With 1368 approved beds in 48 departments, sections and institutes in all areas of medicine, this University Hospital is a supra-regional health care facility of maximum care. In general, in 2014, the hospital treated 63,000 inpatients and 465,000 outpatients.
The first to be mentioned is the Comprehensive Cancer Center Erlangen, one of 13 Centers of Excellence in Germany certified by the German Cancer Society, as well as high quality standards of the Transplant Center Erlangen-Nuremberg dealing with heart, liver, kidney, pancreas, cornea, bone marrow / stem cell transplants.
Various care centers, networks and multidisciplinary teams have enabled comprehensive and interdisciplinary treatment. Over 7,500 employees of the hospital pursue this purpose. Taking care of and for a man is the main motivation for their (clinical, teaching and research) activities.
The University Hospital Erlangen is included in the Focus magazine rating of top German hospitals 2017!
About the city
Erlangen is a large city in the administrative region of Central Franconia in the free state of Bavaria. With broad streets, buildings in baroque style and open squares, Erlangen is one of the most well-preserved Baroque cities in Germany that attracts with its special atmosphere. Enjoy the diversity of beautiful palace gardens at the city center, Erlanger Old City, creative cuisine, outstanding cultural institutions and events, and last but not the least, a living brewery tradition.