- Jena, Germany
University Hospital Jena
About us University Hospital Jena
The University Hospital Jena is a multidisciplinary medical faicility with a long history, 26 specialized departments and 25 research institutes. There are annually treated about 420,000 outpatients and 52,000 inpatients. The medical staff of the hospital is comprised of about 4,800 health workers. The hospital has high quality medical equipment for providing various types of diagnostic and therapeutic procedures.
The extensive resources of the university hospital, high treatment standards, as well as the introduction of new research developments ensure the highest level of medical care. As a result, the University Hospital Jena enjoys an excellent reputation far beyond Germany and welcomes many foreign patients every year.
In the latest FOCUS clinic list the University Hospital Jena occupies the 16th place!
About the city
Jena is a German university city and the second largest city (after Erfurt) in the state of Thuringia. Located in the middle of the Saale valley, Jena is climatically especially favored among the regions of Germany. Jena is worldwide famous for the Friedrich Schiller University, which, established in 1558, is nowadays the largest higher education institution of Thuringia. Here is the heart of the German optical and precision engineering industry centered upon the Carl Zeiss Company. Jena is also well-known for its cultural scene – with a number of theatres, museums and diverse sights.