UC Medical Center

UC Medical Center is the region’s only academic medical center and only verified Level I adult trauma center. Located on our Clifton Campus, UC Medical Center delivers leading-edge care, led by passionate providers who are driven by science. Our providers work closely together to deliver coordinated, evidence-based care–giving you peace of mind on your way to better health.

Directions & Parking

Directions & Parking

Getting to UC Medical Center.

We understand that it may be challenging to find your way in a place you don’t visit often, so we are here to help you plan your visit and get you to your destination.

Visitor Information

Visitor Information

Important Information About Your Visit.

Visits from relatives, friends and significant others are welcome at UC Health and are considered part of a patient’s therapy. Such visits may relieve a patient’s anxiety and reassure family and significant others that safe, supportive care is being provided.

Downloadable Guide for Patients and Visitors.

This downloadable guide is designed to address common questions about a hospital stay. In it, you will find everything you need to know about your visit or stay at UC Medical Center.

Patient & Guest Amenities

Patient & Guest Amenities

Caring for Our Patients, Community and Each Other.

One of our goals at UC Health is to provide a pleasant and healing environment for our guests. We work hard to ensure that patients have a comfortable and enjoyable stay. Visitors are encouraged to stop at the information desk in the main lobby to receive a patient room number. To protect the confidentiality of patients, nurses and staff may be limited in the information they can provide.

Discharge Information

Discharge Information

Resource and Services for your Discharge.

Your discharge planning should begin the day you are admitted, or shortly thereafter. Since some resources and services may take time to arrange, it is best to start this process as early as possible in your hospital stay in order to maximize your choices.

UC Medical Center Map

Our Unique Approach

Excellence, Innovation and Discovery.

The University of Cincinnati, UC College of Medicine and UC Medical Center have been home to many medical firsts, including the first FDA-approved prescription antihistamine, Benadryl; the oral polio vaccine, the country’s first training program for emergency medicine physicians and development of the clot-busting drug tissue plasminogen activator, or tPA—the first FDA-approved treatment for stroke. 

724 licensed beds.
Greater Cincinnati’s only Level I adult trauma center.
Serving the Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky region for over 200 years.


Ways To Give Back.

Thank you for trusting UC Health with your care. Our patients, their families and friends often wish to make a gift to thank the medical professionals who went above and beyond in their treatment. Through our Grateful Patient and Family Program, you can support the people or programs that made a difference for you.

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At UC Health, we lead the region in scientific discoveries and embrace a spirit of purpose – offering our patients and their families something beyond everyday healthcare. At UC Health, we offer hope.