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Top-ranked hospitals, clinics and medical schools across California. Your well-being is our priority.

Improving lives across California

As an institution devoted to public service, University of California Health fosters compassion, inclusion, innovation and excellence.

Health access and equity informs all our work, which includes: 

  • Training the health care workforce of the future;

  • Serving large numbers of uninsured and Medi-Cal patients;

  • Providing care for the most complex medical cases;

  • Conducting roughly 4,700 clinical trials each year.

Find out how UC Health is serving you

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20 Health professional schools
16,100 Health science students
70% of medical school graduates remain in California after graduation

Training the next generation

UC trains nearly half the medical students and medical residents in California, and attracts those who seek a profession grounded in making a difference in the world. The training they receive combines academic and clinical excellence with a passion for creating more accessible and equitable health care for everyone.

Mobilizing against COVID-19

UC doctors, researchers and scientists mounted a historic battle to confront the deadliest infectious disease outbreak of our time. Learn about UC's many contributions to ending the pandemic.

See the COVID Timeline

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