Every year during National Nurses Week, UC Health takes the time to recognize and thank our nurses for the critical roles they play in the health care industry. With specialized, individualized care, nurses at UC Health demonstrate a tireless commitment to patients and their families day in and day out. From all of us to you: We say ‘thank you.’
Kelly Ball, who holds a doctor of physical therapy, gives patients hope for a recovery after devastating illness or injury. See the expertise she brings to UC Health's Daniel Drake Center for Post-Acute Care.
UC Health is an integrated academic health system serving the Greater Cincinnati region. In partnership with the University of Cincinnati, UC Health combines clinical expertise and compassion with research and teaching – offering patients options for even the most complex situations.
Members of UC Health include:
University of Cincinnati Medical Center
West Chester Hospital
Daniel Drake Center for Post-Acute Care
Bridgeway Pointe Assisted Living
University of Cincinnati Physicians
Lindner Center of HOPE
Several specialized institutes including: UC Gardner Neuroscience Institute; UC Cancer Institute; UC Heart, Lung & Vascular Institute; and UC Diabetes & Metabolic Disease Institute.
To advance healing and reduce suffering.
We are committed to advancing medicine and improving the health of all people – regardless of race, ethnicity, geography or ability to pay – by fostering groundbreaking medical research and education, delivering outstanding primary and specialty care services and building a diverse workforce.
To use the power of academic medicine to advance the science of discovery and transform the delivery of care.
Our PRIIDE Values
We will serve our patients, our community and one another by:
Putting patients and families first: Above all, we will dedicate ourselves to meeting the physical and emotional needs of those we serve.
Showing respect: We will treat others in a respectful and compassionate manner.
Acting with integrity: We will be honest, fair and trustworthy in our decisions and actions, always adhering to the highest ethical standards.
Embracing inclusion: We will maintain an open mind and seek new and different perspectives to create a welcoming and diverse environment.
Seeking discovery: We will work tirelessly to advance the practice of medicine through research and innovation, as well as training and education.
Offering empathy: We will respect and honor the dignity and experiences of others and provide heartfelt comfort and support.
They call us tenacious. The authors of breakthroughs. The ambassadors of hope. With you, we embrace a spirit of purpose. We offer hope. IN SCIENCE LIVES HOPE.
There are many benefits to becoming a UC Health Employee:
1. Join the region’s only academic health system and only adult level one trama center in Cincinnati.
2. Grow in a healthcare organization focused on research, education and innovation in processes and technology.
3. Support the healthcare needs of the local community and Greater Cincinnati.
4. Be part of a team that is Leading the Way.
As an academic health system, UC Health combines clinical care with education and research to deliver the best possible experience for our patients. Our specialty and sub-specialty physicians, nurses and specialized staff work together to focus on you and your health needs.
At UC Health, we not only lead the region in breakthroughs, we embrace a spirit of purpose – allowing us to offer our patients and their families something that surpasses traditional healthcare providers. At UC Health, we offer hope. – less