University of Washington Medical Center is a leading academic medical center that provides highly specialized medical care in areas such as cardiology, high-risk pregnancy and neonatal intensive care, oncology, orthopaedics and organ transplantation. Patients travel from across Washington, Wyoming, Alaska, Montana and Idaho for our specialized services.
U.S. News & World Report
’s 2013-14 edition of Best Hospitals ranked University of Washington Medical Center No. 1 in the state and in the Seattle metro area. UW Medical Center is rated among the nation's top 10 hospitals in three specialties: rehabilitation (No. 4), cancer (No. 7), and diabetes and endocrinology (No. 8). The medical center also was named the nation’s first Magnet Hospital for excellence in nursing care by the American Nurses Credentialing Center, which has continued to honor UWMC with this award every four years since 1994.
UW Medical Center partners with the Fred Hutchison Cancer Research Center and Seattle Children’s through the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance to provide the most advanced cancer diagnosis and treatment available.
UW Medical Center’s areas of specialization include:
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