Why Partner with UC Davis Health?
Clinical, Quality, and Operational Resources At Your Service
UC Davis Health welcomes opportunities to work collaboratively with community partners as large and small hospitals alike navigate the ever changing healthcare landscape. We seek to establish innovative affiliations and partnerships with community providers who are equally committed to pursuing community-wide solutions to ensure care to the patients we serve.
Nationally ranked in pediatric and adult specialties, UC Davis Health is proud to offer community partners the latest advancements and the highest-quality care. Our partners have access to a full array of specialty and subspecialty clinical services, educational resources, and operational support.
UC Davis Medical Center is a nationally renowned academic medical center where clinical practice, teaching and research converge to advance human health.
A few highlights about the medical center:
- 619-bed complex, tertiary, and quaternary care hospital
- Region's only Level I adult and pediatric trauma centers
- Nationally ranked by U.S. News and World Report in adult and pediatric specialties
- Consistently ranked among America's top hospitals for quality and safety
- Magnet® nursing designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center
- Leading referral center with more ICU beds than any other area hospital
UC Davis Children's Hospital is the tertiary and quaternary care pediatric hospital for children throughout Northern California, north to the Oregon border and east to Nevada. As the region's only nationally ranked comprehensive hospital for children, UC Davis Children's Hospital offers children and their families the highest level of care for virtually every pediatric health condition, from autism to urology.
More than 120 physicians serve infants, children, adolescents, and young adults with primary, subspecialty and critical care. Some highlights:
- 49-bed ICU
- 24-bed PICU, including cardiac unit
- 36-bed pediatric ward, including oncology services
- 20-bed pediatric emergency department
- Level I pediatric trauma center
- Children's surgery center
- Pediatric telemedicine program with more than 5,000 consults across California
The UC Davis Cancer Care Network offers the expertise of UC Davis Health and the UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center to community health systems. We are proud to offer our communities a unique partnership that links community oncologists with UC Davis cancer specialists, allowing patients to receive leading-edge care close to home. We provide our partners with access to comprehensive network services such as clinical trials, virtual tumor boards, nursing, and quality care.
The Center for Health and Technology is recognized for advancing innovation in technology-enabled clinical care, informatics, research, and health education. Leveraging its leadership in telehealth and using an integrated approach for simulation-based education and distance learning, the program serves as a model for organizations world-wide and plays an integral role in the goals of UC Davis Health.
The Center for Health and Technology's telehealth program provides remote communities with access to adult and pediatric specialty and subspecialty care not otherwise available locally. We are one of the nation's largest telehealth programs, with nearly 40,000 consultations to more than 100 sites throughout California, including rural hospitals and clinics, county health offices, regional health centers, and Native American health-care sites.
The Center for Health and Technology offers exceptional training, education, and research opportunities for medical and nursing students, physicians and many other providers. The state-of-the-art facility includes video-conferencing capabilities and novel design elements specifically built for technology-enabled learning and healthcare. Courses are available via interactive video-conferencing, interactive webcasting, and on-demand video.
The related Center for Virtual Care offers on-site simulation-based training for physicians, nurses, and staff, and is accredited as a Level I Comprehensive Education Institute by the American College of Surgeons.
Community hospitals and health centers play a major role in this program that trains physicians who wish to serve California's rural areas. Community partners offer preceptors, clerkships and clinical rotations, benefiting in return from increased access to UC Davis resources and the satisfaction and prestige of teaching.