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Department of Internal Medicine
Department of Internal Medicine, Hixson atrium background

Patient Care

The University of Kansas Department of Medicine has a long-standing reputation for excellent clinical care. Over that past several years, our focus has included improvements in quality of care, safety and efficiency to assure our patients the very best outcomes. In response to these efforts, the University of Kansas Hospital is now ranked within the top five UHC hospitals. Special attention has been given to the development of optimal in-patient services through a strong Hospitalist Program and securing plans for a new state-of-the-art outpatient medical building. The Department of Medicine is concerned not only with the overall quantity and quality of care, but also increasingly committed to developing specialized programs such as our Cancer Center, Center for Advance Cardiac Care, Liver Center, Kidney Institute and award-winning Medical and Transplant ICUs to focus on the finest of clinical care, discovery and education