About Temple Health
Temple University Hospital (TUH): As the chief clinical training site for the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, TUH is a teaching hospital where the latest procedures and techniques are pioneered and where students and other physicians come to learn. It is also a robust research center that is advancing the fight against disease, pushing the boundaries of medical science and altering the course of serious disease. All of this means that Temple physicians and staff are at the forefront of medical knowledge.
Temple Faculty Physicians (TFP): Temple Faculty Physicians, the academic practice plan of Temple University Health System, is made up of more than 500 physicians who represent almost every subspecialty in modern medicine – from family medicine physicians to organ transplant surgeons.
Lewis Katz School of Medicine (LKSOM): The School of Medicine and Temple University Hospital (TUH), its chief clinical training site, provide care for patients from throughout the region seeking advanced tertiary- and quaternary-level care. In addition, TUH serves one of the most vulnerable populations in the nation, providing more free and under-reimbursed care than any other hospital in Pennsylvania.
Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is dedicated to excellence in education, research and patient care, achieved by faculty, staff and learners who represent and serve our diverse society.
The School provides:
Education that is patient-centered, instilling in learners the School’s ethic of human service and lifelong learning
Research that advances and integrates basic and clinical science
Patient care that is administered with compassion and understanding, utilizing contemporary knowledge and techniques
Temple Health consists of:
o Temple University Hospital (TUH)
o Temple University Hospital – Jeanes Campus
o Fox Chase Cancer Center
o Temple University Hospital – Episcopal Campus
o Temple University Hospital – Northeastern Campus
o Temple Faculty Physicians
o Temple Physicians, Inc.
o Temple Transport Team
3420 N. Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19140