UofL Health - Jewish Hospital

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UofL Health - Jewish Hospital

Located in downtown Louisville, internationally-renowned Jewish Hospital is a 462-bed hospital known for its numerous medical firsts in Kentucky, in the nation and throughout the world. Jewish Hospital opened in 1905 with a mission to provide all patients with the highest quality care and a strong emphasis on research and education. Today, Jewish Hospital is an internationally renowned, high-tech tertiary referral center located in downtown Louisville, developing leading-edge advancements in a vast number of specialties and services.

Many of the hospital’s clinical programs have achieved national rankings for excellence. Noted for numerous medical firsts in Kentucky, the nation and the world, Jewish Hospital is the site of the nation's first four hand transplants, and the world's first and second successful AbioCor® Implantable Replacement Heart transplant. The Jewish Hospital Trager Transplant Center is in a select group of hospitals nationwide that perform all five solid organ transplants – heart, lung, liver, kidney and pancreas. The center also includes a Pancreas Disease Center, a GI Motility Clinic, and Advanced Heart Failure and Ventricular Assist Device programs.