UCSF Medical Center and UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital are committed to providing the safest and highest quality care to patients. We measure our performance against our own rigorous standards as well as compare the outcomes of our care with top medical centers nationwide in our effort to continually improve the care we provide. We believe that sharing our results with the public is an obligation and a critical factor in our mission of continuous improvement.
At UCSF, we define optimal quality care as:
UCSF Medical Center and UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital, which are part of the University of California, San Francisco, provide services ranging from primary care to organ and bone marrow transplants to complex neurosurgery. Our patients make 750,000 visits to our clinics annually, and our hospitals admit about 30,000 patients each year.
Our progress in maintaining the highest standards of care is reflected in our accreditations, rankings and activities:
Today, you have many choices for where you receive health care. We believe it is critical for medical centers to provide data on performance so patients and their families can make informed decisions about where they seek care. Here is performance information on topics we think are important to patients.
If you have any questions regarding our performance or would like any other information about us, contact Quality Improvement:
If you have any questions or comments about our performance, contact Quality Improvement:
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