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University Hospital Basel

The University Hospital Basel (uhbs) is one of Switzerland's leading university medical centers. It offers treatment in all medical fields and consists of 52 entities including clinics, units, institutes and central services.

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All the clinics are committed to practicing innovative medicine, while simultaneously being a clinical facility for teaching and research. There is a high standard of quality assurance.

The clinical concept that a person's physical, psychological and social well-being are of prime importance is paramount at University Hospital Basel. In addition, it offers the most up-to-date treatment methods for such varied diagnoses as "simple" cuts and fractures to severe brain injuries and complex cardiovascular problems, 365 days a year, 7 days a week, 24 hours a day.

The university as a mark of quality is a tradition in Basel. It was founded in 1460 and is the oldest university in Switzerland. Today the University Hospital Basel acts a teaching hospital for 1050 students of medicine and dentistry each year.

Basel is known throughout the world as the home of leading international chemical and pharmaceutical industries which greatly contribute to the field of life sciences. This has been very advantageous for the University Hospital Basel, since it consistently promotes academic exchange and clinical consultation.

The University Hospital Basel prides itself in having a beautiful ambience and a top service. Situated in the very center of the city where a large, well-tended park is one of its finest recreation facilities.

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