The University Medical Center and the University of Louisville announced today that they have entered a partnership that brings together University Hospital and the James Graham Brown Cancer Center with KentuckyOne Health.This new collaboration with KentuckyOne Health is essential for University Hospital | James Graham Brown Cancer Center to continue its core mission as an innovative academic medical center and a vital regional safety net hospital that provides the highest level of care to all patients. This partnership ensures that all clinical services remain the same and preserves local control of the hospital. It enables the University of Louisville to continue to recruit and retain the best faculty for its health schools, which train hundreds of doctors, nurses, dentists and other caregivers annually.
Joining forces offers us a secure, long-term financial future that will preserve jobs and enhance our role in the community and throughout the region. We will have an even deeper bench of health care professionals who will continue to provide our community the most comprehensive and best quality care for generations to come.