We are change-makers, fuelled by first hand insight.

We are committed to improving the health of the UK through the collective power of our members.

University hospitals are integral to our health service. They deliver our NHS services, train the future workforce and advance patient treatment through ground-breaking research.

As the largest voice of university hospitals, we bring experts and organisations together to share best practice, inform government policy and deliver better patient outcomes.

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We are the largest unified voice of the UK’s university hospitals, compromising of 45 specialist trusts


Our latest documents, informed by our members, their research and first hand experiences, to inspire healthcare change

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University hospitals declare renewed focus in an NHS under threat

22nd January 2019

University hospitals declare renewed focus in an NHS under threat

University Hospital Association press release Launching this week, the University Hospital Association (formerly the Association of UK University Hospitals), asserts…

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Defining a university hospital

21st January 2019

Defining a university hospital

The University Hospital Association has guidance to make clear the requirements of an NHS provider in being recognised as having…

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