(Map B, Building 31 [E5])
The University Hospital offers state-of-the-art patient care facilities, laboratories, and clinics. It opened in the mid-1980s and serves thousands of patients each year from all over the Commonwealth of Virginia. The hospital is repeatedly named in the nation's Top 100. Recognized for excellence by U.S. News & World Report, Best Doctors in America and Good Housekeeping, physicians at the U.Va. Health System serve patients from the Charlottesville area, the Southeast and from around the world. Many U.Va. physicians, nurses and other health care professionals are recognized nationally and internationally as leaders in their fields. The hospital has 542 beds, excluding the nursery.