HEALTHCARE IN CLEVELAND
HEALTHCARE IN CLEVELAND
Cleveland is proud of its world-class healthcare. In fact, the area’s two largest employers — Cleveland Clinic and University Hospitals — will likely be two of your primary sources when it comes to locating doctors and facilities throughout the Greater Cleveland area. Another, MetroHealth System, is our third-largest healthcare system, and the area’s 13th largest employer.
Starting a family or bringing one to town? Welcome to the home of Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital and the Cleveland Clinic Children’s Hospitals. The finest healthcare for children is your doorstep when you call Northeast Ohio home.
Cleveland Clinic / 9500 Euclid Ave., Cleveland 44195
This nonprofit, multispecialty academic medical center with more than 35,000 employees integrates clinical and hospital care with research and education. The Cleveland Clinic is one of the nation’s largest and most respected healthcare systems. Four thousand physicians, scientists, residents and fellows contribute to patient care in 120 specialties throughout the Cleveland Clinic system, which includes 16 family health centers throughout Northeast Ohio (many contain imaging, pharmacy and surgical centers), eight Joint Commission-accredited community hospitals, Cleveland Clinic Florida, Cleveland Clinic Canada, Abu Dhabi and the Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health in Las Vegas.
For 14 high-acuity conditions requiring special expertise, Cleveland Clinic is nationally ranked by U.S. News & World Report, and for cardiology and heart surgery, it’s ranked #1. In August 2015, the Akron General Health System joined the Cleveland Clinic system. Akron General includes Akron General Hospital, Visiting Nurse Service and Affiliates, Hospice of Visiting Nurse Service, Lodi Community Hospital, Edwin Shaw Rehabilitation Institute, and three health and wellness centers.
For more information call 216-444-2200 or visit clevelandclinic.org
MetroHealth / 2500 Metrohealth Dr., Cleveland 44109
MetroHealth is Greater Cleveland’s oldest healthcare system. Founded in 1837, it is a nationally ranked nonprofit, county-operated healthcare system located on the near west side of Cleveland. Led by CEO Akram Boutros and affiliated with Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, it is an industry leader in numerous areas: children’s and women’s, including high-risk obstetrical care and neonatal intensive care, comprehensive medical and surgical subspecialties, heart and vascular care, cancer care, senior health, stroke and rehabilitative health care services, emergency and critical care and trauma.
MetroHealth is a Level 1 trauma center for Northeast Ohio, with many burn and trauma victims being transferred here. Its air ambulance service is internationally known and has trained crews from Poland to Japan. In addition to its main campus hospital, MetroHealth has 16 clinics throughout the area.
For more information, call 216-778-7800 or visit metrohealth.org
University Hospitals / 11100 Euclid Ave., Cleveland 44106
Founded in 1866, University Hospitals serves the needs of patients through an integrated network of 18 hospitals, more than 50 outpatient health centers and 200 physician offices in 16 counties throughout northern Ohio. The system’s flagship academic medical center, University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center, located on a 35-acre campus in Cleveland’s University Circle, is affiliated with Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. The main campus also includes University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital, ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the nation; University Hospitals MacDonald Women's Hospital, Ohio's only hospital for women; and University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center, part of the NCI-designated Case Comprehensive Cancer Center. UH is home to some of the most prestigious clinical and research programs in the nation, including cancer, pediatrics, women's health, orthopedics, radiology, neuroscience, cardiology and cardiovascular surgery, digestive health, transplantation and urology. UH Cleveland Medical Center is perennially among the highest performers in national ranking surveys, including “America’s Best Hospitals” from U.S. News & World Report. UH is also home to Harrington Discovery Institute at University Hospitals – part of The Harrington Project for Discovery & Development. UH is one of the largest employers in Northeast Ohio with 26,000 employees.
UH’s vision is “Advancing the science of health and the art of compassion,” and its mission: “To Heal. To Teach. To Discover.” Follow UH on Facebook @UniversityHospitals and Twitter @UHhospitals.
For more information, visit uhhospitals.org
The Global Center for Health Innovation (GCHI) / 1 St. Clair Avenue NE, Cleveland, OH 44114
Located in downtown Cleveland near Public Square, GCHI is the only facility in the world that displays the future of health and healthcare. Adjacent to the Cleveland Convention Center, it features four themed floors that are free and open to the public, Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. The first floor features the State-of-the-Art Patient Home, designed to showcase current technology that enables people with mobility, sensory, and physical and mental challenges to live safely in their homes through innovative healthcare delivery, health monitoring, and lifestyle enhancement devices. The second floor is the People, Patients and Caregivers floor, featuring elements within a healthcare system dedicated to patient care. The third floor’s theme is Clinical Spaces, dedicated to enhancing the clinical experiences of patients through technology, systems and devices. The fourth level showcases Health Care Information Technology, dedicated to improving healthcare access and outcomes, and reducing costs through the implementation of information technology across the entire spectrum of healthcare delivery.
For more information call 216-920-1450 or visit theglobalcenter.com
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