First-Rate Institution in Utah's Beautiful Salt Lake Valley
About our Health System
University of Utah Health is a state-of-the-art academic medical center that encompasses 5 hospitals and 14 Community Health Centers. Progressive pharmacy services collaborate with teams across the organization. UUH has won top 10 Vizient quality awards for 11 years in a row. UUH is a level 1 trauma center with and ED and 6 ICUs serving a 5 state region with a wide variety of rotation opportunities in acute and critical care. Huntsman Cancer Hospital is NCCN and NCI designated facility with acute care, ambulatory care, infusion, and investigational drug services.
The health system offers primary care, specialty clinic services, and a regional network with over 2 million patient visits a year. The Drug Information, Transplant, Infectious Diseases, Cardiology, Internal Medicine, Specialty Pharmacy, and Pharmacy Informatics Services at UUH are models of advanced practice. UUH serves as a primary rotation site for University of Utah's College of Pharmacy students; the relationship between the college and UUH provides numerous teaching, precepting and research opportunities. The heart of our mission is exceptional patient care.
Salt Lake City offers four season outdoor recreation including hiking and skiing at 7 ski resorts within minutes of the hospital, and Utah boasts the best snow on Earth. Residents enjoy a range of sporting and cultural events both on and off campus, along with easy driving access to Utah's 5 national parks.
Diversity, Inclusion and Equity
The University of Utah Health Department of Pharmacy Services is committed to creating an inclusive learning and working environment and values diversity in all forms. We value the ongoing development of inclusive environments for students, residents, preceptors, and staff to strengthen our organization. We recognize the importance of respecting individual expressions and fostering safe spaces to promote growth in diversity, inclusion, and equity. We believe a diverse pharmacy community will enhance our professional and personal interactions in providing high quality care to all patients.