Welcome to UofL Health – Jewish Hospital
UofL Health - Jewish Hospital opened in 1905 with a mission to provide all patients with the highest quality care and a strong emphasis on research and education. Located in the heart of the downtown medical campus, Jewish Hospital is a 462-bed, internationally renowned, comprehensive, quaternary medical center that is developing leading-edge advancements in a vast number of specialties and services including heart care, neurosciences, orthopedics and surgical care.
Jewish Hospital team performs first-in-world artificial heart transplant in female patient
The cardiothoracic surgical team at UofL Health – Jewish Hospital recently performed the world’s first Aeson bioprosthetic total artificial heart implantation in a female patient. Jewish Hospital is just one of four programs in the nation approved to perform this clinical trial procedure.