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About OU Health

OU Health cares for you. Wherever you and your family live in Oklahoma or across the region, you can rely on the exceptional healthcare services, outstanding physicians and collaborative partnerships you’ll find at OU Health.

Partners for Innovative Care & Treatment

In partnership with The University of Oklahoma, OU Health offers you the state’s only comprehensive academic health system of hospitals, clinics and centers of excellence focused on delivering the evidence-based healthcare that means you receive the most advanced care and treatment available anywhere.

Healthcare Expertise for You & Your Family

When you choose OU Health for healthcare, you’ll work with many of our 11,000 employees, including more than 1,300 physicians and advance practice providers in Oklahoma’s largest physician network offering a complete roster of specialty care. U.S. News & World Report ranked four of our specialties as high performing in 2019-2020 – ophthalmology in partnership with Dean McGee Eye Institute, colon cancer surgery, COPD and congestive heart failure (CHF).

Oklahoma’s Only Specialty Care Facilities

Oklahoma Children’s Hospital at OU Health, Oklahoma’s only freestanding children’s hospital, provides comprehensive pediatric healthcare to the state and the region. At OU Health, you’ll also find the only National Cancer Institute (NCI)-Designated Cancer Center – OU Health Stephenson Cancer Center – and Oklahoma’s premier hospital, OU Health University of Oklahoma Medical Center, which serves as the state’s only Level 1 trauma Center, taking on the most challenging health conditions, as well as providing top-quality care for everyday needs.

Enhancing Your Experience at OU Health

With your well-being in mind, we’re enhancing your experience at OU Health by expanding the facilities designed for your care and treatment, which includes adding an innovative medical tower at University of Oklahoma Medical Center in Oklahoma City. No matter where you get care at OU Health, you benefit from the latest advances in medical technology and exceptional amenities that comfort and support you and your family in the healing process.

More About OU Health

Learn more about our mission, values and responsibility to Oklahoma and the region, including information about OU Health in your community. Discover our specialized healthcare centers and centers of excellence, review our commitment to quality and safety, and explore careers and job opportunities at OU Health.

Where to Stay in Oklahoma City & Tulsa

When you need accommodations or meals in the local community while you support or care for a loved one at OU Health, ask your care team or patient navigator for information about special discounts or resources that may apply to your specific situation. Find out more at these city websites:

OU Health Sciences Center

One of the nation’s few academic health centers with seven professional colleges – Allied Health, Dentistry, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Public Health, Graduate Studies – the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center serves approximately 4,000 students in more than 70 undergraduate and graduate degree programs on campuses in Oklahoma City and Tulsa. Visit ouhsc.edu.

OU College of Medicine

Founded in 1910, the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine trains the next generation of healthcare professionals. Campuses in Oklahoma City and Tulsa offer the state’s only Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) degree program, a nationally competitive Physician Assistant (PA) program, a M.D./Ph.D. dual-degree program, the option to take MPH coursework and a multitude of graduate medical education (GME) residency and fellowship programs. Visit medicine.ouhsc.edu.

OU Health Physicians

In nearly one million patient visits per year, OU Health Physicians provides healthcare for you and your loved ones with a depth and breadth of expertise unmatched in the region. Most providers also serve as faculty of the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine, where they train the next generation of physicians. In addition, these healthcare experts bring extensive scientific knowledge and medical training to your specific situation. Find convenient locations near you throughout the state, including the Oklahoma Health Center in downtown Oklahoma City and 23 clinics in the Oklahoma City metro, Edmond, Midwest City and Lawton. In and around Tulsa, 300 physicians and specialists provide clinical care at six OU Health Physicians clinics.

OU Health University of Oklahoma Medical Center

OU Health University of Oklahoma Medical Center, the only comprehensive academic hospital in the state, offers the widest range of medical and surgical services in the region. Becker’s Hospital Review, a national publication for healthcare decision-makers, has named University of Oklahoma Medical Center one of the 100 Great Hospitals in America for 2020. Oklahoma’s only Level I trauma center, the hospital serves as a multi-state resource for every aspect of injury prevention and treatment and houses the state’s most experienced organ transplant team. The Center delivers the highest level of care for people who experience a stroke, providing unmatched neurology and neurosurgery services. Working with Stephenson Cancer Center, the hospital hosts the state’s only comprehensive bone marrow transplant center and offers more radiation therapy options than any hospital in Oklahoma. From advanced cardiac care to orthopedic services and more, you and your family benefit from University of Oklahoma Medical Center’s exceptional healthcare based on the latest research and advances in medicine.

Oklahoma Children's Hospital at OU Health

When you choose Oklahoma Children's Hospital at OU Health, you receive compassionate care and expertise from pediatric staff who blend years of training with education, research and technology to improve the lives of children throughout the region. The obstetric emergency room at Oklahoma Children's Hospital at OU Health serves as a regional referral center for the state, and the neonatal intensive care unit provides the highest level of newborn care in Oklahoma. Oklahoma Children's Hospital at OU Health also houses Oklahoma City’s only 24/7 pediatric emergency room. In Children’s family-centered approach to healing, you and your loved ones benefit from a wide range of supportive options, including pet therapy, welcoming and up-to-date facilities, and child life specialists who help families cope with hospitalization and illness. From advanced surgical services and general pediatrics to oncology care and more, Oklahoma Children's Hospital at OU Health combines innovative research and treatments through hospital-based and outpatient services.

OU Health Edmond Medical Center

A cornerstone of the Edmond community for more than 70 years, our full-service hospital – Edmond Medical Center – directly connects you and your loved ones to the knowledge and resources of Oklahoma’s only comprehensive academic hospital. Delivering clinical excellence in services ranging from emergency care to surgical procedures, the hospital also provides a wide range of outpatient services, including advanced diagnostic imaging, a cardiac catheterization lab and physical rehabilitation programs. The Autumn Life Center for Geriatric Behavioral Health, Edmond’s only inpatient behavioral health program at OU Health, is recognized for innovative therapy services.

OU Health Stephenson Cancer Center

OU Health Stephenson Cancer Center – Oklahoma’s only National Cancer Institute (NCI)-Designated Cancer Center – provides nationally recognized cancer care in one of the country’s elite centers.

As the largest and most comprehensive oncology practice in Oklahoma, Stephenson delivers patient-centered, multidisciplinary care for every type of cancer. One of the nation’s leading research organizations, Stephenson Cancer Center uses the latest scientific breakthroughs and innovations in the ongoing effort to treat and eliminate cancer. Stephenson currently ranks No. 1 among all cancer centers in the nation for the number of people participating in clinical trials sponsored by the NCI’s National Clinical Trials Network.

OU Health Harold Hamm Diabetes Center

Committed to curing diabetes and ending the diabetes pandemic in the 21st century, OU Health Harold Hamm Diabetes Center stands among the largest and most comprehensive institutions of its kind across the globe, integrating top-flight academic research with clinical care and disease prevention. The center oversees the world’s top research prize in the diabetes field. You’ll find our facilities in Oklahoma City, Tulsa and affiliated sites across the state, including partnerships with Native American communities. Through Harold Hamm Diabetes Center, you can take advantage of a wide range of innovative services, including support groups, cooking classes, lifestyle-intervention programs and a summer camp for children and teens.

OU-TU School of Community Medicine

among the nation’s leaders in the growing field of community medicine, the OU-TU School of Community Medicine focuses on population-based health outcomes and how our social situations and communities affect our health. Located at OU-Tulsa, this four-year medical school represents a track within OU College of Medicine as a joint effort between the University of Oklahoma and the University of Tulsa. www.ou.edu/tulsa

Explore OU Health

Find out more about exceptional healthcare at Oklahoma’s only comprehensive academic health system. Work with extensively trained and highly skilled doctors, surgeons, advance practice providers and supportive services at OU Health hospitals, clinics and centers of excellence.

Hospital Information
(405) 271-4700

Oklahoma City Appointments
(405) 271-2222

Tulsa Appointments
(918) 619-4400