About the Hospital
Temple University Hospital
Temple University Hospital is a 722-bed teaching hospital with its main campus located on Temple University's Health Sciences Center at Broad and Ontario Streets in Philadelphia. The hospital provides patients with ready access to an exceptional group of physicians in every specialty and primary care field. These doctors include the nationally recognized faculty of the Temple University School of Medicine, who are supported by the advanced resources of its major teaching hospital.
- Typical patient unit: 34 beds
- Operating rooms: 25
- Cardiac catheterization labs: 6
- Critical Care Unit beds: 99
- Level 1 Trauma Center
- Outpatient visits—FY '15: 227,223
- Emergency Department visits—FY '15: 84,751
- Births—FY '15: 2,942
- 17 Residency Programs and 17 Fellowship Programs (click for further information)
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Temple Researchers Find Association between Stress Levels and Skin Problems in College Students
A new study by researchers at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University (LKSOM) and Temple University found that heightened levels of psychological stress are associated with skin complaints.
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Temple University Hospital Named a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures by The Joint Commission – for Third Consecutive Year
Temple University Hospital once again has been named one of the nation’s Top Performers on Key Quality Measures by The Joint Commission, for sustained excellence in accountability core measures. For a third straight year, TUH earned this recognition by consistently demonstrating clinical practices that improve care for key conditions.
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Larry Kaiser, MD, FACS, Named a "Nonprofit Hospital and Health System CEO to Know" by Becker's Hospital Review
Larry R. Kaiser, MD, FACS, President and CEO of Temple University Health System, Dean and Professor of Surgery at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, and Senior Executive Vice President for Health Affairs at Temple University, has been named one of "130 Nonprofit Hospital and Health System CEOs to Know," by Becker's Hospital Review.
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