Örebro University Hospital

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Örebro University Hospital
Universitetssjukhuset Orebro.jpg
Geography
Location Örebro, Örebro County, Sweden
Coordinates 59°16′32″N 15°13′30″E / 59.27556°N 15.22500°E / 59.27556; 15.22500Coordinates: 59°16′32″N 15°13′30″E / 59.27556°N 15.22500°E / 59.27556; 15.22500
Organisation
Care system Public
Hospital type Teaching
Affiliated university Örebro University
Services
Emergency department Trauma center
Beds 550[1]
History
Founded 1778 (1778)
2000 (2000) University Clinic
Links
Website http://www.orebroll.se/uso
Lists Hospitals in Sweden

Örebro University Hospital (Swedish: Universitetssjukhuset Örebro, USÖ) is a university hospital in Örebro, Sweden.

The hospital is operated by Örebro County Council and took its current name in 2000, having previously been called Örebro Regional Hospital. Örebro University, which was awarded full university status in 1999, and the County Council have long tried to establish a governmentally funded medical school in Örebro in collaboration with the hospital. On 30 March 2010, the university was granted the right to award medical degrees, making it the 7th medical school in Sweden.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Pettersson, Anita. "Om USÖ" (in Swedish). Örebro County Council. Retrieved 11 November 2011. 

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