University Health Network
|University Health Network|
|Location||Toronto, Ontario, Canada|
|Care system||Public Medicare (Canada) (OHIP)|
|Affiliated university||University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine|
|Lists||Hospitals in Canada|
University Health Network (UHN) is a clinical healthcare and scientific research organization in Toronto, Ontario, Canada that owns and operates four major hospitals: Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto General Hospital, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, and Toronto Rehabilitation Institute. Each are teaching hospitals affiliated with the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Toronto. In total, the organization devotes C$150 million a year to research and trains more than 3000 undergraduate, graduate and medical students. Physicians, scientists and researchers at the organization collaborate extensively with the University of Toronto, where many of them hold professorial appointments.
UHN is ranked 1st in Canada in terms of research funding by Research Infosource Inc's "Canada's Top 40 Research Hospitals 2012". In 2008, UHN was named one of Canada's Top 100 Employers by Mediacorp Canada and was named one of Greater Toronto's Top Employers by the Toronto Star.