About the Trust
University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust is a dynamic
and thriving group of hospitals in the heart of Bristol, a vibrant
and culturally diverse city.
We have over 8,000 staff who offer over 100 different
clinical services across nine different sites. With services
from the neonatal intensive care unit to care of the elderly, we
offer care to the people of Bristol and the South West from the
very beginning of life to its later stages. We're one of the
country's largest acute NHS Trusts with a 2008/2009 income of £454
Our staff have developed leading edge services such as cardiac
surgery and bone marrow transplantation that have built an
international reputation and are in demand by patients from across
With strong links to the University of Bristol and University of
West of England we are the major medical research centre in the
region. The findings allow us to continually improve our patient
Our academic links also make us the largest centre for medical
training in the South West, attracting the highest calibre clinical
staff from across the UK.
We aim to provide healthcare, research and teaching of the very
highest quality. In this section you can find out more about how we
are doing this.