UCLA Health is comprised of: the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center (520 beds); the Mattel Children’s Hospital (131 beds); the Stewart and Lynda Resnick Neuropsychiatric Hospital at UCLA (74 beds); the UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica (281 beds); UCLA Health Clinics; UCLA Faculty Group; and the David Geffen School of Medicine. Additionally, the Westwood campus includes the Jules Stein Eye Institute and Doris Stein Eye Research Center, the Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior Neuropsychiatric Institute, and the UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, one of over 70 NCI-designated comprehensive cancer centers. Outpatient facilities include a six-story, 380,000-square-foot ambulatory care center housing the Family Health Center for primary care of routine illnesses; clinics providing state-of-the-art outpatient treatments for complex cancers; Internal Medicine clinics; a Surgery Center which enables patients to go home the same day following many types of surgical procedures; and a 104,000 square foot building housing the outpatient, training and research programs of the Stewart and Lynda Resnick Neuropsychiatric Hospital and the Jane and Terry Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior. This building also houses the UCLA Medical Center rehabilitation program.   

UCLA Health boasts 3,500 clinical and basic science faculty. UCLA Health also boasts 1,460 residents and fellows as well as 5,100 registered nurses, part of a net total of 34,600 employees. More than 300 UCLA physicians are listed among the best doctors in America, with many ranked as Super Doctors. Altogether, UCLA Health hospitals and clinics have over 3.6 million annual outpatient visits, with over 787,000 unique patients per year, and UCLA Health sustains 38,500 hospital stays and 79,500 Emergency Department visits per year.  

A unique feature of UCLA is the presence of the Center for the Health Sciences (CHS) complex (one of the largest health-science centers in the country) that includes a School of Medicine, School of Dentistry, School of Nursing, School of Public Health, and California NanoSystems Institute on the same campus as the Division of Life Sciences and 7 other professional schools. This centralized complex ensures that all UCLA investigators have offices and/or a lab well within a close walking distance.   

For more information, please visit the UCLA Health website.

Last updated
November 27, 2023