Info For Health Professionals

  • Patient Referrals

    Our Patient Referral Center offers a one-contact solution for physicians to refer their patients for care at UI Hospitals and Clinics and UI Children's Hospital. The center can also facilitate hospital transfers and consultations with specialists in our facility.

  • Clinical Trials

    UI Hospitals and Clinics faculty and staff conduct clinical trials and research studies in need of qualified participants. As an institution, we believe that bench research makes a difference in bedside medicine. We invite your inquiries concerning eligibility of patients for our clinical trials.

  • Continuing Education

    Each of our health sciences colleges offers continuing education opportunities. In addition, UI Health Care takes a leadership role in statewide clinical education programs.

  • Job Opportunities

    As part of the University of Iowa, one of the state's largest employers, UI Hospitals and Clinics and the Carver College of Medicine offer rewarding career opportunities in a variety of fields. Job listings and employment applications begin at Jobs@UIowa and at the Nursing Opportunities sites.

  • Research Collaboration

    UI Health Care researchers actively participate in research projects with colleagues throughout the world. Many of the activities of our researchers are coordinated through the services of the Institute for Clinical and Translational Science.

  • Academic Departments in the UI Carver College of Medicine

    You'll find links to residency program descriptions, faculty listings and research activities for each of our academic departments.

  • Nursing at Iowa

    Professional nurses and prospective nurses will find helpful information on employment opportunities, our Nursing Clinical Education Center, as well as best practices surrounding Magnet recognition, shared governance, nursing informatics, quality and outcomes management. 

  • Quality and Safety

    We measure the quality of our care by how well we meet our patients' expectations and the highest national standards of safety and effectiveness. Several regional and national agencies are our partners in assuring that we deliver quality care to our patients.