The University Hospital of Tübingen has established itself as a leading centre of German university medicine. The German Science Council has attested the Hospital and the Medical School’s outstanding achievements in research, education and healthcare as well as its role as a pacemaker for university medicine in Germany.
As a hospital offering maximum medical care and with a catchment area extending from the Mittlerer Neckar metropolitan region to Lake Constance, Tübingen University Hospital is known beyond its regional borders and functions as a district hospital for the city and district of Tübingen. Since January 1998, the Hospital has been a public-law institution with a board of directors and a supervisory board.
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