About Us

Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS)

UHS is one of the nation's largest and most respected healthcare management companies, operating through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide, in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Founded in 1978 by Alan B. Miller, Chairman and CEO, UHS subsidiaries today have more than 65,000 employees. UHS maintains one of the strongest balance sheets and is rated amongst the highest in the hospital services industry by Moody's and Standard & Poor's. This strong capital position has enabled the company to develop and acquire many new facilities over the past few years.

The UHS strategy is to build or purchase healthcare properties in rapidly-growing markets and create a strong franchise based on exceptional service and effective cost control. The company owes its success to a responsive management style and to a service philosophy that is based on integrity, competence and compassion.

The healthcare industry remains a place of rapid change and uncertainty. By charting its own course with strength, experience and foresight, UHS has every reason to face the future with optimism.

Choose Where You Want to Be

Our mission is simple: Help patients get better so they can live better lives, while being the provider of choice in all the communities we serve.

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Education and Career Planning

The Behavioral Health Division of UHS recently added the Psychiatry Residency & Fellowship Education and Career Planning Program. This unique, complimentary program offers exclusive educational opportunities to residents and fellows by assisting them in navigating where business and medicine intertwine.

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