Duke University Hospital
Duke University Hospital, an integral part of Duke University Health System, is a full-service tertiary and quaternary care hospital serving the residents in and around Durham. A member of Council of Teaching Hospitals, the hospital is accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Health Care Organizations (JCAHO).
DUH is licensed for 924-bed and is the finest clinical integration of patient care, education, and research while respecting the needs of the human spirit. Key services include allergy, rheumatology, dermatology and skin care, endocrinology, metabolic disorders, infectious diseases, pulmonary, vascular surgery, pulmonary care, plastic surgery, occupational therapy, ENT, and immunology.
The hospital is inclusive of intensive care inpatient units, a regional emergency/trauma center, and a well equipped surgery suite. Duke International Travel Clinic provides immunizations, education, and specialized medical expertise for people planning travel of all types, including leisure travel, business trips, relocation or study abroad, church trips, and international adoptions.
In addition to the patient services, Duke University Hospital offers translation services, cultural services, and banking, shopping, and dining facilities.
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