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WVU Medicine is committed to the principle that no West Virginian should ever need to leave our state to find the highest quality healthcare. WVU Medicine Complex is composed of a 10-story acute care facility and an adjacent facility with a total capacity of 645 beds.* 

Interns gain clinical experience in the following specialty areas of the hospital:

  1. Cardiology: including intensive care unit, step-down, and floor status 

  2. Trauma: Jon Michael Moore Trauma Center, the only Level I trauma center for adults in the state

  3. Neurology: including a Joint Commission certified Stroke Center 

  4. Medicine/Nephrology: including a dialysis unit

  5. Oncology: including a Blood and Bone Marrow Transplant Unit

  6. Surgery: SICU and step-down unit

  7. Critical Care: MICU and step-down unit

  8. Pediatrics: WVU Children's Hospital, a Level II Trauma Center for pediatrics

  9. NICU: WVU Children's Hospital, a Level III NICU

Dietitians at WVU Medicine have order writing privileges for supplements and labs, partake in malnutrition coding which enables the hospital reimbursement for their services, as well as complete physical assessments on their patients.

We are Proud of....

  • According to U.S. News & World Report rankings published in July 2012, WVU Medicine was ranked the #1 hospital in West Virginia

  • WVU Medicine recognized as the only Magnet Hospital in the state

  • Health Care’s Most Wired status which recognizes health providers using the most advanced information technology available to deliver excellent care

  • WVU Medicine is among AARP’s 50 Best Employers for Workers Over 50, making the national list six times

  • The WVU Stroke Center is recognized nationally by the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association for its commitment to excellence in stroke care

  • WVU Medicine has consistently received the “Business on Board with Childcare!” Navigator Award from the West Virginia KIDS COUNT fund. The award recognizes organizations that have actively developed and maintained a childcare-friendly workplace.


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*Our Hospital is expanding! Check out the new Ruby Memorial Hospital & WVU Medicine Expansion Details!