Karolinska University Hospital
Karolinska University Hospital is one of Europe’s premier health facilities. Together with the world-respected Karolinska Institutet, we lead in development and medical break-throughs.
View this film presentation of Karolinska University Hospital – one of the largest university hospitals in Europe. Patients come to Karolinska from all over Sweden and from other countries. We receive 1.35 million patient visits each year.
Karolinska University Hospital ranks # 9 in Newsweek's survey "World's Best Smart Hospitals 2023"
For the second year, Newsweek has produced a list of the hospitals that makes the best use of the most advanced technology in healthcare. The survey ranks the leaders in the use of artificial intelligence (AI), digital imaging, telemedicine, robotics, and electronic functionality. Karolinska, which is the only hospital outside the USA on the top 10 list among the "World's Best Smart Hospitals", excels in the artificial intelligence category.
Karolinska University Hospital offer highly advanced medical care, knowledge transfer and cooperation within clinical research and innovation.
Research and Education
Karolinska University Hospital conducts leading clinical research and education in close collaboration with Karolinska Institutet and other universities.
Innovation and Development
Karolinska works strategically with innovations and partnerships to shape the best possible health care for the patients of tomorrow.
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Contact and Visit us
Karolinska University Hospital is one hospital with two locations, Karolinska Huddinge and Karolinska Solna.
Saving lives across the Nordic region with the intensive care helicopter
They are Karolinska's newest department and the workplace is often the new intensive care helicopter. AIIT is a mobile intensive care unit where staff are tasked with transporting ...
Reduced risk of impotence with new treatment for prostate cancer at Karolinska University Hospital
Focal treatment involves treating only the tumor in the prostate and not the entire gland. When surrounding tissue and nerves are spared, there are fewer side effects. The method ...
International Patient Safety day 2022
PATIENT SAFETY: In the section of highly specialised paediatric orthopaedics and paediatric medicine, patient safety is a high priority. Everyone must be involved and dare to act. ...
Editor: Hanna Mellbin