Norrlands universitetssjukhus (Nus) - University Hospital of Umeå

District General Hospital | Umeå, Sweden

Hospital description

Norrlands universitetssjukhus/University Hospital of Umeå is the largest hospital in the region of Norrland in Sweden. Norrland covers about half of Sweden and the hospital itself provides services and care for 876,000 people. Treatments and care that are available at the hospital are of very high quality and the hospital has been ranked highly among Swedens hospitals several years running. The hospital employs around 5,600 staff, including 600 doctors and 2,000 nurses.

Some of the specialisations at University Hospital of Umeå are:
Accident and Emergency, Paediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Geriatrics, Odontology, Plastic surgery, Haematology, Cardiology, Dermatology, Infectious diseases, Surgery, Maxillofacial Surgery, Renal medicine, Neurology, Oncology, Orthopedic surgery, Psychiatry, Rehabilitation, Rheumatology, Urology, ENT and Ophthalmology.

Umeå University has this to say about the city:
“Umeå is not only the largest city in northern Sweden, but also one of the country’s fastest growing cities. It is a vibrant city with a young population that encourages free-thinking and open-mindedness. Umeå is a city of contrasts. From snowy winters to sunny summer days, from the coast and sea to the deep forests; from the vibrant city life to quiet auroral nights. More than 120,000 people live here, adding life and colour to the city.”


Hospital type District General Hospital
Local language Swedish
Funding Status Public


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