ICARE Core Values
Innovation: We seek creative ways to solve problems.
Collaboration: We believe teamwork is the best way to work.
Accountability: We behave ethically, act openly, and with integrity in all that we do, taking responsibility for our actions.
Respect: We honor diversity and recognize the worth and dignity of every person.
Excellence: We strive to achieve excellence in all that we do.
Changing Medicine. Changing Lives.®
University of Iowa Health Care is changing medicine through:
• Pioneering discovery
• Innovative interprofessional education
• Delivery of superb clinical care
• An extraordinary patient experience in a multi-disciplinary, collaborative, team-based environment
University of Iowa Health Care is changing lives by:
• Preventing and curing disease
• Improving health and well-being
World Class People: Building on our greatest strength.
World Class Medicine: Creating a new standard of excellence in integrated patient care, research, and education.
For Iowa and the World: Making a difference in quality of life and health for generations.
America’s Top Hospital Employer for Diversity (2018): In its inaugural ranking of “Best Employers for Diversity,” Forbes Magazine ranked UI Health Care No.16 overall among 250 employers nationwide and No.1 in its Healthcare & Social category.
One of Nation’s Top Five Employers (2017): Forbes Magazine named University of Iowa Health Care as the No.5 employer in the Health Care industry category and No.14 employer overall.
University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics is recognized as one of the best hospitals in the United States is Iowa’s only comprehensive academic medical center and a regional referral center. Several of our specialty services have been rated among the best in the country.