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About Yale New Haven Hospital

We Are Leading the Way

Relying on the skill and expertise of more than 4,500 university and community physicians and advanced practitioners, including more than 600 resident physicians, Yale New Haven Hospital (YNHH) provides comprehensive, multidisciplinary, family-focused care in more than 100 medical specialty areas. As the primary teaching hospital for Yale School of Medicine (YSM), we have supervised physician residents and fellows supporting our medical staff by providing around-the-clock coverage and insightful, research-supported patient care.

Yale New Haven Hospital regularly ranks among the best hospitals in the U.S. and is accredited by The Joint Commission. In conjunction with YSM and Yale Cancer Center, YNHH is nationally recognized for its commitment to teaching and clinical research.

In addition to providing quality medical care to patients and families, Yale New Haven Hospital is the second largest employer in the New Haven area with more than 12,000 employees. We are also the flagship member of Yale New Haven Health System.

Hospital Overview

Yale New Haven Hospital (YNHH) is a non-profit, 1,541-bed tertiary medical center receiving national and international referrals. Yale New Haven Hospital includes Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale New Haven, Yale New Haven Children's Hospital and Yale New Haven Psychiatric Hospital.

Our Community

Learn about the many ways we are giving back to our friends and neighbors in the New Haven community.

News & Media

Here you'll find recent press releases about YNHH, as well as links to articles and video segments about the hospital in the media.

Research & Education

Teaching hospitals, like Yale New Haven Hospital, are where the best and brightest minds in medicine collaborate to provide the highest quality, clinically proven and most technologically advanced care possible.

Innovation & Initiatives

Awards & Achievements

In conjunction with Yale School of Medicine, we are also nationally recognized for our commitment to teaching and clinical research. Here are just a few of the many awards, honors and distinctions we've received.recereceived.innovations, medical advancements and community involvement.