Health System Orientation
Welcome to the University of Virginia Health System! We are glad you are here! UVA Health System includes a hospital, a Level I Trauma Center, a nationally recognized cancer center and heart center, and primary and specialty clinics throughout Central Virginia. We rank among the nation’s top hospitals because our doctors, nurses, and caregivers provide a wide-variety of high quality, specialized care to patients from across Virginia and beyond. No matter where you are working, patient-centered care is the first priority.
Staff of the Medical Center and University Physicians Group, staff and faculty of the School of Medicine, and Advanced Practice Practitioners make up the Health System. This will be the first step toward building a successful career in healthcare. Depending on your role, HSO will take may take several days to complete. When you have completed your HSO sessions, you may be asked to participate in a department-specific orientation; your department’s onboarding will take you through your first year.