Hospitalist Dr. Peter Sullivan rounds on a patient

Patient Care

Quality patient care continues to be a major focus at OHSU. As a teaching institution we strive for excellence in patient care while providing quality teaching experiences for our students and housestaff.  We have dozens of General Medicine and Sub-Specialty outpatient clinics and inpatient wards that serve countless patients every year.


For Healthcare Professionals

OHSU recognizes the value and importance of physician-to-physician relationships in the healing process.  As Oregon's only academic health center, we are committed to partnering with physicians from across the region to care for patients with the most basic to the most difficult health challenges.

More information on consultations and referrals for healthcare professionals

Clinical Services

Below is a partial listing of some of the clinical services offered at OHSU with ties to the Department of Medicine.

Knight Cancer Institute

The Knight Cancer Institute is Oregon's only cancer center designated by the National Cancer Institute (NCI).  They are committed to partnering with physicians from across the region to care for patients with cancer.  Patients have convenient access to all cancer treatment options and support services in one place. 

More on the Knight Cancer Institute

Knight Cardiovascular Institute

The OHSU Knight Cardiovascular Institute offers a fully comprehensive heart program - from research to prevention to transplant.

More on the Knight Cardiovascular Institute


Harold Schnitzer Diabetes Health Center

The Harold Schnitzer Diabetes Health Center is the only academic medical center west of the Rocky Mountains offering comprehensive diabetes care for children and adults at a single location. They offer multi-disciplinary care by bringing doctors from different specialties together with nurses, nutritionists and other providers to help patients of all ages.

More on the Harold Schnitzer Diabetes Health Center

Partnership Project (AIDS/HIV)

The OHSU Partnership Project provides a comprehensive array of services to people living with HIV/AIDS, their families and those at-risk.

More on the Partnership Project


Quick Links to OHSU Healthcare services

OHSU Healthcare main page

Information on clinical trials at OHSU