UConn John Dempsey Hospital
UConn John Dempsey Hospital's campus in Farmington, CT includes the University Tower and the Connecticut Tower, which combined has over 400,000 sq. ft. of clinical space. The hospital's unique features include the only milk bank depot in the region, an on-campus 24-hour fire station, and on-campus police and security services.
Our teaching mission incorporates students from UConn School of Medicine, UConn School of Dental Medicine, and affiliations with UConn School of Nursing and Allied Health Services.
In keeping with our vision to be an innovation leader, alongside the hospital is a full research facility which closely collaborates with the Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine, located on-campus.
- There are 169 beds (128 in operation) in the University Tower, and 58 in the Connecticut Tower.
- Our newly expanded emergency department has 42 private rooms and an embedded simulation unit for training purposes.
- Our surgical unit has 12 operating rooms including a new hybrid operating room.
- Each of the private rooms in the University Tower displays an image from Connecticut's natural landscapes.