UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital San Francisco is committed to providing the highest quality of patient care. We measure our performance and share our results with the public in order to ensure continuous improvement, resulting in the best possible outcomes for patients.

We define optimal quality care as:

  • Superior care and outcomes
  • Outstanding patient safety
  • Care delivered in a timely manner
  • Fair, unbiased access to care

UCSF Medical Center and UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital San Francisco, which are part of the University of California, San Francisco, provide services ranging from primary care to organ and bone marrow transplants to intensive care for newborns. Our patients make 750,000 visits to our clinics annually, and about 30,000 patients are admitted to our hospitals each year. See our video, "Road to Excellence," about our progress in quality and safety.