St Francis Campus - University of Kansas Health System


The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus is proud to be a part of a long legacy of high-quality, compassionate care. For more than 100 years, the hospital has combined compassionate care with lifesaving technological advancements to our patients and the communities served.  Today, the hospital has 378 licensed beds, a history of technological advancements, and a generous and supportive community.

In 2017, through a partnership between Ardent Health Services and The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis embarked on a new era. Ardent is renowned for its outstanding record of community investment, leading edge technology, and healthcare achievements. The University of Kansas Health System is known for its medical and surgical advancements, quality of care, research, and expansive provider network. Both organizations are dedicated to building healthier communities through world-class health care. With our new name we began a new chapter. One that celebrates and preserves this institution’s rich legacy while evolving to meet the challenges of today. With a shared commitment to quality and unwavering dedication to our patients, we endeavor to strengthen and grow the system for future generations. 

St Francis Campus Univ of Kansas Health System

School Affiliations

  • KCU College of Osteopathic Medicine

Hospital Statistics

  • Total Beds - 378
  • Admissions - 7,528
  • ER Visits - 34,879
  • Outpatient Visits - 221,900
  • Births - 866
  • Inpatient Surgeries - 2,017
  • Outpatient Surgeries - 4,101
  • Trauma Center - No
  • Providers - 390 +                                                                  

Third-Year Clerkships

  • Family Medicine (4 weeks) - Outpatient
  • Internal Medicine (8 weeks) - Inpatient
  • Ob/Gyn (4 weeks) - Inpatient/Outpatient
  • Pediatrics (4 weeks) - required at out-of-town location
  • Psychiatry (4 weeks) - Inpatient/Outpatient
  • Surgery (8 weeks) - Inpatient/Outpatient

This site schedules clinical experiences in four-week increments.

Third-Year Selectives

  • Anesthesia
  • Cardiology
  • Dermatology
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Family Medicine
  • Gastroenterology
  • Hematology/Oncology
  • Hospice/Palliative Care
  • Neurology
  • Ob/Gyn
  • Pathology
  • Pain Management
  • Psychiatry
  • Radiology
  • Sports Medicine
  • Surgery

Fourth-Year Clerkships

  • Anesthesia
  • Cardiology
  • Dermatology
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Hematology/Oncology
  • Hospice
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pathology
  • Psychiatry
  • Radiology
  • Sports Medicine

Residency Information

Resources & Benefits

  • Facility Resources: Students have access to a call room, classroom with video conference capability, computers, dining room, internet, medical library, phones, printers, secured storage area, shower, study space and WiFi while on duty at the hospital
  • Meal Benefits: Students may receive meal benefits while on duty at the hospital in the physicians lounge
  • Visiting Student Housing: Unavailable at this time

Duties & Opportunities

  • Student Duties: Students are required to participate in night call, weekend rounds and weekend call as assigned
  • Didactic Opportunities: Students are required to participate in didactics as scheduled and provided on the KCU-Kansas City Campus
  • OMT/OPP Opportunities: Students are required to participate in OMM lab on the KCU-Kansas City Campus

Unique Site Characteristics

  • BLS and ACLS certifications must be current
  • Background check and drug screen required third year only
  • Global Track Students must communicate third-year clerkship obligations to site as soon as the Clerkship Match Process is finalized
  • Military Track Students must communicate third-year clerkship obligations to site as soon as the Clerkship Match Process is finalized
  • NBOME COMAT Subject Exams taken at a Prometric Testing Center (testing accommodations other than extra time may not be available)
  • Orientation provided prior to the first clerkship
  • Site Fact Sheet 2019
  • TB screening required annually (two-step testing)
  • Travel may be required for third-year Clinical Skills Assessment (CSA)
  • Travel required to meet third-year residency clerkship requirement

Additions or changes to this site's information may occur at any time - information last updated 10/4/19

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