About Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre
Oxford University Hospitals (OUH) is a world-renowned centre of clinical excellence and one of the largest NHS teaching trusts in the UK. Clinical care is delivered by experienced specialists at the pinnacle of their profession. The trust is made up of four hospitals - the John Radcliffe Hospital (which also includes the Children’s Hospital and West Wing), Churchill Hospital and the Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre, all located in Oxford, and the Horton General Hospital in the north of Oxfordshire. A wide range of services, are together provided including clinical specialist services (eg. cardiac, cancer, musculoskeletal and neurological rehabilitation) medical education, training and research. In 2011/12 there were 727,448 outpatient appointments in the trust’s hospitals, 22,505 inpatient admissions, and 9,041 babies delivered. Around 11,000 people are employed and the turnover in 2011/12 was £788 million. Collaboration with the University of Oxford underpins the quality of the care provided, from the delivery of high-quality research that brings innovation from the laboratory bench to the bedside, to the delivery of high-quality education and training of doctors.