UAB Medicine’s mission is to improve the health and well-being of society, particularly the citizens of Alabama, by providing innovative health services of exceptional value, quality, and safety; a superior environment for the education of health professionals; and support for research to advance medical science.
Learn some of the additional ways UAB Medicine is making a difference through these community impact areas:
Alabama Physician’s Network
This physician-led Accountable Care Organization is transforming quality, access, and patient experience.
Discover the UAB employee charitable giving program that works to meet the needs of our employees and the community.
Community Health Needs Assessment
Review this detailed look at the health issues in Jefferson County, Alabama including information from public health experts and community leaders.
Discover UAB Medicine’s efforts to ensure culturally responsive health care for all patients by respecting cultural differences, preferences, religious beliefs, and privacy.
UAB is a part of a non-smoking Health District, Birmingham’s effort to promote wellness through education, research and healthcare.
The Community Network represents UAB Health System’s relationship with hospitals across the state and region
UAB Medicine is a leader of this advanced approach to health care that combines the latest in prediction & prevention, diagnosis, and treatment.
Quality and Patient Safety
Learn how UAB Medicine’s quality team helps ensure the delivery of quality health care, assisting our patients to achieve the best possible outcomes.