The Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

About Us

About Us

Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust is one of the largest and busiest acute hospital trusts in the UK.

Leeds Teaching Hospitals Statistics 2020

We contribute to life in the Leeds region, not only by being one of the largest employers with almost 18,000 staff, but by supporting the health and well-being of the community and playing a leading role in research, education and innovation.

Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust is one of the largest teaching hospitals in Europe, a regional and national centre for specialist treatment, a world renowned biomedical research facility, a leading clinical trials research unit and also the local hospital for the Leeds community.

This means we have access to some of the country's leading clinical expertise and the most advanced medical technology in the world.

We are rated as a good Hospital Trust by our regulators the Care Quality Commission.

We have a £1 billion budget, providing local and specialist services for our immediate population of 770,000 and regional specialist care for up to 5.4 million people.

Our patients are at the heart of everything we do. We employ almost 18,000 people who are committed to delivering high quality care to all of our patients all of the time.

We also have an international reputation for excellence in specialist care, research and medical training.

Read more about our Trust in our Corporate Brochure now available online here.