We're a diverse and welcoming organisation, and are incredibly proud of our 22,700 staff and the dedication they show to our patients and each other.
We aim to be outstanding in everything we do and to provide high quality and compassionate care and experience to all of our patients and families.
As a leading centre of clinical research with a long history of innovation and medical firsts, we are able to provide the latest and most advanced treatments. We're ranked top in England for the number of trials open for patients to join and in the top 10 for the number of patients recruited to help us in our research.
Together with our partners in King's Health Partners, we form 1 of the UK's 8 Academic Health Science Centres.
Our world famous teaching hospitals train the doctors, nurses and healthcare professionals of the future. GKT School of Medical Education is our medical school, run jointly with King's College London and King's College Hospital.
We're guided by our values in everything we do and, as one of the largest employers in London, we reflect the diversity, opportunity and ambition of our communities and the people we serve.
Facts and figures
- Inpatients and day cases: 145,000
- Community contacts: 631,332
- Babies delivered: 6,000+
- Emergency department attendances (A&E): 125,000
- Staff: 22,700
- Patients recruited to research studies: 26,851
- Clinical studies open: 1.894
- NHS clinical income: £2.43bn
Annual figures based on 2020/21, COVID-19 affected