The Luzerner Kantonsspital comprises the central hospital in Lucerne, the two basic insurance hospitals Sursee and Wolhusen, as well as the Lucerne Alpine Clinic Montana. The Luzerner Kantonsspital has over 6,300 employees caring for the well-being of patients. It provides 860 acute care beds to a catchment area of around 700,000 inhabitants. The LUKS treats more than 40,000 inpatients a year and has around 530,000 outpatient contacts. Its clinics and institutes offer medical services of the highest quality.