Regensburg hospitals are exemplary networked with the universities and the university hospital. Regensburg hospitals are at the forefront, on the list of the 100 top clinics in Germany, led by the Berlin Charité, there are the four large hospitals in Regensburg: the District Hospital, the University Hospital, the Caritas Hospital St. Josef and the Barmherzigen Brüder Hospital. There is also fame and honour at the gates of Regensburg in Bad Abbach. The Asklepios Hospital Bad Abbach is ranked among the best hospitals throughout Germany in this top group. In the region around Regensburg the Straubinger Hospital St. Elisabeth and the St. Marien Hospital in Amberg are listed by the Bavarian ranking.