Category: News Briefs (Page 6)
Stay Connected: Your Link to Local COVID-19 Information
Tools you can use to stay connected to UVA Health during the pandemic and beyond.
Stay Informed: Live Educational Sessions on COVID-19 Resources and Response
Join peer mentors from across the state as they share best practices and community resources, and provide support for care providers throughout the Commonwealth.
UVA Welcomes New Executive Vice President for Health Affairs Craig Kent, MD
Kent, an internationally recognized vascular surgeon, will oversee and lead all UVA Health operations, which means he will have a hand in every aspect of academic medicine, including clinical care, research education and community outreach.
UVA Health Now Open, Seeing New and Existing Patients In Person
Learn which patients will receive priority scheduling and get an overview of the many services now being offered.
UVA Stroke Center Gets Two New Leaders
Min Park, MD, and Sherita Chapman, MD, will serve as co-directors, bringing tremendous expertise in the multidisciplinary care of stroke patients.
UVA Cancer Center Expanding Infusion Center
With the addition of more specialty providers and expanded services, such as clinical trials and stem cell transplants, UVA Cancer Center is making improvements to better accommodate a greater number of patients.
UVA Earns National Award for Patient Safety and Quality Care
From a pool of approximately 2,100 hospitals evaluated, just 55 teaching hospitals nationwide earned recognition this month from The Leapfrog Group, a national organization focused on healthcare safety and quality.
UVA Recognized for Best Doctors, Quality Heart Attack Care and Smart Technology Use
UVA Health received three notable awards this month.
Changes to UVA Billing and Collection Practices
UVA offering greater options for low-income patients and patients without health insurance to pay off medical debts.
One More Reason to Refer Your Patients to UVA for Cardiac Imaging
For their demonstrated expertise in the field of cardiovascular imaging, UVA Health has maintained multiple accreditations from the Intersocietal Accreditation. Commission