Category: Practice Tips & Tools
Tips to Help You Better Care for Patients with Limited English Proficiency
More than 16% of people in Virginia now have limited English proficiency (LEP). As care providers, it’s our duty to ensure these patients have the resources they need to easily access healthcare and health information.
How to Discuss Immunization With Parents Leaning Anti-Vax
With the recent outbreak of diseases like measles countrywide, it’s more important than ever that we set the record straight and ensure parents are well informed about the importance of adhering to vaccine recommendations.
Your UVA Physician Directory Is Now a Searchable, Multifunctional App
The printed physician directory is being phased out in favor of a new UVA Doctors app that allows you to easily find the UVA specialist you’re looking for.
Connect with Colleagues at UVA Spring Sporting Events
UVA Health System invites you to join us at one of our networking events this year.
Childhood Obesity Study Reinforces Importance of Universal Health Literacy Precautions
It may be common knowledge among care providers, yet the findings from a recent study led by UVA School of Medicine researchers are an important reminder that health literacy has a significant impact on patient outcomes.
More BeWell Participants Coming Your Way
UVA Health System will kick off of the next phase of its employee wellness initiative this fall when it invites thousands of eligible employees and their spouses to participate in the 2018 BeWell program.
Learn How to Integrate Palliative Care Into the Outpatient Setting
The Center to Advance Palliative Care (CAPC) has designated UVA Health System as a Palliative Care Learning Center (PCLC) for their success in providing comprehensive palliative care in the ambulatory setting.
What Can Our Physician Relations Team Do for You?
Find out how our team can help facilitate the referral process, resolve issues and build relationships with UVA specialists.
In-Flight Emergencies Are More Common Than You Think
If you travel by plane, you may be called upon to render aid. Here are some tips to ensure you’re prepared.
Top Five Reasons You Should Be Using EpicCare Link
Proven to be an invaluable tool for UVA referring physicians, EpicCare Link is a free, web-based system that allows you to stay informed about your patients’ status. Find out why others are signing up and why you should, too.