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Masks Required For All UVA Health Patients, Visitors Beginning April 20

April 17, 2020
The mask requirement will protect the health of our patients and team members during the COVID-19 pandemic.

COVID-19: Exercise May Help Prevent Deadly Complication

April 15, 2020
Researcher Zhen Yan, PhD, is urging people to exercise based on his COVID-19 findings, which also suggest a potential treatment approach.

This Robot Allows UVA Health to Reuse Thousands of Masks in the COVID-19 Fight

April 14, 2020
A new robot is helping maximize the supplies of critical personal protective equipment, or PPE.

Visitors Not Permitted at UVA Outpatient Areas, Emergency Department Beginning April 13

April 10, 2020
The visitation changes will help protect patients, visitors and staff from COVID-19.

Brain Discovery Suggests Source of Lifelong Behavioral Issues

April 8, 2020
The brain finding also could have important implications for a wide range of neurodegenerative diseases, such as Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s.

UVA Health Establishing Drop-Off Site for PPE Donations

April 3, 2020
The generous donations will help UVA Health maintain the PPE needed to care for COVID-19 patients across the region.

UVA Joins National Trial to Test Potential COVID-19 Medication

April 2, 2020

UVA Health has joined a national clinical trial testing a potential COVID-19 medication. Hospitalized adult patients with… read more >

UVA Finds Way to Improve Cancer Outcomes By Examining Patients’ Genes

March 30, 2020
Rsearchers have identified inherited variations in our genes that will help doctors select the best way to treat a patient's cancer.

UVA Health Offering COVID-19 Testing to Virginia Hospitals

March 25, 2020
UVA Health already has provided tests for hospitals in Virginia and North Carolina.

Visitors Not Permitted On UVA Inpatient Units Beginning 10 p.m. March 22

March 22, 2020
The changes are being made to help protect the health of our patients and team members.