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UVA Orthopedics Honored Among Nation’s Top Orthopedics Programs

January 13, 2020

Becker’s Hospital Review has named UVA Orthopedics at UVA Medical Center to its list of 100 hospitals… read more >

Artificial Intelligence Project Chosen for National Healthcare Competition – With $1 Million on the Line

January 10, 2020
A UVA Health proposal to reduce hospital readmissions was among 25 submissions chosen – from more than 300 applications – for a national competition seeking ideas on how artificial intelligence can improve healthcare.

FDA Approves UVA-Developed Artificial Pancreas

January 2, 2020

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved an artificial pancreas system – based on technology from… read more >

UVA Center for Diabetes Technology and Novo Nordisk Enter Into Research Collaboration to Develop Virtual Patient Modelling for Type 2 Diabetes

December 19, 2019
University of Virginia (UVA) Center for Diabetes Technology and Novo Nordisk today announced that they have entered into a five-year research collaboration where UVA and Novo Nordisk will work together on the development of virtual environments focused on modelling of patients with type 2 diabetes.

UVA Earns National Award for Patient Safety and Quality Care

December 17, 2019

UVA Medical Center has been named as a Top Teaching Hospital for patient safety and quality by… read more >

Bystanders Can Help More Cardiac Arrest Victims Survive

December 11, 2019

Only 8% of Americans survive cardiac arrest outside a hospital, but that percentage could increase significantly if… read more >

Major Epilepsy Study Offers Answers on 3 Lifesaving Seizure Drugs

December 2, 2019
There are effective treatments to stop life-threatening epilepsy seizures when the initial treatment has failed, a sweeping new study reveals.

UVA Earns National Honor for Enhancing Patient Care Through Technology

November 20, 2019

UVA Medical Center has earned a national “Most Wired” award for using technology to better support quality… read more >

233 UVA Physicians Selected for Best Doctors in America® List

November 19, 2019

233 UVA Health physicians have been named by their peers to the 2019-2020 Best Doctors in America®List…. read more >

UVA Earns Two National Awards for Quality Heart Attack Care

November 16, 2019
The American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology have honored UVA Health with two national awards for meeting national standards for providing high-quality, prompt care for patients suffering heart attacks.