Category: Women’s Health



UVA Honored as a Baby-Friendly Hospital

September 15, 2020

UVA Children’s, UVA Medical Center and UVA Women’s Services have earned an international designation as a Baby-Friendly hospital… read more >

Consolidated UVA Breast Care Center Slated to Open in October

September 9, 2020
To make it easier for patients to access coordinated breast care in a single, convenient location, UVA Health is scheduled to open a new Breast Care Center on Oct. 12 in Albemarle County.

UVA Named to Newsweek’s Best Maternity Hospitals List

August 6, 2020
For meeting a set of rigorous best practices for maternity care, University of Virginia Medical Center, UVA Women’s Services and UVA Children’s have been named to Newsweek’s Best Maternity Hospitals 2020 list.

U.S. News & World Report: UVA Again No. 1 Hospital in Virginia

July 28, 2020
It's the fifth consecutive year. The publication also ranks eight UVA specialties among the best in the nation.

UVA Earns High Marks in National Breastfeeding Care Review

July 16, 2020
UVA received a 91 out of 100 on the Maternity Practices in Infant Nutrition and Care survey, far exceeding the Virginia and national averages.

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 >

Study Reveals Gaps in HIV Healthcare Providers’ Knowledge of ACA

September 20, 2018

A new study has revealed surprising gaps in some HIV medical providers’ knowledge of the Affordable Care Act (ACA),… read more >

UVA Developing ‘Two-Headed Arrow’ to Kill Ovarian Cancer

August 29, 2018

A School of Medicine researcher is developing a two-fisted, antibody-based approach to destroy deadly ovarian cancer — an… read more >

Infant Death Study Reveals Unsafe Sleep Practices Among Babysitters, Relatives, Others

April 2, 2018

Babies who died in their sleep while being watched by someone other than parents often had been placed in… read more >

UVA named to national list of 100 great women’s health programs

March 4, 2016

For the second consecutive year, University of Virginia Medical Center has been honored by Becker’s Hospital Review among “… read more >