UVA Health Offering COVID-19 Testing to Virginia Hospitals

March 25, 2020

UVA Health is now offering its newly developed COVID-19 testing to hospitals across Virginia.   

UVA’s current testing platform enables more than 100 tests per day, and the health system has offered to perform up to 50 tests per day for hospitals across Virginia on… read more >

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

March 22, 2020

Effective at 10 p.m. Sunday, March 22, visitors to inpatient units will not be permitted at UVA… read more >

COVID-19 Update: UVA Health Visitation Changes

March 19, 2020
UVA Health will make changes to its visitation policies effective at 7 a.m. Friday, March 20.

How COVID-19 Affects Children Vital to Slowing Pandemic, Doctors Say

March 19, 2020
It is critical to understand how COVID-19 affects children to limit its spread and ensure the youngest patients get the care they need, doctors are warning.

COVID-19 Update: UVA Health Ambulatory Clinic Visits

March 17, 2020

After careful review and thorough discussion, UVA Health will reschedule all ambulatory clinic visits that are scheduled between… read more >

Public Notice: Magnet Recognition Program® — Site Visit

March 12, 2020
UVA Health System was designated as a Magnet organization in 2015 by the ANCC Magnet Recognition Program®. In April 2020, UVA Health System is applying for re-designation.

Breastfeeding Guide Aims to Help Docs Ease Moms Through Tough 1st Week

March 11, 2020
The guide also seeks to address gaps in knowledge and support created in previous decades when breastfeeding was far less common.

UVA Discovers Why Obesity Causes High Blood Pressure

March 9, 2020
Researchers have determined precisely how obesity causes high blood pressure and identified potential ways of treating that form of high blood pressure.

Artificial Pancreas Up for Best Biomedical Advance in STAT Madness Bracket Challenge

March 3, 2020

A UVA Health-developed artificial pancreas system is among the nominees for 2019’s best biomedical research and is… read more >

Study Reveals How Green Space Can Reduce Violent Crime

February 27, 2020
The researchers dentified several patterns that can help inform public policy, guide urban design and promote neighborhoods that are safe and low in crime.