We are all well aware that the University of Virginia Health System is in the midst of what is called a “Lean Transformation”, a restructuring of our organization to reduce waste and to make us the safest place to both deliver and receive care. The Be Safe principles have permeated the fabric of our institution, and have helped us reduce morbidity … Read More
The Teen & Young Adult Health Center is unique in Pediatrics; we provide both primary care and specialty care to patients ages 11-26. Our staff consists of two adolescent medicine physicians, two nurse practitioners, a psychologist and our community educator. We have also been very fortunate to have wonderful nursing and front desk staff who … Read More
I have had an incredible opportunity over the past few years and want share my experience with Global Medicine and how it has changed my life. Before I began this journey, I thought I had no time, I thought it was not relevant, and I thought it was not for me. Now I know that this work has made me a better clinician and person. Most importantly, … Read More
Thanks to the new partnership between Novant Health and UVA Health System we are pleased to announce the start of a Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Clinic at Novant Health UVA Health System Haymarket Medical Center. Requested by the pediatricians in Haymarket,this clinic offers an opportunity to provide fully-integrated specialized care close to home … Read More
Heather Bower What is your proudest/greatest achievement outside of the professional realm? My family! My husband Kenny and our two sons Brandon who is eight and Benjamin who is six. What are you usually doing on the weekend or during time off? Spending time with my family, we enjoy being outside, exploring new places, taking walks and … Read More
The Women’s and Children’s service line has the opportunity to become the first Service Line Model Cell, i.e. the place where Be Safe is incorporated fully into the daily work flow across the continuum of care. This effort has been named The Families First Initiative. As a team member supporting the care of our patients, you will be asked to … Read More
From Maria Luisa Sequeira Lopez and Ariel Gomez: Please join us to congratulate our graduate students who won basic research awards at the 2015 Mid-Atlantic Young Investigators Forum: Eugene … Read More
Patient Praise 3/1/2016 Enjoy the comments that the Health System has received from patients and families!
They are the sweetest dr. and nurses I have ever … Read More
Patient Praise 2-1-16 Enjoy the comments that the Health System has received from patients and families!
Excellent and caring nursing staff! Amazing … Read More
Patient Praise 1/12/16 Enjoy the comments that the Health System has received from patients and families!
Our experience was highly satisfactory. I liked … Read More