Month: May 2018

Creating a Healing Environment


What does a bronze rabbit, a miniature CAT scan, and amazing artwork have in common? They are all parts of the healing environment at UVA Children’s Hospital. Caring for children’s…

Maureen Coleman: A Look Back


An Interview with Maureen Coleman Q: When did you first start with the Department? A: I started as a temp in the Department in January 1989 in the Division of…

Service Line Designation


Children’s Medical Center, Children’s Hospital? Women and Children’s Service Line? What is in a name? “A rose by any other name would smell as sweet“ The Children’s Hospital at the…

Medical Yoga at UVA


Mental health issues are epidemic among today’s youth.  Recent studies suggest that up to half of all teens have complaints related to stress, anxiety, and/or depression.  In the United States,…

Quality Corner: Continuous Change & Maintenance of Certification


Continuous Change Walk around the hospital and it seems like things are constantly changing. On the 7th floor, we are reminded of this with the renovations over the last two…

Development Corner


We caught up with Polly Hunter, Director of Development, about what’s happening with the Development team.   Q: What are you working on now? A: We just finished our Dance…