Interim Chief Nursing Officer Terri Poe has been selected to serve as the hospital’s chief nursing officer and senior associate vice president, effective Aug. 1.
U.S. News & World Report on July 15 released its 2014-2015 Best Hospitals list, and UAB Hospital continues to rank No. 1 in both Alabama and Birmingham.
Best-in-class patient care among the criteria in Becker’s Hospital Review rankings that list UAB Hospital.
Becker’s Hospital Review ranked hospitals based on comprehensiveness of programs, quality of care offered.
UAB Hospital has received the 2013 Women’s Choice Award for ranking among America’s Best Hospitals for Patient Experience for women.
UAB Hospital’s teenage volunteers get a rare chance to learn about possible careers in healthcare.
Ameen Barghi of Birmingham and Miranda Collier of Dothan were named 2013 Goldwater Scholars by the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship in Excellence in Education Foundation.
Researchers say ketamine appears to work on depression by blocking the neurotransmitter glutamate from binding to the NMDA receptor on neurons.
The drive will be held at UAB Hospital North Pavilion February 18-23, 2013, and then at UAB Highlands Hospital on Feb. 26, Feb. 28 and March 1.
Renal replacement therapy performed continuously over 24 hours provides better hemodynamic tolerance, fluid removal in critically ill patients with kidney failure.