December 29, 2015
UAB is partnering with Project SEARCH to provide high school students who have developmental disabilities with internship opportunities to help guide them on career selection.
December 11, 2015
The quilts, made by more than 100 volunteers from scrubs worn by medical staff at the Women and Infants Center, were unveiled at a ceremony Dec. 17.
Baby Friendly USA has recognized UAB Hospital’s efforts to educate and support breastfeeding mothers.
November 16, 2015
UAB Health System CEO William Ferniany, Ph.D., has been recognized on the Becker’s Hospital Review “130 Nonprofit Hospital and Health System CEOs To Know.”
November 04, 2015
When her dad was too sick to leave UAB Hospital, she brought her wedding to him with the help of the team providing his care.
New performances have just been announced for November and December in the UAB Hospital North Pavilion.
October 20, 2015
UAB has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report as the only hospital in Alabama among the most connected for 2015-16.
July 31, 2015
July 20, 2015
About half of American hospitals have some form of arts programming, usually art or music therapy. Now a growing number of medical centers — UAB Hospital is the first in Alabama — are implementing the more comprehensive AIM model.
July 09, 2015
UAB Hospital is the only Disease-Specific Certified program in Alabama and has had no observations or findings by The Joint Commission since joining the certification process.
Published in Faculty Excellence
July 09, 2015
The American College of Surgeons has again verified UAB as a Level I Trauma Center, a designation held by UAB since 1999.
June 24, 2015
The LIBERATE Study will further investigate the Eclipse System, the first vaginal insert designed to provide bowel control.
Published in Innovation & Development
Designation, voted on by women, recognizes UAB Hospital as providing the highest standards for patient care.
May 01, 2015
April 21, 2015
The American Nurses Credentialing Center honor is the most prestigious designation a health care organization can receive for excellence in nursing and patient outcomes.
January 21, 2015
Women’s Choice Awards and Becker’s Hospital Review honor UAB women’s health programs as among the nation’s best.
December 22, 2014
The UAB kidney chain, which began December 2013 and expects more transplants in January 2015, ‘showcases the power of the human spirit in every aspect.’
March 11, 2014
ECMO, or extra corporeal membrane oxygenation, takes on the function of the heart and lungs by routing the patient’s blood into the machine where carbon dioxide is removed and oxygen is added.
October 03, 2014
Hospitals remain alert and ready after a confirmed U.S. hospital-identified case of imported Ebola associated with the ongoing West African outbreak makes news in Dallas.
August 20, 2014
Hospital-to-home care transition communications and multimedia programs improving engagement and outcomes for UAB patients.