Antibiotic use in acute and long-term care facilities is a focus of UAB’s antibiotic stewardship program.
Published in Focus on Patient Care
Role of mentors for patients with diabetes is the focus of a $30,000 grant.
Published in Focus on Patient Care
UAB becomes one of only six hospitals in Alabama to be recognized as a leader in health care equality.
Published in Service to Community
UAB leads local hospitals, first responders and government agencies in full-scale tornado disaster exercise.
Published in Service to Community
New performances have just been announced for March in the UAB Hospital North Pavilion.
Published in Experiencing the Arts
Stuart Pimsler Dance & Theater will present free workshops to students, patients and the community, with a grand finale performance at 2 p.m. March 5.
Published in Experiencing the Arts
Fourteen-year-old Angelynn Luckado’s cystic fibrosis ravaged her organs, leading to an extensive hospital stay, an extremely rare and complicated transplant, and now a hope for a healthier life thanks to an organ donor.
Published in Faculty Excellence
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.
Published in Service to Community
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.
Published in Experiencing the Arts
Baby Friendly USA has recognized UAB Hospital’s efforts to educate and support breastfeeding mothers.
Published in Service to Community
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.”
Published in Focus on Patient Care
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.
Published in Service to Community
UAB has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report as the only hospital in Alabama among the most connected for 2015-16.
Published in Focus on Patient Care
Becker’s Hospital Review lists UAB Hospital as third-largest in the nation.
Published in Service to Community

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.
Published in Experiencing the Arts
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
The American College of Surgeons has again verified UAB as a Level I Trauma Center, a designation held by UAB since 1999.
Published in Service to Community
The LIBERATE Study will further investigate the Eclipse System, the first vaginal insert designed to provide bowel control.
Designation, voted on by women, recognizes UAB Hospital as providing the highest standards for patient care.
Published in Focus on Patient Care
Becker’s Hospital Review has named UAB Hospital as one of the 100 Great Hospitals in America.
Published in Focus on Patient Care
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