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A year ago, Delrico Gibson could not use his hands. Now he can make art again and thanked the therapists who helped him recover with works of abstract symmetric string art made especially for them.
UAB and Highlands Hospitals are among only 10 hospitals in the state to earn an A grade for patient safety.
UAB Orthopaedics’ new sports medicine clinic features five physicians specially trained in managing sports-related injuries.
UAB and UAB Highlands Hospitals again receive the highest grades in the Leapfrog Safety Score.
There are snakes out there. A UAB emergency physician and a biologist tell you what you need to know about coping with snakes and snakebite.
UAB’s William Curry, M.D., explains the advantages for millennials to find a primary care physician and why it is a necessary step to take for their health.

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.
The American Nurses Credentialing Center honor is the most prestigious designation a health care organization can receive for excellence in nursing and patient outcomes.

UAB Hospital’s teenage volunteers get a rare chance to learn about possible careers in healthcare.

Geriatric patients treated in a specialized Acute Care for Elders (ACE) unit get top notch care at lower cost, says new UAB study.

While all blood types are needed, the shortage of O-negative is the most severe.

UAB expands its popular room service meal program to patients at UAB Highlands Hospital

The club is an American Lung Association project will help patients with COPD.

Dancing with the Silver Stars, an event that benefits UAB's Acute Care for Elders, will take place Nov. 5

UAB and the Red Cross are holding a blood drive the week of July 9-14.