Recent Articles by

Eric Swensen

June 12, 2019
UVA scientist, physicians and engineers are partnering with colleagues from around Virginia to improve outcomes for patients.
May 06, 2019
Becker’s Hospital Review cited the Medical Center’s national rankings, as well as its participation in a project that is developing financially sustainable solutions to improve the health of those who receive insurance coverage through Medicaid.
March 26, 2019
The publication cited Pamela Sutton-Wallace’s leadership in making patient-care improvements, creating a statewide pediatric network and expanding telehealth services to patients across Virginia.
February 26, 2019
A grant of more than $750,000 from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Virginia Department of Health will expand the use of telehealth to monitor and manage patients with chronic ailments.
September 05, 2018
A single dose of baloxavir marboxil can significantly shorten the duration of the illness in teens and adults, according to a new study.
September 04, 2018
Dr. Robert E. O’Connor and colleagues synthesized a quarter-century’s worth of research into mild traumatic brain injury in children to give health care providers consistent guidance for diagnosis and treatment.
August 14, 2018
In its new “Best Hospitals’” guide, U.S. News & World Report has ranked the UVA Medical Center as the No. 1 hospital in Virginia. In addition, nine UVA specialties earned national honors.
July 31, 2018
Participants in the Hospital to Home program had a 41 percent lower mortality rate and a 24 percent reduction in the number of days they were readmitted to the hospital, compared to patients who did not participate.
June 25, 2018
New U.S. News & World Report rankings have recognized the University of Virginia Children’s Hospital for providing the highest quality of care for children with the most serious or complicated medical conditions.
May 07, 2018
The honor comes on the heels of the UVA Medical Center’s ranking as the top hospital in Virginia by U.S. News & World Report.