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UI cardiology expertise earns Tracy’s trust and restores his lost quality of life

Tracy Tvedte of North Liberty
Tracy Tvedte of North Liberty, Iowa, was skeptical about his cardiac consultation last fall. Six years after an aortic dissection, he was still searching for a way to end the blackouts and irregular heartbeat episodes that had affected his quality of life.

UI Health Care opens new Urgent Care and Sports Medicine clinics in Cedar Rapids

UI Health Care opens new clinics in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

Thank you, health care workers, for being here

Kinnick Stadium shares A Big Thank You sign on jumbotron
While the past few years have been incredibly difficult for health care workers, the pandemic also put a spotlight on the important role health care workers play in their communities. This would not have been possible without the large number of committed faculty and staff working 24 hours a day,...

New breast center at UI Health Care aims to ease the cancer journey for patients

Breast Health Center door sign
Patients can now access a full suite of UI breast health experts in one convenient location. Receiving a breast cancer diagnosis can be an overwhelming experience. The new breast center at UI Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center aims to make the cancer journey easier and less stressful for patients...

UI surgeons perform rare back-to-back heart, kidney transplant surgeries for Selma man

Thad Crane standing with the UI Health Care team.
Cardiologist Michael C. Viray, MD, performs back-to-back heart and kidney transplants.

UI Health Care recognized nationally for LGBTQ+ health care equality

Katherine L. Imborek, MD and Nicole Nisly, MD
University of Iowa Health Care has been named an “LGBTQ+ Healthcare Equality Top Performer” by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation, part of the nation’s largest LGBTQ+ civil rights organization.

UI Sports Medicine gets Hawkeye players back on court fast after hip surgery

McCaffery dribbling in front of opponent
The UI Sports Medicine team helps Hawkeye athletes Bohannon and McCaffery prepare for the Big Ten tournament.

Educated healing: How a nurse prepared a patient's family for home care

Katelyn Ahmann receives DAISY Award and poses with team
Katelyn Ahmann, RN, receives the DAISY Award.

Heart to heart: Karen Anzelc's connections with her patients

Karen Anzelc receives DAISY Award and poses with team
Karen Anzelc, RN, BSN, receives the DAISY Award.

From traveling nurse to full-time staff member

Chris Betts, RN, accepts DAISY Award.

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