News Articles

  • Heather Day was raised with the philosophy that if there’s work to be done, you do it. Read more
  • UI Hospitals & Clinics has begun to roll out a new feature to keep friends and family informed during a patient’s surgical procedure. Up to two people designated by the patient will receive text updates of the progress of the surgery and into recovery. Read more
  • During the first weeks of caring for COVID-19 patients in the Surgical and Neuroscience Intensive Care Unit (SNICU), nurse manager Nathalee Grue, MSN, RN, CCRN, felt her world shift—sometimes multiple times a day. Read more
  • Each September, the American Medical Association (AMA) recognizes Women in Medicine. This year, UI Health Care is putting our own spin on the month, celebrating our providers for the work they do in patient care, research, and women’s health advocacy. Read more
  • University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics has received a Blue Distinction Center+ designation by Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield for bariatric surgery. Health care facilities received the designation for delivering quality care resulting in better overall outcomes for bariatric patients. Read more
  • University of Iowa Health Care, the Visiting Nurse Association, and the Community Foundation of Johnson County will host its Fall Prevention Awareness Day and Health Fair Event from noon to 3 p.m. Friday, Sept. 22 at the Visiting Nurse Association office at 1524 Sycamore St. in Iowa City. Read more
  • University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics has been selected to participate in phase two of the Collaborative Innovation and Improvement Network (COIIN), a three-year project aimed to increase the number of kidney transplants and improve quality measures. Read more
  • The University of Iowa Health Care bariatric surgery program has been accredited as a Comprehensive Center under the under the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP), a joint program of the American College of Surgeons and the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery. Read more