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COVID-19 vaccine side effects: See what our employees are reporting, and why it means the vaccine is working

COVID-19 vaccine vials being distributed at UI Health Care
UI Health Care workers were among the first Iowans to get the COVID-19 vaccine. As a part of receiving the vaccine, many employees were sent a survey about their symptoms. Learn about side effects from their experience here.

How the Respiratory Illness Follow-Up Clinic put Jesse Espinoza on the road to recovery

Jesse Espinosa
Jesse Espinoza was on high alert when his 16-year-old niece came home from work with the sniffles.

Teamwork makes all the difference during COVID-19 vaccine rollout

Jess Hanson and Kristen Van Scoyoc
Jessica Hanson and Kristen Van Scoyoc experienced the beginning of the pandemic in different ways. Both joined the University of Iowa Community Clinics (UICC) team in January.

Be aware of COVID-19 scams

You should beware of scammers looking to take advantage of you during the COVID-19 pandemic. Many emerging scams can compromise your personal information.

COVID-19 variants with Stanley Perlman, MD, PhD

UI coronavirus expert Stanley Perlman, MD, PhD, answers questions about variants of the COVID-19 virus and how we should respond to their emergence in Iowa.

UI Health Care names Kimberly Hunter chief nursing executive

University of Iowa Health Care leaders have named Kimberly D. Hunter, DNP, MBA, RN, NEA-BC, chief nursing executive (CNE) at UI Hospitals & Clinics.

Surgical skill and reassuring personal attention help six-year-old Sahara heal after a badly broken arm

Our pediatric orthopedics experts repaired multiple breaks in Sahara’s arm, all while helping to make the experience less scary for her—and for her parents.

COVID-19 vaccine progress and safety with Mike Brownlee, PharmD

Watch Chief Pharmacy Officer Mike Brownlee, PharmD, MS, FASHP, discuss the University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics vaccination program and answer questions about navigating this process.

New inpatient psychiatric unit to open March 24

Front desk of the new BHS unit at UI Hospitals & Clinics
A new inpatient psychiatric unit set to open Wednesday, March 24, at UI Hospitals & Clinics includes a different look and an updated model of care focused on preventing problem behaviors.

Finding balance in the new year with Stacey Pawlak, PhD

Watch Clinical Psychologist, Stacey Pawlak, PhD, help guide us as we work toward finding balance and resiliency this year.

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