February 2019 News

Parent Blog: Stacey Regennitter

Regennitter fraternal quadruplets, photo
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University of Iowa Stead Family Children's Hospital
Noelle, Jakob, Jarred and Rebeckah were born at 30 weeks gestation and are now 14 years old.

Parent Blog: Megan Runde

Libby Runde, photo
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University of Iowa Stead Family Children's Hospital
"I was transferred to University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics for preterm labor. Libby was delivered by emergency C-section at 26 weeks and had a blood transfusion on her first day of life." – Megan

University of Iowa Health Care receives prestigious Center of Excellence designation for program that treats Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy (HCM)

HCMA seal
University of Iowa Health Care has received the prestigious Center of Excellence designation by the Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Association (HCMA). The HCMA provides support, education, advocacy and advances research on hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM), which involves a thickening of the muscles of the heart.

Airplane joins AirCare service

airplane in hangar
A sleek, powerful new airplane puts an emergency room in the sky as UI Health Care’s first fixed-wing air ambulance.