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Elizabeth Moore: ‘I’ve never been afraid to say yes’

Elizabeth Moore, RN, BSN, MBA
Elizabeth Moore, RN, BSN, MBA, is a third-generation nurse. And while the mission of nursing remains much the same over multiple generations, the technology has drastically changed.

Imborek discusses COVID-19's impact on LGBTQ Iowans

Katie Imborek, MD, sat down with One Iowa to talk about COVID-19 and how to protect yourself and others against the virus.

Surgeons: Helping patients who smoke is important medicine

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Orthopedics Today
Tobacco use and smoking wreak havoc on the musculoskeletal system. Nicholas A. Bedard, MD, assistant professor of orthopedic surgery at University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics talks to Orthopedics Today about smoking cessation and surgery.

Taking a teamwork approach to patient care

Heather Day
Heather Day was raised with the philosophy that if there’s work to be done, you do it.

Watch Replay: Sept. 1 Coronavirus Q&A Facebook Live

Watch the replay of University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics Chief Medical Officer Theresa M. Brennan, MD, answering questions about the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) in a Facebook Live broadcast from Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2020.

Welcoming your first baby during a pandemic

Michael and Tina Lung hold their daughter, Makayla Lily Lung, outside by a field of sunflowers
Becoming a parent for the first time can be scary. Having your first baby during a worldwide pandemic can add another layer of anxiety. And when you’re a medical student, you’re extra sensitive to potential complications.

Steve Hayes: A second—and third—chance at life

Steve Hayes meets him rescuers
Steve Hayes knows he wouldn’t be alive today if not for two quick-thinking co-workers and dozens of caregivers.

Respiratory Illness Follow-up Clinic treats patients with long-term complications from COVID-19

In June, UI Health Care became the first health system in the state, and one of the first in the country, to establish a dedicated post-COVID-19 clinic.

Finding a COVID-19 vaccine

Watch infectious disease specialist Patricia Winokur, MD, discuss the race to find a COVID-19 vaccine and how UI Health Care is helping to find one through clinical trials.

Holly Smith: One nurse’s career path to dialysis

Holly Smith, RN, BSN
Holly Smith realized her calling as a young girl. Smith began as a certified nursing assistant (CNA) at age 16, using dual credit in high school to become certified.

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