A New Gold Standard: UVA Orthopedics Facility Aims to Be ‘Best in the Country’

A New Gold Standard: UVA Orthopedics Facility Aims to be 'Best in the Country'

Scheduled to open in February 2022, UVA’s Ivy Mountain Musculoskeletal Center – which recently broke ground – will be just the fourth facility of its kind on the East Coast.

UVA Today

Wendy Mbugua, manager of UVA's Infusion Center, a cutting-edge technology, to improve patients' experiences.

How Algorithms Can Improve Patient Experience

UVA Cancer Center’s Infusion Center is open seven days a week, 363 days a year. It includes both private and communal treatment areas, thanks, in large part, to private support from across the community. Specially trained nurses administer a variety of treatments, including chemotherapy and therapies for various chronic conditions.

Investing in Hope

Treating Heart Failure at Home

Treating Heart Failure at Home

Once discharged from hospitals, many heart failure patients face an uphill battle managing their symptoms. Nursing professor Jill Howie-Esquivel is testing a new approach that addresses a trifecta of problems that menace heart failure patients.

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Treating Heart Failure Patients at Home

Treating Heart Failure Patients at Home

With a new $110K grant, prof. Howie-Esquivel will test a live, iPad-delivered intervention to help heart failure patients' strength, and ability to stay home.

UVA School of Nursing

Headshot of Dr. Bobby Chhabra

Catching Up with Dr. Bobby Chhabra

The Lillian T. Pratt Distinguished Professor and Chair of Orthopedic Surgery talks about his love of Charlottesville, a new home for UVA orthopedics, and the importance of philanthropy.