Tag: UofL Hospital

National addiction expert to speak at UofL Thursday

A nationally recognized addiction expert will speak about managing pain for patients with opioid use disorder Thursday at the UofL Health Sciences Center. Richard Blondell,...

UofL Hospital’s Burn Center telehealth pilot program offers improved health care...

As the only provider of burn wound care services in Kentucky and a larger 250-mile radius inclusive of areas within Indiana and Illinois, the...

UofL Hospital offering service, health education experience teens this summer

Teens considering a profession in health care have a unique opportunity to spend part of the summer volunteering at UofL Hospital, while also learning...

Travis, UofL Hospital’s new facility dog, helps patients through rehabilitation

He’s one of UofL Hospital’s newest employees. Travis, a facility dog, helps put patients at ease while motivating them during physical or occupational rehabilitation. This...

UofL Hospital, School of Nursing host free APRN conference Aug. 23

UofL Hospital and the UofL School of Nursing will host a free advanced practice nursing conference on Friday, Aug. 23, focusing on health care-related...

UofL Hospital surgical staff use sterile wraps to make sleep kits...

Surgical staff at UofL Hospital have repurposed an everyday medical item to help some of the city’s most vulnerable. Employees collected used wraps that cover...

Mom creates children’s book about experience in UofL’s NICU

Ashley Clayton Kay’s pregnancy was perfect, but after a rough night during her third trimester, still more than two months from her due date,...

UofL Hospital unit receives national Beacon Award for Excellence

A unit at University of Louisville Hospital has been nationally recognized for exceptional patient care, earning the Beacon Award for Excellence from the American...

UofL researchers escalate efforts against multi-drug resistant bacteria with FDA contract...

Antibiotic resistance is one of the greatest infectious disease threats in the 21st Century. The United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has...

UofL employees honored with Commitment to Compassion Award

Recognized as individuals who improve the lives of others, two UofL faculty and two UofL Hospital staff are honored with the Commitment to Compassion...