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Physicians develop guide to safely relieve pain

Physicians develop guide to safely relieve pain

Published: July 24, 2017


The PAMI Pain Management and Dosing Guide helps health care providers safely relieve a patient’s pain in acute care settings. It stops you in your tracks and suddenly nothing else matters. The discomfort can be unbearable or create just enough distress to distract you from your daily routine. It can throb, stab, pinch, cramp, gnaw, burn, shoot or radiate from anywhere in your body. And it is among the top reasons patients seek health care.
COMJ faculty mourn loss of esteemed colleague

COMJ faculty mourn loss of esteemed colleague

Published: July 21, 2017


Robert Wears, MD, PhD, was regarded as an expert in patient safety As faculty members toggle grief and shock over the death of Robert Wears, MD, PhD, they are also reminiscing about the brilliance and humility he exhibited throughout his time on campus.
 UF Health Jacksonville names new board members

UF Health Jacksonville names new board members

Published: July 19, 2017


Mike Santarone, president and chief operating officer of Stellar, and Kendall L. Spencer, regional bank president for Ameris Bank, have been appointed to the board of directors for UF Health Jacksonville.
Education, rapid care keys to preventing sepsis deaths, UF Health study shows

Education, rapid care keys to preventing sepsis deaths, UF Health study shows

Published: July 19, 2017


A comprehensive study of sepsis treatment conducted by UF Health researchers has concluded that a new educational program to identify and treat the condition, combined with rapid care, can significantly reduce the number of sepsis-related deaths.
UF Health physician discusses genetics of pain

UF Health physician discusses genetics of pain

Published: July 19, 2017


Pain management could become part of personalized medicine. Advancements in science and technology are the reasons medical care has evolved over the years. Researchers and physicians are now working towards providing personalized medicine to more effectively meet a patient’s needs. The progress made in genetic testing will allow providers to treat illnesses and injuries better than before.

UF Health in the Media

Health Notes: UF College of Medicine – Jacksonville honored

Florida Times-Union - Published: July 18, 2017

Knowing and understanding CPR

News4Jax (WJXT) - Published: July 15, 2017