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UF Health Jacksonville launches unique epilepsy wellness center

UF Health Jacksonville launches unique epilepsy wellness center

Published: June 12, 2018


UF Health Jacksonville is launching a new groundbreaking center dedicated to epilepsy wellness. The center, part of the University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville’s department of neurology, will be used to simultaneously address many of the social and psychological needs of epilepsy patients during the course of their clinical visit. 
Shorter stays for our smallest patients

Shorter stays for our smallest patients

Published: June 11, 2018


Families are now bringing their newborns home sooner after treatment in the NICU. Infants are admitted to UF Health Jacksonville's Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit for a variety of reasons, but the goal for each and every one remains the same — to get them healthy enough to go home to their families. At UF Health Jacksonville, this family reunion is happening sooner. Providers and staff credit decreased antibiotic use and implementing cluster-care sessions for advancements in the NICU.
Quality care starts with communicaiton

Quality care starts with communicaiton

Published: June 08, 2018


UF Health Jacksonville's HCAHPS scores increase thanks to a nursing communication initiative. UF Health Jacksonville has world-class providers who use the latest medical advancements to treat their patients, but all of that can fall short if a patient has a negative experience during their hospital stay.
A cure in sight

A cure in sight

Published: June 07, 2018


A UF Health ophthalmologist works toward a possible treatment for inherited retinal diseases. Hundreds of patients fill the exam rooms at UF Health Ophthalmology – Jacksonville every week to receive care for a variety of eye conditions, such as cataracts, diabetic eye disease and glaucoma. Monday mornings, however, one clinic is reserved for a much smaller group living with rare inherited retinal diseases.

UF Health in the Media

New pediatric initiative in Jacksonville geared toward LGBT community

Florida Times-Union - Published: June 12, 2018

UF Health Jacksonville launches epilepsy center

Independent Florida Alligator - Published: June 05, 2018

Eating healthy during the summer

News4Jax (WJXT) - Published: June 02, 2018