May 21, 2015

Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) achieved high marks on U.S. News and World Report's newest rating for hospital quality. Best Hospitals for Common Care's is the most significant extension of the U.S. News Best Hospitals platform to date and evaluates how well hospitals perform not just with the most difficult patients, but with a wide range, and focuses on individual procedures and conditions. Read more...

Memorial Day parking and shuttle information outlined


On Memorial Day, Monday, May 25, staff should continue to park in assigned areas, with the exception of N Lot and Lot 127 parkers. Read more...

Children's Hospital offers tips to keep ATV riders safe


Many children and their parents will spend the summer months outside enjoying warmer weather and summer activities. But as temperatures go up, the reported number of all-terrain vehicle (ATV)-related incidents also increases. Read more...

Medical Center plaza restoration project rolls on


Completion is nearing for one of the key phases of the restoration of the Medical Center plaza behind Vanderbilt University Hospital (VUH), at the south end near the Courtyard Cafe. The new surface, a mixture of aggregate and sand-set paving stones, is largely in place, along with a planter with shrubbery and benches for staff, faculty, students and visitors. Read more...

Farmers' Market to reopen June 4 in new location


Because of the ongoing restoration work on the VUH Plaza, where the market has been held the past few years, it will be relocating to the curved section of Medical Center Drive adjacent to Vanderbilt Stallworth Rehabilitation Hospital, between Children's Way and Blakemore Avenue, and steps away from the intersection of Blakemore Avenue and 21st Avenue South. Read more...

Fidelity to offer ongoing services to employees; first program is EasyEnroll


Vanderbilt's retirement plan transition is complete, and you can now enjoy the benefits of our new streamlined structure and the convenience of managing your account in one place. Read more...

Latest news from the VUMC Reporter is available online


The latest news from this week's VUMC Reporter is available at www.mc.vanderbilt.edu/reporter. Read more...