June 28, 2012

The decision upholds funding for important research on the effectiveness of drugs and treatments and protects expanded coverage for prevention and wellness care, which has already benefited about 54 million Americans. Read more...

Initiative enhances security of clinical workstation computers


Web monitoring and filtering systems have been installed on all of Vanderbilt University Medical Center's 6,200-plus Clinical Workstation (CWS) computers to help protect the integrity and confidentiality of information that is stored on these computers. Read more...

Faculty invited to Vanderbilt University Medical Staff and Vanderbilt Medical Group annual meeting today


Colleagues: Faculty are cordially invited to this year's annual meeting of the Vanderbilt University Medical Staff and Vanderbilt Medical Group. Our meeting will occur today from 4:30-5:30 p.m. in 208 Light Hall, and will include presentations by our chiefs of staff and chief medical officer. Read more...

Children's Hospital partners with national and state safety officials to prevent child heat injuries


According to physicians at Children's Hospital, a child's body heats up three to five times faster than an adult's, and when the body's temperature reaches 104 degrees, the internal organs begin to shut down. Read more...