August 16, 2012

Move over candy bars, sugary sodas and greasy potato chips. Make way for more protein bars, carrot sticks, vitamin waters and nuts. Over the next two years, Vanderbilt's Health Plus is partnering with Vanderbilt's retail director to bring more healthy food options to the Medical Center. Read more...

Improvements in care quality driven by front-line changes


Efforts to improve quality of care at Vanderbilt have expanded rapidly in recent years. Notable achievements such as the central line-associated blood stream infections (CLABSI) reduction program, recently lauded for achieving infection levels significantly lower than the national average, have put Vanderbilt in the spotlight as a leader of such efforts. Read more...

Deadline for Commodore Award nominations is Aug. 17


Nominations are being sought for the 2012 Vanderbilt Commodore Awards. The annual award recognizes two staff members whose performance far exceeds expectations and reflects a high level of service, dedication, conscientiousness, compassion and skill. Read more...