November 27, 2012

Vanderbilt University Medical Center's "Promise of Discovery" awareness campaign has received an infusion of new television messaging. New video began airing this month on national outlets, including CNN, FOX News and MSNBC as well as local broadcast and cable channels. Read more...

VUH 8th floor staff creates hand hygiene video


"Foam In, Foam Out" is a humorous take on VUMC's hand hygiene efforts. VUMC has improved hand hygiene rates from 58 percent compliance in 2009 to 91 percent today. Read more...

New faculty: John Graves plays role in shaping national health policy


Throughout his career, John Graves has often found himself in the right place at the right time. But a career pinnacle came in 2008, when he was part of the team hired by the Obama administration to provide statistical and economic evidence that would inform the development of the Affordable Care Act. Read more...

From Vanderbilt Nurse Magazine: Crystal Clear


The putrid smell of her own flesh burning was not enough to make Jade Wilhite seek medical attention. She was following the methamphetamine user code: do not get caught. Read more...

VUMC website to debut new homepage


Vanderbilt University Medical Center will launch a new homepage design Friday, Nov. 30, for its website for the mc.vanderbilt.edu domain. Read more...