January 24, 2013

A new unit nursing leadership structure, rolling out first at the Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt, gives bedside nurses more support from their leaders. Read more...

Petracek named interim chair of Cardiac Surgery


Petracek, professor of Clinical Cardiac Surgery, will lead the department while a national search is conducted for a successor to current chair John Byrne, M.D., who is departing on April 1 to head Cardiac Surgery at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston. Read more...

W-2 forms mailed; also available on C2HR


Check your mailbox this week for your 2012 W-2 form. Your form was sent to the most current mailing address on file with Human Resources (typically your home address). Read more...

Vanderbilt dermatologist offers cold-weather tips for taking care of skin


Cold weather is the enemy of skin. Our bodies have a natural layer of oil that helps protect the skin, but the dry air of winter (along with poor skin care) can override this natural protection and leave a lot of people with itchy, scaly winter skin. Read more...