February 7, 2013

On a recent Monday afternoon, the Pediatric Emergency Department at the Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt moved, within minutes, from the typical hustle and bustle of seeing and admitting patients to an entire children's hospital on a state of full community alert. Read more...

Expansion doubles VEI's space in Williamson County


The Vanderbilt Eye Institute has solidified itself as the largest, most comprehensive ophthalmology practice in the region with the recent expansion of its Franklin practice, now called VEI Williamson County. Read more...

PICU reaches new milestone in fight against infections


On Jan. 10, the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit at the Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt reached impressive new territory: 365 days without a single case of central line associated blood stream infection (CLABSI), catheter associated urinary tract infection (CAUTI) or ventilator associated pneumonia (VAP). Read more...

Memorial Gym to go pink for breast cancer awareness


The annual Pink Out! game in Memorial Gymnasium is designed to raise awareness about breast cancer and to recognize individuals who are current patients or survivors of the disease. Fans are also invited to wear pink, the color that has become associated with breast cancer research and survivorship. Read more...