July 15, 2014

Vanderbilt University Medical Center has once again been named among the nation's elite providers of specialty care by "U.S. News and World Report" magazine, and has also again been named the No. 1 hospital in the Metro Nashville area and the No. 1 hospital in Tennessee. Read more...

Bedside Matters rounds to be tomorrow


The next Bedside Matters, an hour-long, monthly rounds geared toward helping Vanderbilt University Medical Center health care providers deal with the social and emotional issues of caring for patients and families, will take place on Wednesday, July 16. Read more...

Free program with health coach available for qualified employees who want to lose weight


If your BMI is greater than 25, you can participate in Vanderbilt Healthier You, an individualized weight management program. Read more...

Nursing research looks at socially assistive robots and senior care


Vanderbilt University School of Nursing's Lorraine Mion believes nursing resources are going to be stretched to their limits with a growing senior population. To help shore up these anticipated gaps, she thinks robots can play a role in complementing or supplementing some senior care needs. Read more...