October 1, 2015

Jeff Balser, M.D., Ph.D., vice chancellor for Health Affairs and dean of the School of Medicine, will deliver the 2015 State of the Medical Center Address at 4 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 1, in Langford Auditorium. Online viewing is also available. Read more...

Commodore Award winners, longtime staff recognized at Service Awards celebration


Jim Kendall, manager of Work/Life Connections in the Department of Wellness Administration, was named the Commodore Award recipient for Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Read more...

Major grant to transform region's clinical practices


Vanderbilt University has received a contract from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services for up to $28 million over four years to help more than 4,000 clinicians in the Southeast transform their clinical practices in ways that improve quality of patient care and hold down costs. Read more...

VUMC completes transition to new ICD-10 system


After months transitioning clinics across Vanderbilt University Medical Center and training clinicians and staff, the move to the new medical coding and reporting system is complete. Read more...

Conversation Studio, a CS 2.0 enterprise-wide town hall, set for Monday, Oct. 5


Conversation Studio, A CS 2.0 enterprise-wide town hall. will be held from 9 to 9:45 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 5, in 202 Light Hall. Read more...

Wedding dream comes true in Vanderbilt ICU


Their wedding date was just weeks away when Caleb Hanby and his bride-to-be Bethany Davidson rushed to Vanderbilt University Medical Center last Thursday. "I knew it needed to happen that day," Davidson said. "I couldn't live without the opportunity to be married to my soul mate." Read more...

Heart Walk is Saturday; some roads closed around campus that morning


The 2015 Greater Nashville Heart Walk will take place on Vanderbilt's campus on Saturday, Oct. 3. Read more...

Vaccine exemption request deadline is today


An exemption may be requested for: 1) a medical reason or severe allergy to a vaccine component, or 2) a deeply held religious or spiritual belief. Read more...

Make your money go further with retirement contribution matching


Are you missing out on the chance to double your retirement contributions? About 40 percent of eligible Vanderbilt employees are, because they don't contribute the full amount that can be matched. Read more...