Hospital

University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics union seeks raises, better staffing ratios

IOWA CITY — The union representing thousands of employees at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, including its nurses, wants all i ... »

UIHC feels ‘very well prepared’ for Ebola

IOWA CITY — Infectious disease experts at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics said Tuesday that they’ve been honing procedur ... »

UIHC event aims to bring eating disorders into the light

IOWA CITY — When Kelsey Andresen’s weight dropped dangerously low, first as a teenager and then again in college, she survived becaus ... »

Report: Hospitals in Medicaid-expansion states performing well

CEDAR RAPIDS — Hospitals in states that expanded Medicaid are seeing higher revenues and a reduction in uninsured patients, according to a n ... »

Mercy, University of Iowa bring advanced neonatal care to Cedar Rapids

CEDAR RAPIDS — A new collaboration between Mercy Medical Center in Cedar Rapids and University of Iowa Health Care aims to improve care for ... »

Ronald McDonald family room planned for St. Luke’s Hospital

CEDAR RAPIDS — Parents whose children are hospitalized soon will have a home away from home.

UnityPoint Health-St. Luke’s Hosp ... »

Making the connections: Iowa health organizations work to share patient data

A  man from Des Moines faints during a Hawkeye football game in Iowa City and is taken to the University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics. He al ... »

Disney approach about going ‘extra inch’ not extra mile at UIHC

IOWA CITY — After three years, the Disney Institute approach has filtered across the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics.

Big an ... »

St. Lukes playing lullabies after births

CEDAR RAPIDS — St. Luke’s Hospital has a new way of marking the birth of a baby within its walls — playing Brahms’ Lull ... »

Iowa City says something must change following UI-Coralville deal

IOWA CITY — Demand change from the powers that be or take a harder stance at the negotiating table.

Those are, in short, the two path ... »

Regents approve rate increase, budget for UIHC

IOWA CITY — The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinic will increase rates by 6 percent in the next budget year after the Board of Regents ... »

Rare disease leads to unlikely friendship for two Eastern Iowans

Aly Becker isn’t your typical 21-year-old. The Cedar Rapids woman has grown up all too fast, thanks to a daily medical regimen that would make anyo ... »

Dance Marathon celebrates 20th year fighting cancer

Children danced, cupcakes were decorated, games were played, and the ever-present "FTK” chant was shouted amongst the small crowd in the University ... »

New Iowa health report shows drop in cancer deaths, more accidental poisoning

Cancer remained the second leading killer of Iowans from 2006 to 2010, but its mortality rates are trending down, according to a new report out of ... »

Iowa health centers to get Department of Health and Human Services funds

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services awarded $768,159 to 14 community health centers in Iowa, including Cedar Rapids, to help the cente ... »

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