UH Vision in ActionWith UH Ventures new business models are developed that leverage and expand existing UH capabilities to pursue innovative opportunities that will drive definitive, sustainable and scalable value to the way we care for our patients.
UH Ventures: Disrupting Traditional Health Care Methodologies
The rapidity of change elevates the importance of innovation. UH has established UH Ventures to cultivate innovation and entrepreneurship.
UH’s Comprehensive Approach to Mitigating the Opioid Epidemic
The opioid crisis continues to cause undue heartache and substantial harm across the country. To help combat the problem, UH launched a multipronged strategy.
UH Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute’s Shock Team Saves Lives
When 55-year-old Richard Mack began exhibiting signs of cardiogenic shock, his cardiologist called the UH Shock Team.
Turning Discoveries into Medicines that Improve Health
Developing a cure for a disease or a treatment to alleviate patient suffering requires years, often decades, of painstaking research at the laboratory bench before a discovery can undergo even the first tests in humans.
Developments in Medical Research
The heartbreaking progression of Alzheimer’s disease and other age-related dementias is the reason for groundbreaking research at UH, which will hopefully turn the tide for treating patients.
It’s the DAWN of a New Day in Stroke Treatment at UH
When stroke occurs, every second counts. For those who rely on UH in this critical moment, they can take comfort in knowing they will receive the highest quality care and the latest techniques available.
Centers of Excellence: UH’s Joint Replacement Program Enhances Quality and Value While Controlling Costs
UH medical centers have been recognized as value leaders for joint replacement surgery. For over 90 percent of patients, this means an overnight hospital stay, discharge to home and a faster recovery after joint replacement surgery.
Creating the Seamless Patient Experience
As a super-regional health system, UH seamlessly cares for patients no matter where they reside.
Caring for Our Caregivers
Physicians and other caregivers within the UH family are far better at looking after their patients than themselves.
Preparing the Next Generation of Caregivers
To help ensure high quality health care continues in our community, UH has made a commitment to educate the next generation of medical professionals.
Enhancing Community Health, Advocacy and Education
While access to excellent health care is essential, social, economic and environmental factors largely determine a community’s health, and UH identified several unmet needs contributing to health inequities in our own city.
Addressing Food Insecurity and Chronic Health Conditions
While the U.S. is an advanced nation, considerable disparities exist in health care. Addressing the root causes can serve to improve a community’s quality of life.
For those physicians who stand out among their peers, UH honored them with recognition as a Distinguished Physician.
Creating a Pediatric Powerhouse
In a primary care office in Mentor, a UH Rainbow Babies & Children’s pediatrician calls a pediatric pulmonology colleague at our main campus, coordinating care for their young patient with asthma.
Giving Back to the UH Family
Sisters Mary Ann and Ann Marie Dragon have a combined 70 years of service to UH and believe
in giving back to the hospital
Advancing Westside Care
UH St. John Medical Center.
Establishing a First-of-its-Kind Cardiac Recovery Center
Angela and James Hambrick accelerate
the vision of the
UH Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute.
Lighting the Way to Outpatient Care
Minoff Family gives back to the community that helped build their company, Kichler Lighting.