Patient Care

Airlift Northwest and UW Medical Center brings miracle baby into the world

Quick action by Airlift Northwest and UW Medical Center brings miracle baby into the world

When Sandra Gonzalez went into labor at 26 weeks, swift transfer from Yakima to UW Medical Center gave mother and baby the care they needed in a matter of minutes, versus hours.

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Working together during a community crisis

Working together during a community crisis

Moments after the September 24 crash involving a “Ride the Ducks” tour vehicle and a charter bus on the Aurora Bridge in Seattle, UW Medicine physicians and staff at Harborview Medical Center began mobilizing its command center for medical response.

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Patient-centered care helps overcome fear of surgery

Overcoming fear of surgery with patient-centered care

When Lauren Fortune needed to have another knee replacement, she turned to Dr. Navin Fernando at UW Medicine Hip & Knee Center at Northwest Hospital for assistance.

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Innovative surgery revitalizes fly fishing guide’s life

Innovative surgery revitalizes fly fishing guide’s life

Randy Rice battled neck pain for 20 years after being injured during a building project. He finally turned to Valley Medical Center’s Spine Center for advanced, two-level disc replacement surgery.

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Airlift Northwest and UW Medical Center brings miracle baby into the world

Leading the way in coordinated healthcare

The UW Medicine Accountable Care Network brings together many of the leading healthcare organizations in the Puget Sound region in a collective effort to change how healthcare is delivered.

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Airlift Northwest and UW Medical Center brings miracle baby into the world

UW Medicine Virtual Clinic expands telemedicine program

Launched in January 2015, the UW Medicine Virtual Clinic allows anyone located in Washington to receive expert healthcare any time of the day or night.

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