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UW Medical Center is Washington’s #1 Hospital 10 years in row and is nationally ranked in six specialties: cancer*; diabetes and endocrinology; ear, nose and throat; geriatrics; gynecology; and rehabilitation.

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1 million U.S. COVID deaths 'a real underestimate’

Recent inpatient counts suggest the novel coronavirus is gaining across western Washington, says infectious diseases specialist.

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New program works to save the tiniest patients

Before 2021, the survival rate of extreme preemies was poor. An initiative at UW Medicine changed that.

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Resources to support providers in creating a welcoming care environment and responding to population-specific healthcare needs.