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UA Medical Center recognized for transplant care

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona today  recognized University of Arizona Medical Center—University Campus (UAMC) with a Blue Distinction Center® designation for delivering quality transplant care as part of the Blue Distinction Centers for Specialty Care® program.  Blue Distinction Centers are hospitals shown to deliver quality specialty care based on objective, transparent measures for patient… Read More →

UAMC to Discontinue Home Health Services

Health Resolutions to Make Before the New Year

University of Arizona Medical Center announced it will discontinue its home health services in the next 30 days. UAMC Home Health currently provides approximately 400 patients with intermittent nursing care in the home. Patients who require ongoing home health care will be transitioned to the care of other home health agencies in the community. UAMC’s… Read More →

3-Year-Old Receives Heart Transplant At UAMC

heart transplant helps 3 year old

After chemotherapy damaged her heart, Mary Olivia Bingham received a successful heart transplant at The University of Arizona Medical Center-University Campus. A 3-year-old Vail, Ariz., girl is back at home, jumping on the bed and teasing her four siblings after receiving a heart transplant at The University of Arizona Medical Center-University Campus last month. Cardiothoracic… Read More →