Archive for the Patient Care Category

USF Health expands care for IBD patients

USF Health is expanding care within its digestive diseases program, creating a new center focused fully on inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). The USF Health Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center […]

Tampa General Hospital, University of South Florida Strengthen Affiliation

TGH and USF sign founding document that will create a new organization dedicated to world-class patient care, education and research Tampa, FL (July 23, 2020) — Tampa General […]

Medical memory, a new tool offered by USF Health’s Department of Neurosurgery

A common problem at the end of medical office visits is patients being unable to clearly remember what was talked about, including details about their diagnoses or recommended […]

Tampa General Hospital and USF Health Morsani College of Medicine Partner with Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital to Expand Pediatric Surgery Services

This new partnership will offer comprehensive pediatric surgical services for patients in the Tampa Bay community. Tampa, FL (July 14, 2020) – Tampa General Hospital and USF Health […]

COVID-19 Testing Tip Sheet

There is currently no vaccine to prevent coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), so the best way to prevent illness is to avoid being exposed to this virus. The virus […]

USF Health Briefs | Episode 7 with Dr. Kevin Sneed

USF Health Dean of the Taneja College of Pharmacy Dr. Kevin Sneed discusses the role pharmacists play in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic. Dr. Sneed stresses how pharmacists […]

TGH + USF Health Bariatric Center Provides A New Lease On Life For Grateful Patient

A short, yet powerful “they saved my life” is how Jeremy Blythe describes the team at the Tampa General Hospital + USF Health Bariatric Center. Weight had always […]

USF Health Briefs | Episode 5 with Dr. Usha Menon

Nurses protect the health and well-being of patients every day and play an integral role in our nation’s health care system. In the latest USF Health Brief, Dr. […]

Telehealth: medical experts provide insight on its recent use during COVID-19

Drawing on the expertise of regional physicians, including experts from USF Health, U.S. Rep. Ross Spano recently hosted a discussion about the impact telehealth could have during the […]

USF Health Briefs | Episode 2 with Dr. Mark Moseley

In the latest USF Health Brief, Dr. Mark Moseley, USF Health’s Chief Clinical Officer, discusses how physicians and other health care providers are using telehealth services and technology […]