- USF Health is focused on providing the safest care for our patients. To accomplish this goal, we currently employ a robust electronic health records system, known as Epic, to improve patient outcomes. This system allows physicians, nurses, pharmacists and other health professionals to determine the best course of care for each individual patient.
- USF Health is a leader in shaping a future that puts the patient at the center of the health care team. Our academic health center’s collaborative approach to education, research and clinical practice adds value to the compassionate patient care we deliver, combining the strengths and perspectives of physicians, nurses, pharmacists, public health professionals, physical therapists, physician assistants and other health professionals.
- USF Health is a proud health care leader in Florida’s southwest region. We use evidence-based medicine, individualized treatment plans and patient safety mechanisms to ensure that our patients have the best outcomes while lowering their costs. Our health care providers are committed to making life better.
Patient and Community Centered Care
November 27, 2018
Current Events: Food Safety
Anyone who watches the news or scrolls through social media knows that reports of foodborne illnesses have been relentless over the last couple years. It seems that every other month, a new food product is being recalled. Chipotle Mexican Grill has been hit multiple times, with the most recent outbreak in August sickening over 700 customers. This outbreak in Ohio was due t.....
November 28, 2018
Multidisciplinary Care is a Part of Treating Sudden Cardiac Arrest, with Dr. Bibhu Mohanty
When a person goes into sudden cardiac arrest, a multidisciplinary team steps in to save their life. Starting with the bystander who calls emergency medical services and ending with the intensive care unit team who monitors the patient, there is teamwork every step of the way. Being treated at an academic medical center enables multidisciplinary and interprofessional care .....
August 15, 2018
Friedreich's Ataxia Clinical Trials, with Dr. Theresa Zesiewicz
The USF Health Ataxia Research Center is 1 of 11 centers that are a part of the Collaborative Clinical Research Network in Friedreich's Ataxia (CCRN in FA) funded by the Friedreich's Ataxia Research Alliance (FARA). This international network works togethers to advance treatments and clinical care for Friedreich's Ataxia patients. "Friedreich Ataxia is a neurodegenerative.....