- 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
August 24, 2018
Current Events: The Importance of Vaccinations
According to the Center for Disease Control, as of August 11, 2018, there have been 124 individual cases of measles confirmed in 22 states and the District of Colombia. Division of Infectious Disease and International Medicine Professor at USF Health Morsani College of Medicine, Jose Montero, MD and Jill Roberts, PhD, assistant professor in the College of Public Health, ex.....
July 13, 2018
Teamwork is a Part of the Education at USF Health, with Dr. Terri Ashmeade
Doctors, nurses, pharmacists each go through different medical training programs to get their license, but in the real world, they still have to work together. “Both patient safety and quality improvement require us to work in teams,” says Terri Ashmeade, MD, division chief and professor of pediatrics at the USF Health Morsani College of Medicine. “If we can get our.....
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.....