- 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
January 10, 2019
Current Events: Pricing Transparency, with Dr. Kevin Sneed
On January 1st, a new federal rule went into affect which requires hospitals to post a list of standard patient charges online and update it on an annual basis at minimum. These list of charges have always been available to the public, but it was not required to be accessible online or in a format that's easily processed by computers. "I think if we can get to a point wher.....
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 .....
January 10, 2019
The Power of Academic Medicine, with Dr. Jessica Brumley
The power of academic medicine can be found in USF Health's department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. A number of expecting mothers are at risk of complications and through interprofessional collaboration, Jessica Brumley, CNM, PhD, assistant professor and midwifery director can optimize the care of these patients. In addition, an academic medical center provides patients w.....