Welcome! UVA Health System includes a 604-bed hospital, a Children's Hospital and nationally recognized heart and cancer centers. We offer primary and specialty care throughout Central Virginia. The Health System consists of the Medical Center, the School of Medicine, the School of Nursing, the Claude Moore Health Sciences Library and the Health Services Foundation.
We cannot give medical advice on this page. If you are seeking medical advice, please call the Medical Center at 434.924.3627 to schedule an appointment or call 911 if it is an emergency.
This page has been created under the ownership and control of the UVA Health System. Its purpose is to share information about the UVA Health System that is of interest to our patients and the central Virginia community, as well as encourage discussion related to health care and healthy lifestyles. We welcome and encourage your questions and comments but ask that you keep them on-topic and respectful of the guidelines noted below. All user posts will be reviewed for content and relevancy and the UVA Health System reserves the right to delete posts.
Never post any information about an identifiable individual patient. If your Facebook username is your first and last name and you reveal a relationship to a patient (for example, “my mother is a patient at UVA,”) this is information about an identifiable patient. We will delete user comments, photos, videos and other posts that contain information about identifiable patients.
Additionally, we reserve the right to delete posts that:
• Are off-topic or unrelated to the purpose of the page
• Promote or advertise a commercial product
• Contain language that is profane, sexually explicit, abusive, inflammatory or otherwise offensive
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