News Search

Latest News

UCI Medical Center is the first hospital on the West Coast to use portable MRI technology
January 29, 2021
UCI Medical Center is the first hospital on the West Coast to offer the Swoop™ Portable MRI System, which can be wheeled to the bedside of...
UCI to build world-class hospital on Irvine campus
January 21, 2021
UCI Medical Center Irvine-Newport rendering
Plans to build a world-class, acute care hospital on the northern edge of the University of California, Irvine academic campus advanced...
UCI campus COVID-19 patient vaccination site opens
January 20, 2021
UCI Health vaccinates patients
Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, UCI and UCI Health have been committed to leading our community’s fight against the disease....
UCI team at work on preemptive vaccine for all coronaviruses
January 06, 2021
UCI scientist Lbachir BenMohamed, PhD, director of the Laboratory of Cellular and Molecular Immunology at the Gavin Herbert Eye Institute
Armed with a $3.7 million NIAID grant, Gavin Herbert Eye Institute researchers are developing a vaccine to target all known human coronaviruses,...
Raising the bar on excellence
January 05, 2021
UCI Health is home to 174 doctors who have been honored as 2021 Physicians of Excellence by the Orange County Medical Association, more than any...
Anaheim fire paramedic who survives COVID-19 warns against New Years' parties
December 31, 2020
Grateful Anaheim paramedic Joe Aldecoa credits UCI Health for saving him from a life-threatening case of COVID-19.
IN THE NEWS: Anaheim fire captain Joe Aldecoa, who survived a life-threatening case of COVID-19, delivers a stern warning about attending New...
UCI Health sets up field hospital to handle surge of patients
December 22, 2020
IN THE NEWS: UCI Medical Center sets up a mobile field hospital in a parking lot to accommodate a surge of new COVID-19 patients. The medical...
The Leapfrog Group gives UCI Health 13th "A" grade in patient safety
December 18, 2020
Leapfrog_news_350 x 350
UCI Health earns 13th consecutive “A” safety grade from The Leapfrog Group
UCI Health receives COVID-19 vaccine
December 16, 2020
Respiratory therapist Vita Susin is the first to receive a COVID-19 vaccination at UCI Health
UCI Health receives first supply of COVID-19 vaccines and immediately begins giving it to frontline healthcare employees.
Can children play sports safely during a pandemic?
November 17, 2020
Dr. Susan Huang is medical director of epidemiology and infection prevention for UCI Health.
IN THE NEWS: Dr. Susan Huang, UCI Health medical director of epidemiology and infection prevention, tells the New York Times that children in team...

View by Category