News in 2020

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UCI Health doctor answers COVID-19 questions on ABC7

Dr. Jose Mayorga, medical director of the UCI Health Family Health Center in Santa Ana
July 02, 2020
IN THE NEWS: Dr. Jose Mayorga, director of the UCI Health Family Health Center Santa Ana, tells ABC7 viewers how best to protect themselves from...

UCI Health urges extra caution for July 4th gatherings as COVID-19 numbers rise

Dr. Susan Huang is medical director of Epidemiology and Infection Prevention for UCI Health.
July 01, 2020
As Orange County experiences a significant rise in COVID-19 infections, UCI Health infectious diseases experts urge the public to use extra caution...

My UCI Health now includes GPS-guided navigation for patients, visitors

June 18, 2020
UCI Health is pleased to announce a mobile wayfinding tool designed to make step-by-step navigation at UCI Medical Center simple for patients and...

Dr. Nasim Afsar named a leading Orange County woman in healthcare for 2020

Dr. Nasim Afsar, chief ambulatory officer for UCI Health
June 02, 2020
IN THE NEWS: Dr. Nasim Afsar, chief operating officer for ambulatory care for UCI Health, is recognized as one of Orange County's leading women in...

COVID-19 protective gear donations

UCI medical student Mehron Dhillon stacks donations of personal protective equipment during a drive for supplies in the UCI School of Medicine parking lot.
June 01, 2020
IN THE NEWS: Orange County companies, residents, students, alumni and philanthropists rally around UCI Health to help shore up supplies for the...

UCI Health to test drug for critically ill COVID-19 patients

UCI Health pulmonologist Dr. Richard Lee, who is conducting a clinical trial for a drug that shows promise in treating COVID-19 patients with acute respiratory distress.
May 13, 2020
UCI Health is initiating a clinical study of a drug to treat critically ill COVID-19 patients who face a high mortality rate because of acute...

Tu Foundation gives $2.5 million for COVID-19 patient care, research

UCI Health respiratory therapist who cares for COVID-19 patients having difficulty breathing
May 11, 2020
The John and Mary Tu Foundation has donated $2.5 million to supporting COVID-19 patient care at UCI Health and to advance clinical and...

UCI Health first in Orange County to offer Left Ventricular Assist Device for patients with end-stage heart failure

April 24, 2020
UCI Health is the first health system in Orange County to offer Left Ventricular Assist Device (LVAD) for patients diagnosed with end-stage heart...

UCI launches COVID-19 resources site

April 22, 2020
UCI launches a comprehensive COVID-19 resource site to provide the community with helpful information to better understand and weather the pandemic.

Caring for COVID-19 at home

Caring for COVID-19 at home
April 08, 2020
Most people who become ill with COVID-19 are able to recover at home. But it’s essential to observe strict hygiene and physical distancing...

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