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Glove Change During C-Section Boosts Wound Outcomes

Monday, May 8, 2017

Changing gloves prior to abdominal wall closure during a non-emergent cesarean section delivery “is not a widely used practice. It does seem like an easy, relatively inexpensive way to decrease wound complications,” says Eva Pressman, the Henry A. Thiede Professor and Chair of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology.Read More: Glove Change During C-Section Boosts Wound Outcomes

URMC opens new lactation room

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

The University of Rochester Medical Center announced the grand opening of a new lactation room on Tuesday. The ribbon cutting ceremony was dedicated to world-renowned pioneer in breastfeeding Dr. Ruth Lawrence. The new location at UR Medicine's Women's Health Practice gives new moms and their babies access to a private, quiet place for breastfeeding."Read More: URMC opens new lactation room

UR Medical Center Board Honors Keri Cockman, RNC, with 2016 Excellence Award

Friday, January 27, 2017

Ten individuals and four teams were honored by the University of Rochester Medical Center Board on Jan. 17 for their dedication, service and outstanding patient care, with numerous examples cited of their extraordinary efforts.

Read More: UR Medical Center Board Honors Keri Cockman, RNC, with 2016 Excellence Award