“The CORE project is one of many initiatives at UMHS we are working on to improve patient access,” said Connie Standiford, MD, professor of internal medicine and a key member of the team implementing CORE at U-M.
“The trial is designed to assess the safety and performance of a new approach to aortic valve replacement,” says G. Michael Deeb, M.D. , the Herbert Sloan Collegiate Professor of Surgery and principal investigator for the trial at U-M.
The University of Michigan Health System reported positive fiscal year-end results today, with an anticipated 4.2 percent ($129 million) operating margin on budgeted operating revenues of $3.1 billion for the U-M Hospitals, Health Centers , and Medical Group.
In his TED talk, Dr. Saint discusses the deadly nature of many hospital-acquired infections and how they can often be prevented with simple hand washing techniques, a subject that continues to be an institutional priority at UMHS.