Few people expect to visit a hospital’s emergency room. When a sudden illness or injury occurs, most patients go to an emergency room with just the “clothes on their backs.” Often clothing cannot be salvaged when it is possibly cut off in the course of treatment. Having quick access to a second set of clothing can easily […]
Order your flowers by April 27th – Pick Up May 10th & 11th 10 am – 2 pm
You Make Patients and Families’ Lives Better One Grant at a Time As a member of Friends of UW Health, you help fund programs and services that directly benefit our patients and families but are not covered by insurance. Friends provided almost $250,000 in support this year. And for the first time, Friends opened its […]
Wine Women & Shoes is back in 2017!
University Hospital needs magazines (not older than 3 months) for their patient resource library. If you have any magazines to donate drop them off at any University Hospital Information Desk to the attention of Volunteer Services. Car and Driver, Popular Mechanics, People, Better Homes & Gardens, National Geographic etc….really anything just as long as it’s within […]
Falls are one of the primary reasons older individuals are readmitted to the hospital, but with a grant from Friends of UW Health, the UW Health Transitional Care Team can give a package of nightlights to patients who are being discharged to help keep them safe at home. It’s hard to imagine that a simple […]
Hearts and Hands 2017 took place on Thursday, February 16, 2017 at Overture Center for the Arts and raised nearly $65,000!
Through the generosity of our sponsors and donors, Friends’ “Dream It. Believe It.” gala raised more than $472,000 for American Family Children’s Hospital!
The holiday season can be a time of mixed emotions, especially for those who have recently lost a loved one.