Support Services

Landing Zone Safety Training

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UVA Pegasus offers a Landing Zone Safety Course for any agency within our service area that is responsible for a helicopter response to a medical emergency. The course allows a Pegasus flight crew member to provide instruction on landing zone requirements, helicopter safety and other aspects of medical evacuation operations. The course also provides time for us to meet you in a non-emergent environment.

Spiritual Support from UVA Chaplains

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Hospital chaplains offer spiritual support to people of all faiths. Available for a number of religious and spiritual services, chaplains at UVA hospital can visit patients and help families, per request. You can also visit the UVA hospital chapel for moments of reflection and prayer.

Cancer Research

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At UVA, our goal in cancer research is to understand how cancer arises, grows, and spreads, and to use this knowledge to develop ways to detect, diagnose, treat, and prevent cancer. Our research helps provide resources, tools and the infrastructure needed to advance treatment and find a cure.

Emergency Transport

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Pegasus, the UVA helicopter, serves the region along with all the vehicles in the UVA Medical Transport fleet. Learn about how to prepare a landing zone, ride along on the helicopter.

Workplace Health Classes & Coaching

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Classes

Change of Heart

Presented by a physician and registered dietitian, this comprehensive program aims to reduce your employees’ risk of cardiovascular disease by addressing:

  • The cause and risk of heart disease
  • Healthy exercise and eating habits
  • Medications and working with one’s doctor
  • Maintaining healthy habits
  • Practical tips to help each participant set and act upon health-improving goals

Couch to 5K

We designed this safe, progressive running class to:  

Telemedicine: Telehealth Services

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Virtual medicine. Telemedicine. Telehealth. Online healthcare. What does it all mean? When you can’t make it to the experts, we bring them to you. The UVA Karen S. Rheuban Center for Telehealth has over 20 years of experience making healthcare connections betweens specialists and patients throughout Virginia, the region and beyond. Why Choose a Telemedicine Appointment Telemedicine saves time and money as well as lives. Staying close to home, you can:

Nutrition Classes

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Get nutritional counseling to help you eat healthy and lose weight. Small group classes give you peer support to help you reach your goals.

Transplant Quality & Safety

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At UVA Transplant Center, delivering the highest-quality and safest healthcare to our patients is our top priority. Achieving our goals for safety and excellence means working continuously to improve the care we provide.

    Transplant Coordinators & Team

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    Trained, experienced nurses, transplant coordinators serve a crucial role in your transplant experience. Their dedication to your health and well-being lasts for the entire process of your transplant.