Essential Work

How Seattle Copes: Estela Tabangcura Keeps Patients' Rooms Clean

The hospital housekeeper works every single day to ensure UW Medicine and Virginia Mason stay as sanitary as possible.

04/23/2020 By Benjamin Cassidy

Vial Valor

How UW’s Virology Lab Helps Forge the Nation’s Covid-19 Testing

Our local scientific juggernaut handles incoming specimens while anticipating the next stages of disease mitigation.

04/10/2020 By Benjamin Cassidy


Lizzo Gave UW Emergency Room Workers the Whole Damn Meal

The "Truth Hurts" singer donated lunches to emergency room staff nationwide. That's the goddess in her.

03/31/2020 By Zoe Sayler

News Wire

We May Finally Have a Grip on Coronavirus Testing in Seattle

After weeks of frustration and red tape, King County may finally be ready to take on the coronavirus.

03/06/2020 By Marisa Comeau-Kerege

UW Medicine

Slide Show: UW Medicine

Saturday night, Oct. 10, 2015, the UW Medicine community came together to raise more than $9.25 million towards the new UW Medicine Sports Health and Safety Institute at Harborview Medical Center.



Slide Show: U Village K.I.D.S.