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UF Health unveils new neurological facility
June 19, 2019 —  A new facility in North Central Florida will help treat patients with neurological conditions.
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UF Health rehab hospital to open in Gainesville
Feb. 12, 2019 — UF Health welcomed a new rehab hospital on Archer Road to help patients transition back into their daily lifestyle after an injury.
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UF Health Florida Recovery Center opens renovated facility
Jan. 30, 2019 — UF Health Florida Recovery Center opens a renovated facility on 13th Street in Gainesville with a ribbon-cutting ceremony.
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UF Health receives $20 million donation from Lauren and Lee Fixel Family Foundation
Jan. 19, 2019 — UF Health has received a major contribution towards its campaign to fund neurological disease research.
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Renovations complete for outpatient clinic
Dec. 20, 2018 — The renovations for a clinic at UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital are now complete.
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UF Health to open three practices at Oaks Mall
June 7, 2018, — UF Health has announced they are opening three practices at the Sears location in The Oaks Mall.
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UF Health: Expanding for world-class medicine
June 6, 2018 — Blending art and modern science in new facility
The Gainesville Sun
UF opens new Aging Studies Center
May 11, 2018 — The center will conduct studies on the impact of aging, particularly on poor and minority seniors who are often underrepresented in clinical research, said Tina Bottini, an assistant dean at the UF College of Medicine — Jacksonville
The Gainesville Sun
UF Health’s two new hospitals may bring more businesses to southwest Gainesville
Dec. 10, 2017 — With the UF Health Heart & Vascular and UF Health Neuromedicine hospitals now open for business, people from across the country will visit the hospitals
The Gainesville Sun
Medical Spotlight: Two new hospitals to be unveiled
Nov. 8, 2017 — TV20’s Alexis Cruz sat down with the President of UF Health to talk about two new hospitals
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Sneak peek at new hospitals Wednesday evening
Nov. 7, 2017 — The hospitals, set to open in December, are offering public tours Wednesday and Thursday, but the only one with openings left happens from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday.
The Gainesville Sun
UF Health opens new Neuro-Medicine and Heart and Vascular Hospital with ribbon-cutting ceremony

The Independent Florida Alligator

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New UF hospitals focus on advanced medicine
Nov. 2, 2017 — The new UF Health Heart & Vascular and Neuromedicine hospitals have hybrid operating rooms that allow for better patient care.
The Gainesville Sun
University of Florida Health Continues Expansion into Northeast Florida
June 22, 2017 — UF Health North nearly doubled the size of its campus with the opening of its new 168,000-square-foot bed tower last May.
The Florida Trend
UF Health North in Jacksonville opened the doors to new inpatient tower and admits first patients

The Independent Florida Alligator

The Florida Times-Union Jacksonville

Jacksonville Business Journal

New UF Health Hospital Buildings Bring Specialization, Rooms
April 21, 2017 — Construction of two new UF Health Shands hospital buildings is ahead of schedule.
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