UVA Health Orientation
Welcome to UVA Health! We are glad you are here! UVA Health includes a hospital, a Level I Trauma Center, a nationally recognized cancer center and heart center, and primary and specialty clinics throughout Central Virginia. We rank among the nation’s top hospitals because our doctors, nurses, and caregivers provide a wide-variety of high quality, specialized care to patients from across Virginia and beyond. No matter where you are working, patient-centered care is the first priority.
Staff of the Medical Center and University Physicians Group (UPG) staff and faculty of the School of Medicine, and Advanced Practice Practitioners attend UVA Health Orientation. The session occurs on the first day as a Medical Center employee and on or about the first day as a School of Medicine or University Physicians Group employee. Depending on the role, orientation and training may take up to two weeks or more to complete. Once all required training is completed, employees may also participate in department-specific orientation.