University Hospitals

As it pertains to the COVID-19 pandemic everybody has so many questions, without a whole lot of answers because to keep things real simple this is probably EVERYBODIES first real pandemic, including doctors and scientist.  But it doesn’t mean that they aren’t trying to navigate us all through the pandemic and hopefully get us out, […]

EAST CLEVELAND, Ohio– A University Hospitals police officer was shot during a robbery in East Cleveland Monday morning. It happened at the US Bank on Forest Hill Boulevard near Euclid Avenue shortly before 8 a.m. East Cleveland police said the off-duty officer was withdrawing money when he was held up by a man with a […]

CLEVELAND– University Hospitals filed a court motion to dismiss lawsuits over its fertility clinic failure. The temperature of the tissue storage bank at UH Ahuja Medical Center unexpectedly fluctuated on March 4. The failure means 4,000 eggs and embryos from about 950 patients are likely no longer viable. Attorney Tom Merriman, who represents more than 180 patients, […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – High-profile women’s civil rights attorney, Gloria Allred will hold a news conference in Cleveland on behalf of three cancer survivors who lost eggs as a result of a freezer failure at University Hospitals. Originally it was believed 2,000 eggs and embryos were impacted but it now appears the number is closer to 4,000. Between […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – For three weeks University Hospitals (UH) has been trying to determine what caused a storage tank holding eggs and embryos to malfunction, and why no one caught the mistake. Originally it was believed 2,000 eggs and embryos were impacted but it now appears the number is closer to 4,000. When the incident first […]

CLEVELAND– University Hospitals released an update on its investigation into the freezer malfunction at a fertility clinic. The temperature of the tissue storage bank at the UH Ahuja Medical Center fertility clinic unexpectedly fluctuated on March 4, jeopardizing the viability of more than 2,000 eggs and embryos. Since then, nurses have responded to more than 900 […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – University Hospitals is in crisis after it discovered more than 2,000 eggs and embryos may have been damaged or destroyed over last weekend. Between Saturday and Sunday, one of the fertility clinic’s egg and embryo liquid nitrogen storage tanks began to warm up, triggering the situation. On Thursday, UH officials issued […]

  CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – On Friday, the Cleveland Browns made official the partnership that makes University Hospitals (UH) in Cleveland the health care partner of the Cleveland Browns for the next 10 years. As the Official Health Care Partner of the Browns, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, the health system’s nationally recognized academic medical […]

  CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – The footprint of University Hospitals just got a bit bigger. Government regulators gave approval for UH to take over Parma Community General Hospital and EMH Healthcare in Elyria. Starting January 1, 2014, the hospitals will become UH Parma and UH Elyria. We contacted UH and requested an interview to talk […]

PARMA, Ohio – Parma Community General Hospital will be integrated with University Hospitals. Sources connected to the agreement confirmed to NewsChannel5 that University Hospitals is expected to issue a press release early this evening. The announcement was made at Parma Community General Hospital insiders Monday. Parma employs 2,000 people and has more than 500 physicians […]

CLEVELAND – University Hospitals cardiologist Marco Costa isn’t much of a TV watcher, so he didn’t recognize “McDreamy” — actor Patrick Dempsey — when he ran into him on the Los Angeles set of Grey’s Anatomy. But Costa was invited to the set to bring some authenticity to a scene with actress Sandra Oh for […]

- CLE CLEVELAND – Summertime offers opportunity for self discovery. The lazy days, assuming we take the time to enjoy them, are great days for relaxation and observation. And they can be a great time to learn something new about ourselves – and our children. Many of us will plan activities for our children that push the […]