• UCI Health Parkinson's Disease Symposium to behavioral symptoms, surgical options and research into novel therapies

    1 month ago - By UC Irvine Health

    UCI Health will present a free Parkinson's disease symposium on Saturday, Oct. 13, for patients and their caregivers to learn more about behavioral symptoms, surgical options and research into novel therapies.
    The conference, “Treatment Options in Parkinson's Disease: From Behavior to Movement,” will take place from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. at the UC Irvine Student Center Ballroom, 311 W. Peltason Dr., Irvine. It will feature three lectures, each followed by a panel discussion where neurologists and neurosurgeons will answer questions from the audience.
    An estimated 8,000 people in Orange County have...
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  • New My UCI Health app to permit patients easy access to health information

    1 month ago - By UC Irvine Health

    UCI Health patients on the go now can download a free mobile app that will allow them to find physicians, request appointments, refill prescriptions and get parking information.
    With the My UCI Health app, patients have easy access to their health records through the MyChart patient portal. After logging in to MyChart through the app, patients can send secure messages to their healthcare providers, view immunization records and even check lab and imaging results.
    “Mobile technology has the potential to transform healthcare,” said Richard J. Gannotta, DHA, FACHE, chief executive officer of...
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