UF Health MedMatters

UF Health COVID-19 Patient Discharged After 18 Days on ECMO

When COVID-19 patient Melory Biangdan was told that she would need to be placed on extracorporeal membrane oxygenation, her family put their trust in the care team at University of Florida Health’s Unit 82.

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University of Florida Health Shands Hospital has been recognized among the nation’s best hospitals in seven adult medical specialties. Overall, UF Health Shands Hospital was recognized as one of the best hospitals in Florida. In addition to being ranked among the nation’s top 50 hospitals in seven specialties, UF Health Shands Hospital also was listed as “high performing” in seven specialties, including abdominal aortic aneurysm repair, colon cancer surgery, COPD, heart failure, lung cancer surgery, neurology & neurosurgery and orthopaedics.