Archive for February, 2007

Patrick Christiansen Named Administrator of Inova Heart and Vascular Institute

Falls Church, VA – (February 16, 2007) — Inova Fairfax Hospital is pleased to announce that Patrick Christiansen, PhD, has accepted the position of administrator of Inova Heart and Vascular Institute. As administrator, Christiansen will provide overall strategic and operational leadership for the Institute. He began his duties February 5. “We are very fortunate to have someone […]

Inova Fairfax Hospital for Children Receives $25,000 Grant for Cancer Research

St. Baldrick’s Foundation Chooses Hospital for Local Support; Hospital’s Doctor to Become “Shavee” Falls Church, VA – (February 14, 2007) — Inova Fairfax Hospital for Children will accept a $25,000 grant for childhood cancer research from the St. Baldrick’s Foundation, a group that raises money solely for childhood cancer research in an unusual way – by shaving […]

Inova Mount Vernon Hospital To Unveil Redesigned Infusion Center

Center Will Incorporate Artwork and Other Comforts for Improved Ambiance Alexandria, VA – (February 12, 2007) – In an effort to provide a more healing, peaceful environment for patients receiving outpatient infusion services, Inova Mount Vernon Hospital has transformed its infusion center into an area that is more pleasing to the senses. Renovations to the center, where […]

Inova Health System Ranked in Top Ten of Most Integrated Health Systems by Healthcare Data Firm Verispan

Report Evaluates More Than 500 Health Systems for Operations, Clinical Quality and Efficiency Falls Church, VA – (February 9, 2007) – Inova Health System has been ranked in the top 10 of the nation’s 100 most integrated health systems. This year’s honor marks the ninth consecutive year that Inova Health System has been recognized in the […]