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Archive for December 2007

Inova Fairfax Hospital for Children Nurse Wins Award for Extraordinary Work

Nurse Wins DAISY Award After Caring for Infant in NICU Falls Church, VA – (December 19, 2007) — This week Inova Fairfax Hospital proudly presented its first ever DAISY Award For Extraordinary Nurses to a nurse who provides outstanding care for her patients. Katie Herold, RN, a nurse who works in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)…

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Inova Fairfax Hospital and George Mason University Partner to Fight Breast Cancer

$750,000 Research Study Aimed at Developing New Types of Screenings and Treatments for Breast Cancer Falls Church, VA – (December 18, 2007) – Clinicians at Inova Fairfax Hospital Cancer Center and scientists at George Mason University’s Center for Applied Proteomics and Molecular Medicine (CAPMM) are partnering to take a revolutionary step forward in breast cancer research. The…

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Inova Fairfax Hospital Re-Verified as Level I Trauma Center

Hospital Passes Re-Verification with Zero Deficiencies Falls Church, VA – (December 13, 2007) — Inova Fairfax Hospital has been re-verified as a Level I Trauma Center by the Virginia Department of Health. State health officials conducted a standard three-year verification review, including a site visit, and found no deficiencies. The state review team reported that the hospital…

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Inova Alexandria Hospital Celebrates 135 Years of Service

Serving the Region’s Health Care Needs as the Oldest Community Hospital in Virginia ALEXANDRIA, VA – (December 6, 2007) —Inova Alexandria Hospital will celebrate 135 years of serving the health care needs of the community on Wednesday, December 12. This event will also recognize more than 100 employees that have worked at the hospital for 25 years…

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