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Archive for September 2008

Inova Health System Offering Flu Shots

Vaccine Highly Recommended for Children, Seniors Falls Church, VA – (September 26, 2008) – Inova Health System’s HealthSource will be offering influenza vaccinations to children and adults throughout the Washington region beginning October 1. Every year in the United States more than 200,000 people are hospitalized from flu complications and about 36,000 people die from flu.…

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Inova Health System Again Named a ‘Best Company’ by Working Mother Magazine

Award Marks Seventh Year Inova Honored By Magazine (September 24, 2008) – Inova Health System is proud to announce that for the seventh year, the organization has been named one of Working Mother magazine’s “100 Best Companies for Working Mothers.” Inova Health System was recognized for offering employees numerous benefits, such as access to flextime,…

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Inova Alexandria Hospital NICU Dedication

$1 million Gift Makes New Unit Possible ALEXANDRIA, VA – (September 18, 2008) —Inova Alexandria Hospital will dedicate its newly renovated Neonatal Intensive Care Unit on Thursday, September 25. The renovations will help caregivers utilize the latest technology to care for premature and The new NICU was made possible by a $1 million donation by Anne…

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Statement on Proposed Route 50 Hospital

The following statement was provided by Randy Kelley, CEO, Inova Loudoun Hospital to the Loudoun County (VA) Board of Supervisors as part of the Supervisor’s Public Comment forum. (September 16, 2008) – For several months, representatives of HCA have conducted a campaign of misinformation with members of the Board of Supervisors, the Planning Commission and…

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Inova Cancer Services to Hold One-Day Conference for Cancer Survivors

Richard Roundtree, Medical Experts to Discuss Survivorship Issues Falls Church, VA – (September 15, 2008) —After cancer patients have completed treatment, they are often faced with unanswered questions and unfamiliar feelings. In order to address the medical, psychosocial and financial difficulties associated with surviving cancer, Inova Cancer Services is holding the 3rd Annual Coffelt Cancer Survivorship…

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