Archive for January, 2009

Inova Fairfax Hospital Among Nation’s Top 5% for Clinical Quality

National Honor Finds Consistent Hospital-Wide Clinical Excellence Falls Church, VA – (January 27, 2009) – Inova Fairfax Hospital has been named a recipient of the 2009 Distinguished Hospital for Clinical Excellence Award by HealthGrades, an independent healthcare ratings organization. The award, based on an analysis of more than 41 million Medicare hospital discharges from 2005 to […]

Inova Establishes Wound Healing Center at Inova Fair Oaks Hospital

Inova Serves Patients in Western Fairfax County By Opening Second Wound Healing Center Closer to Home Fairfax, VA – (January 26, 2009) — Persons who suffer from diabetes, peripheral vascular disease or other health issues often develop wounds that have difficulty healing. Until now, patients in the western portion of Fairfax County had to drive many […]

Inova Fairfax Hospital for Children and Panera Bread Unveil New “Comfy Corner”

Remodeled Family Waiting Room Provides Welcoming Retreat for Families in Pediatric Intensive Care Unit Falls Church, VA – (January 14, 2009) — During a special ceremony on January 13, Inova Fairfax Hospital for Children and Panera Bread® (NASDAQ: PNRA) unveiled the “Comfy Corner,” a remodeled waiting room for the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU). The room […]

Inova Health System Establishes $1 Million Research Fund at George Mason University

Grant to Foster Enhanced Collaboration with Inova, GMU Investigators Falls Church, VA – (January 5, 2009) – Inova Health System has provided $1 million to George Mason University to create the Inova Life Sciences Research Collaboration Fund at George Mason University (GMU). The fund was created to stimulate and enhance collaborative research between Inova and GMU […]

Inova Blood Donor Services Urges Public to Donate Blood During National Blood Donor Month

Each Donation Can Save Up to Three Lives Sterling, VA – (January 2, 2009) – Inova Blood Donor Services (IBDS) and AABB (formerly known as the American Association of Blood Banks) are encouraging individuals to participate in National Blood Donor Month. Observed throughout the month of January, National Blood Donor Month provides an opportunity for people […]