Archive for February, 2009

Inova Fairfax Hospital Among America’s 50 Best Hospitals

Hospital Recognized for Outstanding Clinical Performance Falls Church, VA – (February 24, 2009) — Inova Fairfax Hospital has been named one of America’s 50 Best Hospitals for 2009 by HealthGrades, an independent healthcare ratings company. The honor places the hospital in the top 1 percent of all hospitals in the nation for quality outcomes. For the […]

Inova Fairfax Hospital for Children Rocks Out in the Name of Charity

“Every Kid’s a Rock Star” to Raise Funds for Pediatric Services Falls Church, VA – (February 20, 2009) — Inova Fairfax Hospital for Children will host its “Every Kid’s a Rock Star” fundraising event on Sunday, March 1, at The Ritz-Carlton, Tysons Corner. More than 300 families, hospital staff and donors are expected to get their […]

Inova Files Letter of Intent for Route 50 Hospital

Immediate Construction of Emergency Services and Healthplex Planned Falls Church, VA – (February 16, 2009) – Inova Health System has filed a formal letter of intent with the Commonwealth of Virginia to build an 80-bed hospital on Route 50 in Loudoun County. And, as a first step in expanding Inova’s existing medical services to the Route […]

Inova Health System Names New Executive Vice President, Corporate Services

Todd A. Stottlemyer Focus Includes Technology & Community Partnerships Falls Church, VA – (February 10, 2009) – Todd A. Stottlemyer has been named Executive Vice President, Corporate Services, for Inova Health System, Northern Virginia’s premier not-for-profit healthcare provider and a leader in excellence in patient care, clinical research and education. In his role, Mr. Stottlemyer will […]

Inova Health System Launches E-Newsletter for Expectant and New Parents

Baby and me© Provides Parents with Customized Weekly Updates; Available in English and Spanish Falls Church, VA – (February 9, 2009) — Inova Health System recently launched a weekly parenting electronic-newsletter, Baby and me©, that guides expectant parents though pregnancy, labor and delivery, and through the first year of their baby’s life. Subscribers can choose from […]

Inova Alexandria Hospital First In Region To Offer Embozene Treatment For Tumors

Color-Enhanced Device Will Increase Patient Safety, Improve Physician Accuracy Alexandria, VA – (February 9, 2009) —Inova Alexandria Hospital is one of the first hospitals in the nation to offer a new treatment for uterine fibroids and tumors in other areas of the body that have the potential for heavy blood loss. Embozene™ Color-Advanced Microspheres, blocks the […]

Statement from Randy Kelley, CEO, Inova Loudoun Hospital

Loudoun County Board of Supervisors BRMC Decision Leesburg, VA – (February 3, 2009) – The citizens of Loudoun County were the clear winners today in the rejection of a hospital in Broadlands by a majority of the Board of Supervisors. This case was never about Inova or HCA. There were only two real issues: HCA’s attempt […]

Inova Loudoun Hospital Pediatric Emergency Nurses Earn New Certification

Loudoun Nurses Among the First in the U.S. to Earn Special Designation Leesburg, VA – (February 2, 2009) — Inova Loudoun Hospital is pleased to announce that four Pediatric Emergency Department nurses, Victoria Bamsey, Barbara DeCardona, Gina Harrison and Jacqualyn Sine, have earned the Certified Pediatric Emergency Nurse (CPEN) designation. This is a newly created national […]

Inova Alexandria Hospital Names Daniel Jackson Chief Operating Officer

New COO Comes With More Than 10 Years of Healthcare Experience Alexandria, VA – (February 2, 2009) – Inova Alexandria Hospital has named Daniel W. Jackson its new Chief Operating Officer. Jackson began his duties on January 19. Jackson, who brings more than 10 years of healthcare leadership and experience to his new role, most recently […]