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Archive for April 2009

Inova Health System Marks Opening of InovaCares Clinic for Women and Children

Clinic Expanded to Serve Growing Demand for Services; Shares Space with Other Community Non-Profit Organizations L-R: Rasha Ebeid, MD, Medical Director, Inova Cares Clinic for Women; Anne Rieger RN, AVP, Community Safety Net, Inova Health System; Catherine Hudgins, Fairfax County Supervisor, Hunter Mill District; Kylanne Green, Chief Administrative Officer, Inova Health System; Knox Singleton, President…

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Inova Mount Vernon Hospital Earns Gold Seal for Joint Replacement Program

Hospital One of Only Six Programs in Virginia to Earn this Distinction Alexandria, VA – (April, 28, 2009) — Inova Mount Vernon Hospital has earned a Gold Seal of Approval™ for outstanding care in joint replacement procedures by The Joint Commission, the national accrediting organization for hospitals and healthcare facilities. “We’re very honored to receive…

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Inova Loudoun Hospital Employees Walk in Support of the March of Dimes

  Leesburg, VA – (April 26, 2009) — Dozens of employees from Inova Loudoun Hospital today joined the crowds at Ida Lee Park in Leesburg to take part in the March of Dimes’ “March for Babies” event. Inova formed its own team with the goal of raising $10,000. Hospital employees also served as volunteers and worked…

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Inova Fairfax Hospital for Children Receives $17,000 in Proceeds from ‘Cox Movies Under the Moon’

(L-R): Knox Singleton, CEO, Inova Health System; Janet Barnard, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Cox Communications; David Goldberg, Administrator, Inova Fairfax Hospital for Children. Falls Church, VA – (April 24, 2009) – Inova Fairfax Hospital for Children received a $17,000 check from Cox Communications, proceeds raised by the community at this year’s annual Cox Movies…

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Inova Fairfax Hospital Child Care Center Welcomes Delegate David Bulova

(April 23, 2009) – On Tuesday, April 21, the Inova Fairfax Hospital Child Care Center welcomed a special story-time guest: Delegate David Bulova, 37th District, Fairfax. He visited Inova to help celebrate the national Week of the Young Child (April 19-25) by reading “Duck for President,” by Doreen Cronin, to the children. The Week of…

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Inova Loudoun Hospital Offering “Smart Heart” Lecture

Leesburg, VA – (April 22, 2009) — As part of the “Smart Heart” lecture series sponsored by the Inova Heart and Vascular Institute, Inova Loudoun Hospital will host its second community lecture, “Managing Your Cardiac Risk Factors,” on Thursday, April 30, at 7 p.m. Presented by Rajat Garg, MD, cardiologist, the lecture will be at Inova…

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Inova Health System Opens New Location of Women’s and Children’s Clinics

Steady Rise in Demand of Services Prompts Opening of InovaCares Clinic for Women and Children off Route 50 in Falls Church **MEDIA ADVISORY**        (April 21, 2009) WHAT: Grand Opening of InovaCares Clinic for Women and Children, along with Inova Care Connection for Children, NVSF – Multicultural Human Services Program, and NOVA ScriptsCentral. Join Inova…

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Inova Health System to Celebrate Earth Day with “Green” Activities

Hospital Events Include Farmers Market, Plant Swap, Scrub Exchange Falls Church, VA – (April 16, 2009) — Inova Health System is celebrating Earth Day on Wednesday, April 22, with special activities at each hospital campus. Inova’s Earth Day plans not only represent the organization’s recognition of its environmental responsibilities, but also celebrate the System’s expanded commitment…

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Inova Loudoun Hospital to Open Dedicated Oncology Unit

Open House for Hospital’s New Dedicated Oncology Unit (April 8, 2009) – Join Inova Loudoun Hospital as we open the doors to our new dedicated Oncology Unit. The eight-bed unit (formerly the pediatric unit) was designed with the input of patients and family members in order to create a patient-friendly environment. Patients will find rooms…

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