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Archive for June 2009

Medical Office Building, Ambulatory Surgery Center, Five-Story Parking Garage Completed at Inova Fair Oaks Hospital

Joint Venture Outpatient Surgery Center to Hold Ribbon Cutting, See First Patients in July Fairfax, VA  – (June 30, 2009) — Inova Health System and Inova Fair Oaks Hospital are proud to announce completion of a new four-level medical office building (MOB) that includes a 23,209-square-foot Ambulatory Surgery Center, and a new five-level, 950-space parking deck…

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Inova Alexandria Hospital Ranked in Top 5% for Women’s Health

Study Shows Hospital Among Best in the Nation Four Years in a Row ALEXANDRIA, VA  – (June 30, 2009) – Inova Alexandria Hospital has received the 2009-2010 Women’s Health Excellence Award™ from HealthGrades, an independent healthcare-ratings organization, based on a newly released study detailing patient outcomes. This is the fourth year in a row that Inova…

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Inova Files COPN for Route 50 Hospital

Falls Church, VA  – (June 29, 2009) — Inova Health System and Inova Loudoun Hospital have filed an application with state health officials for a Certificate of Public Need (COPN) to build an 80-bed hospital on Route 50 in Loudoun County. The formal application delivers on a promise from Inova and Inova Loudoun Hospital to put…

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Inova Loudoun Hospital Mobile Health Services Offering Summer Wellness Check-Ups

July 2009 Wellness Screenings Leesburg, VA  – (June 23, 2009) — Inova Loudoun Hospital Mobile Health Services will offer a special summer wellness check-up during the month of July. The wellness screenings will include blood pressure, body-mass index, glucose and cholesterol screenings. The cost for all the wellness screenings will be $18; cash or check is…

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Art Sivaslian Named Chief Growth Officer for Inova Mount Vernon Hospital

Executive Brings More than a Decade of Experience Alexandria, VA  – (June 22, 2009) — Inova Mount Vernon Hospital recently named Art Sivaslian chief growth officer and assistant vice president of operations. Sivaslian’s duties will include hospital planning, physician growth, and new and existing business ventures for the hospital, in coordination with Inova Health System. Before…

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InovaCares Clinic for Children to Open New Satellite Location in Reston

Clinic to Serve Children of Low-Income Families; Opening Prompted By Need for Additional Community Health Services in Reston Area Falls Church, VA  – (June 18, 2009) — Inova Health System will open a new satellite location of the InovaCares Clinic for Children to serve children of low-income families. Located in a newly renovated, 5,000 square-foot area…

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Inova Alexandria Hospital Receives National Award for Stroke Treatment

Achievement Recognizes Specialized Care for Stroke Patients Alexandria, VA  – (June 15, 2009) — The American Heart Association (AHA) and the American Stroke Association (ASA) have awarded Inova Alexandria Hospital a  Silver Award for stroke treatment. The AHA’s “Get with the Guidelines” (GWTG) designation indicates that stroke assessment and services at the hospital provide patients with…

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Inova Alexandria Hospital Names Pamela McVey Chief Nurse Executive

Nursing Executive Brings 15 Years of Experience to Hospital’s Leadership Team Alexandria, VA  – (June 12, 2009) — Inova Alexandria Hospital is pleased to announce Pamela McVey, RN, MSN, as its new chief nurse executive. McVey has more than 15 years of nursing experience, with many of those years in leadership roles. She most recently served…

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Inova Alexandria Hospital MRI Reaccredited

Hospital One of First in Area Accredited for Cardiac Imaging Alexandria, VA  – (June 12, 2009) — Inova Alexandria Hospital is one of the first in the region to earn accreditation in cardiac imaging during a survey by the American College of Radiology (ACR), which granted the hospital a three-year reaccreditation of its magnetic resonance imaging…

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