Archive for July, 2009

Inova Partnership for Healthier Kids Offering Free School Physicals

Uninsured Children to Receive Immunizations, Schools Supplies Falls Church, VA  – (July 30, 2009) – Inova Health System’s Partnership for Healthier Kids, in collaboration with the Fairfax County Health Department, is providing free physicals and immunizations to uninsured students in Northern Virginia. Children who attend these events will receive a physical exam, immunizations and school supplies, […]

Inova Life with Cancer to Host Childhood Cancer Survivors Conference

Nationally Renowned Experts to Address Concerns of Young Survivors Fairfax, VA  – (July 20, 2009) – Inova Life with Cancer is pleased to host the 2009 Childhood Cancer Survivors Conference on Saturday, July 25, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Dewberry Life with Cancer Family Center, 8411 Pennell Street Fairfax, VA 22031. The conference […]

Inova Loudoun Hospital New Moms Support Groups Meeting at New Location

Groups Will Now Meet at Leesburg Campus Leesburg, VA  – (July 16, 2009) – Inova Loudoun Hospital’s New Moms support groups are moving to a new, larger location. Beginning Aug. 5, these groups will meet in the Cornwall Medical Pavilion, 224D Cornwall Street NW, Leesburg, VA 20176. Attendees can park in front of the Inova Loudoun […]

Inova Fairfax Hospital Ranked Among the Nation’s Best by U.S. News & World Report

Inova Hospital Named in Three Specialties; Gynecology Services Among Top 25 Falls Church, VA  – (July 16, 2009) – Inova Fairfax Hospital has again been ranked by U.S. News & World Report as one of “America’s Best Hospitals.” The hospital was selected among the best in three specialties, including a top 25 ranking for Gynecology. Nationally, […]

Inova Health System Invites Public to Take Controls of Surgical Robot

Public Invited to ‘Test Their Skills as a Surgeon’ and Learn How Robotic Technology Is Used in Minimally Invasive Surgery Falls Church, VA  – (July 15, 2009) — Inova Health System, a leader in the Washington metro area in robotic-assisted minimally invasive surgery, is inviting the public to a demonstration of the da Vinci® Robotic Surgical […]

Inova Breast Care Institute at Inova Fairfax Hospital Named an Accredited Breast Care Center

Hospital One of the First in Region to Earn Recognition Falls Church, VA  – (July 13, 2009) — The Inova Breast Care Institute at Inova Fairfax Hospital is one of the first in the D.C. region to earn a three-year accreditation in breast care from the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC), part of the […]

Inova Heart and Vascular Institute Improves Quality, Cuts Costs with Blood Conservation

New Protocol Reduces Need for Blood, Improves Outcomes Falls Church, VA  – (July 13, 2009) – Surgeons and anesthesiologists at Inova Heart and Vascular Institute have implemented an innovative, multidisciplinary approach to reduce blood and blood-product transfusions, improving results and safety while helping to cut costs. The comprehensive blood-conservation protocol also reduces the risk of infection […]

Inova Health System Adds Leading-Edge Surgical Robots for Minimally Invasive Surgery

Inova Invests in Latest da Vinci Robotic Surgical Systems Falls Church, VA  – (July 10, 2009) — Inova Health System, a leader in the Washington metro area in robotic-assisted minimally invasive surgery, has added two new latest generation da Vinci® Robotic Surgical Systems to serve patients in Northern Virginia. Specially trained surgeons at Inova Fairfax Hospital […]

Inova Health System Again Among ‘Most Wired’ Hospitals, Health Systems

Survey Finds Hospitals with Commitment to IT Innovation Have Better Outcomes Falls Church, VA  – (July 9, 2009) – Inova Health System has again been named one of the nation’s 100 Most Wired hospitals and health systems, according to the results of the 2009 Most Wired Survey and Benchmarking Study. According to the 2009 study, the […]

Inova Loudoun Hospital Invests in da Vinci Robotic Surgical System

Open House Demonstration for Media  – (July 3, 2009) WHAT: Open House Demonstration for Hospital’s New da Vinci® Surgical System Continuing Inova Health System’s commitment to provide the most advanced care close to home, Inova Loudoun Hospital has brought the first da Vinci Surgical System to Loudoun County. We are opening our doors to the media […]