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Archive for May 2010

Inova Health System Hospitals Earn National Award for Environmental Achievement

Inova Receives ‘Partner for Change’ Award from Practice Greenhealth Falls Church, VA – (May 20, 2010) – All five of Inova Health System’s hospitals were presented with the  “Partner for Change Award” from Practice Greenhealth, a national membership organization for healthcare facilities committed to environmentally responsible operations. Inova Alexandria, Inova Fairfax, Inova Fair Oaks, Inova Loudoun…

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Inova Alexandria Hospital Thanks Local EMS

Hospital Will Recognize the City’s Emergency Medical Services Alexandria, VA – (May 12, 2010) — Inova Alexandria Hospital will serve a special breakfast Thursday, May 20, to honor the outstanding contributions of the City of Alexandria Emergency Medical Services (EMS) employees who dedicate their lives to caring for the community. “EMS employees are an extension of…

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Inova Health System Names Maureen Swick Chief Nurse Executive

Nurse Brings More than 20 Years of Experience to Role Falls Church, VA – (May 10, 2010) — Maureen Swick, RN, PhD, has been named Senior Vice President and Chief Nurse Executive of Inova Health System. Swick comes to Inova from St. Peter’s University Hospital in New Brunswick, NJ, where she was the Vice President of…

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Inova Health System Partners with Washington Mystics on Youth Obesity

Health Providers, Athletes Team Up to Promote Healthier Lifestyles Falls Church, VA – (May 10, 2010) — Inova Health System will announce a formal partnership with the WNBA’s Washington Mystics at a launch event on Monday, May 17, at Inova Fairfax Hospital. The partnership — formed to address the growing issue of childhood obesity — was…

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Inova Health System Expands New Health, Wellness Program to Alexandria Students

iPATH Program Taps Expertise from Doctors, Nutritionists, NFL Alexandria, VA – (May 4, 2010) – Inova Health System has selected T.C. Williams High School for the expansion of a pilot program that helps area students engage in health-oriented activities, promote healthy living among adolescents and their families, and expose students to exciting careers in medicine. The…

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