Archive for March, 2011

Inova Health System Ranked Among Washington, DC Region Best Hospitals by U.S. News & World Report

Hospitals Scored in Top 25 percent in DC Area; Inova Fairfax Ranked Second Falls Church, VA – (March 29, 2011) –– Inova Health System’s five hospitals have been ranked among the best hospitals in the Washington, DC region in U.S. News & World Report’s first-ever Best Hospitals metro area rankings. The rankings for Inova’s hospitals […]

Inova Alexandria Hospital to Fly Donate Life Flag

Flag Raises Awareness for Organ, Eye and Tissue Donation Alexandria, VA – (March 28, 2011) — Inova Alexandria Hospital and the Washington Regional Transplant Community (WRTC) will recognize National Donate Life Month at the hospital with a flag ceremony. WRTC will present the “Donate Life” flag to Inova Alexandria Hospital on March 31 at 11 […]

Jennifer Siciliano Appointed Vice President, Government Relations

Assumes Liaison Role to Elected Officials and Regulatory Agencies Falls Church, VA – (March 24, 2011) – Jennifer W. Siciliano has assumed the position of Vice President of Government Relations for Inova Health System, Northern Virginia’s premier non-profit healthcare system, providing excellence in patient care, health education and clinical research. Prior to joining Inova in […]

Inova Health System Joins Effort to Green the Nation’s Operating Rooms

Greening the OR Initiative Strives to Reduce Waste, Encourages Reuse and Recycling Falls Church, VA – (March 17, 2011) – Inova Health System is officially part of the Greening the Operating Room™ Initiative to help reduce the environmental impact of the nation’s operating rooms. Spearheaded by Practice Greenhealth, the initiative is an effort to raise […]

Marshall Ruffin, MD, Named Chief Technology Officer

Advances Inova’s Information Technology Management (March 8, 2011) – Marshall de Graffenried Ruffin, Jr., MD, has been named Chief Technology Officer for Inova Health System, Northern Virginia’s premier non-profit healthcare system, providing excellence in patient care, health education and clinical research. In his role, Dr. Ruffin assumes leadership in formulating long-term vision and strategies for […]

Military to Medicine Receives Technology Grant From Microsoft

Recognition Highlights Unlimited Potential of Military Families Falls Church, VA – (March 3, 2011) – Inova Health System’s program, Military to Medicine has partnered with Microsoft, who, through its Unlimited Potential program, is supporting its work to create training and employment opportunities for the nation’s military family and to solve the healthcare worker shortage facing […]

Inova Mount Vernon Hospital Celebrates Its Commitment to Excellence

**Media Advisory** Alexandria, VA – (March 1, 2011) — On Thursday, March 3, Inova Mount Vernon Hospital physicians, staff, volunteers and executive leadership will celebrate recent accomplishments in stroke care, breast health and wound healing at the 2010 Accomplishments Ceremony. WHAT: Inova Mount Vernon Hospital 2010 Accomplishments WHEN: Thursday, March 3 5:30 p.m. Reception WHERE: […]