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Archive for May 2011

2011 Healthy Lifestyle MVP Award Nominations

Inova Health System and Washington Mystics Seek Community Participation Falls Church, VA – (May 31, 2011) – In support of their on-going partnership to improve the health of the metropolitan community, Inova Health System and the Washington Mystics are soliciting individual or group nominations for the 2011 Healthy Lifestyle MVP Award, recognizing community members that…

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Inova Health System Joint Replacement Patient Care Operations Team Named in Orthopedics Today

Research Highlights Social Support Can Reduce Stress and Improve Healing During Joint Replacement Process Alexandria, VA – (May 25, 2011) — Research performed by the Inova Joint Replacement Patient Care Operations Team was recently highlighted in May 2010 issue of Orthopedics Today. This team, comprised of joint replacement clinical managers from Inova hospitals, spearheaded research…

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Inova Health System Joins Johns Hopkins Clinical Research Network

Network Increases Research Opportunities for Patients Throughout the Region Falls Church, VA – (May 19, 2011) — The five-hospital Inova Health System based in Northern Virginia has joined the Johns Hopkins Clinical Research Network (JHCRN). Developed by the Johns Hopkins Institute for Clinical and Translational Research (ICTR), JHCRN is designed to bring together community-based clinical…

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Inova Loudoun Hospital Recognized by the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association

Stroke Program Earns ‘Silver Award’ Leesburg, VA – (May 16, 2011) – Inova Loudoun Hospital’s Stroke Program has been recognized by the American Heart Association and the American Stroke Association for achieving the Silver and Silver Plus Performance Achievement Awards as part of its “Get With The Guidelines” (GWTG) program. GWTG is an acute-care, hospital-based…

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Inova Alexandria Hospital Thanks Local EMS

Hospital Will Recognize the City’s Emergency Medical Services During National EMS Week Alexandria, VA – (May 12, 2011) — Inova Alexandria Hospital will be serving a special breakfast Thursday, May 19 to honor the outstanding contributions of the City of Alexandria Emergency Medical Services employees who dedicate their lives to caring for the community. “EMS…

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