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Archive for December 2012

A Special Delivery at Inova Children’s Hospital

Peg Brown Delivers 1,000th Blanket to Inova Children’s Hospital NICU Falls Church, Virginia – (December 20, 2012) –This holiday season marks a milestone for Peg and Nick Brown. The couple recently delivered Peg’s 1,000th granny-square afghan blanket — all which she personally crocheted — to the NICU at Inova Children’s Hospital Peg’s dedication began in…

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Gift Brightens Holidays for 2,000 Children

Greenrbier Resort and Paws2Care Partner with Inova to distribute books and toys Falls Church, Virginia – (December 20, 2012) – Each year, while children around the world are bounding to the Christmas tree to discover what Santa left behind, there are children who wonder if Saint Nick was able to find them in their hospital…

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Inova Fairfax Hospital Dedicated New Addition to Patient Tower

Addition offers all private rooms for patients FALLS CHURCH, Va., – (December 17, 2012) — Elected officials, local business leaders and community partners gathered at Inova Fairfax Hospital to celebrate the completion of a new, adult services hospital. The dedication program included  comments from Sharon Bulova, Chairman, Fairfax County Board of Supervisors, as well as other…

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Innovative Surgical Glue Aims to Help Patients Recover Faster

Inova Fair Oaks Hospital is one of the first hospitals in the country to offer patients new tissue adhesive that may help to reduce fluid collections following large flap plastic surgery procedures FAIRFAX, VA – (December 13, 2012) – Inova Fair Oaks Hospital is one of the first hospitals in the United States to participate…

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Emergency Preparedness Exercise at Inova Fairfax Medical Campus on December 16

Inova Fairfax Medical Campus South Patient Tower

(December 12, 2012) – As home to the region’s only Level 1 Trauma Center, Inova Fairfax Medical Campus serves as Northern Virginia’s first responder regarding the health and well-being of our community. With that role, comes a responsibility to always be prepared for whatever emergency or disaster we may face, from natural disasters to terrorism.…

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Beamer Book Series Launch at Inova Loudoun Hospital

Dr. Puccio and Beamer

Book Proceeds Will Benefit Inova Loudoun Hospital Leesburg, VA – (December 11, 2012) – Inova Loudoun Hospital will host a book launch for Beamer Visits The Emergency Room, the first book in the Beamer Book Series™ on Thursday, December 13 from 4 – 5 p.m. at Inova Loudoun Hospital, 44045 Riverside Parkway, Leesburg, Va. The…

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Inova Heart and Vascular Institute’s AHA Heart Walk Team Raises $40,427

The Inova Heart and Vascular Institute is thrilled to announce that during this year’s American Heart Association (AHA) Heart Walk it raised $40,427 dollars and won the award for top hospital in the region for the second year in a row – (December 10, 2012). Each year, the AHA continues to advance its mission of…

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Want to know how you can help in the breast cancer fight?

Become a Mentor with the Survivors Offering Support (SOS) team at Inova FALLS CHURCH, VA – (December 10, 2012) – Survivors Offering Support (SOS), an all-volunteer network of women who have battled breast cancer, is looking for mentors for the new Inova that matches newly diagnosed women with trained mentors who are breast cancer survivors.…

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