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How I … Handled a prisoner escape, Washington Business Journal, April 10, 2015

Patrick Christiansen, Inova Fairfax Medical Campus CEO, shared how he handled the recent Code Silver incident on the campus at March 30, 2015. Read more.

How Inova Fairfax Hospital responded following last week’s prisoner escape, Washington Business Journal, April 6, 2015

Patrick Christiansen, CEO, Inova Fairfax Medical Campus and Greg Brison, Inova’s Director of Security Management, sat down to speak with the Washington Business Journal about how Inova handled the Code Silver incident on March 30, 2015. Read more.

Update: Elective Surgeries are NOT Cancelled

Update: Elective surgeries at Inova Fairfax Hospital are NOT cancelled. Patients with questions please contact your doctor’s office or hospital at 703-776-4001.

Update: Inova Fairfax Medical Campus Lockdown is Lifted

Fairfax County Police has lifted the lockdown on Inova Fairfax Medical Campus. Staff can now access the campus. Media inquires should go to Fairfax County Police Media Line, 703-877-3702.

Inova Awards Grants to Four Local Nonprofit Organizations

FALLS CHURCH, VA ― March 25, 2015 ― Inova’s Population Health Division and Grants Management Office (GMO) this week announced the first four recipients of grants from the Inova Community Health Fund. The fund was developed to encourage collaboration between Inova and local nonprofits in order to best address the health needs of the community. […]

Inova Mount Vernon Hospital now providing Hospital Elder Life Program (HELP) services

“HELP” For Elderly Patients Free program provides assistance for elderly patients to help avoid delirium and declined functioning during their hospital stays. Inova Mount Vernon Hospital is now a part of the Hospital Elder Life Program (HELP). This free program is designed to aid elderly patients in avoiding delirium and declined functioning during their hospital […]

Inova Translational Medicine Institute (ITMI) and the March of Dimes Prematurity Research Center at Stanford University School of Medicine Announce Partnership

      Falls Church, VA, and Palo Alto, CA – March 9, 2015 – The Inova Translational Medicine Institute (ITMI) at Inova Fairfax Medical Campus and the March of Dimes Prematurity Research Center at Stanford University School of Medicine today announced a partnership to discover biomarkers capable of predicting risk of preterm birth using […]

Inova’s Dr. Miriam Fischer Talks About Dangers of Snow Shoveling with WUSA9

This is a heavy, wet snow. Which means shoveling it will be hard and potentially dangerous. Dr. Miriam Fischer from Inova Fairfax Hospital’s Emergency Department talks to WUSA 9‘s Leslie Foster and Jan Jeffcoat.

Cancellations, Closings and Delays for Inova Due to March 2015 Winter Storm

Updated as of March 6, 2015, 9:15 a.m. EST: For March 6, 2015: Inova Medical Group in Purcellville remains closed. All other Primary Care offices are open. Inova Fairfax Medical Campus gift shop in the Women’s and Children’s lobby opened at 9 a.m. and the Inova Heart and Vascular Institute gift shop will open at […]

Robin West, MD, heads up new Inova Sports Medicine Program

Sports Medicine News Inova has started a Sports Medicine Program, and has recruited orthopedic surgeon Robin West, MD, former assistant team physician for the Pittsburgh Steelers and former head physician for teams at Carnegie Mellon and University of Pittsburgh, to be the program’s Medical Director. “I’ve watched the development of the facility at the University […]

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