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Inova Women’s Hospital Offers MediMap™ Genomic Testing to Newborns as Part of our Standard Package of Care

FALLS CHURCH, VA – Inova today announced that it is offering MediMap™, a pharmacogenomic (PGx) test, to all babies born in the new Inova Women’s Hospital. Pharmacogenomics combines pharmacology – the science of medications – and genomics – the study of genes. Inova is the only health system in the U.S. that provides this PGx […]

Breast Cancer Awareness: It’s Not Just for October

Beating Breast Cancer Although October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, it’s crucial to not ignore monthly breast self-exams and a regular checkup with your gynecologist or primary care doctor. Additionally, most medical authorities recommend having regular mammograms, starting at age 40. (This recommendation varies; some medical organizations recommend following different guidelines.) Women 30 years and […]

Inova Launches Online Physician Reviews

Washington DC – September 8, 2015 – As part of Inova’s ongoing commitment to transparency and improvement, the health system today announced a new online resource for patients looking for the best available care: patient reviews of Inova Medical Group physicians. Inova is the first healthcare system in the Mid-Atlantic to make both star ratings […]

U.S. News Ranks Inova Children’s Hospital among the Best in the Nation in Neonatology and Cardiology and Heart Surgery

FALLS CHURCH, VA – June 9, 2015 – Today, U.S. News & World Report released its annual Best Children’s Hospitals rankings, citing Inova Children’s Hospital as 29th best in the nation in Neonatology – up from 42nd in 2014 – and 47th in Pediatric Cardiology and Heart Surgery. The Best Children’s Hospitals rankings highlight U.S. News’s […]

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 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 […]

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 […]

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

Updated as of February 17, 2015, 11 a.m. Cancellations, closings and delays on February 17, 2015 due to the forecasted inclement weather: New Moms Support Group at Franconia Alliance Church, from noon- 1:30pm, is cancelled. Inova Healthsource Childbirth Education classes are cancelled. Employees: Epic classes are cancelled for employees. Inova Urgent Care Centers will open […]

Inova Announces the Inova Center for Personalized Health Site on ExxonMobile Fairfax Campus, WUSA 9, February 9, 2015

Inova announces the Inova Center for Personalized Health will be on the ExxonMobile Fairfax Campus.

Inova Selects ExxonMobil Campus as Site for Inova Center for Personalized Health

Establishes global hub for world leading genomic science and personalized medicine FALLS CHURCH, VA. – February 9, 2015 – Inova today announced that it has selected the ExxonMobil Fairfax Campus as the destination for its planned medical expansion in Fairfax, Virginia. The two organizations have signed an agreement concerning the 117-acre site. “This new center will […]

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