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Inova Fair Oaks Hospital Temporarily Restricts Visitors Due to Increased Flu

FALLS CHURCH, VA – (December 15, 2014) – Due to increased flu-like illness activity at Inova Fair Oaks Hospital, the hospital as instituted temporary changes to their visitation policy. The temporary measures apply to visitors until further notice: No visitors under the age of 16 No visitors with any symptoms of influenza-like illness Visitors will be […]

Inova’s Chief Human Resources Officer Shares Tips on How to Maximize Flexible Spending Account on WUSA 9

Sally Paull, Inova’s Chief Human Resources Office shares tips on how to maximize your flexible spending account bucks before the end of the year with WUSA 9 on December 2, 2014.

Inova’s Dr. Christopher Silveri Spoke with WUSA 9 about Cutting Edge Back Surgery

Inova’s Dr. Christopher Silveri, Medical Director for Inova Spine Institute at Inova Fair Oaks Hospital, says even though there are many causes to herniated discs and there are also advanced ways to remove them. He spoke with WUSA 9 on December 2, 2014.

Inova’s Dr. Nauman Akhtar Spoke About Robotic Knee Surgery on WUSA 9

Inova’s Dr. Nauman Akhtar, orthopedic surgeon, shares how a robotic knee replacement procedure can return a natural painless feeling back to bad knees on WUSA 9 on December 1, 2014.

Inova Fair Oaks Hospital Casts Masimo Patient SafetyNet™ to Help Improve Patient Outcomes and Reduce Cost

  FAIRFAX, Va., & IRVINE, Calif. – November 20, 2014 – Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) and Inova Fair Oaks Hospital – listed among the 2014 Truven Health Analytics Top 100 Hospitals® for delivering the best care in its community– announced that the hospital has installed Masimo Patient SafetyNet™, a remote monitoring and clinician notification system shown to keep […]

New hospital job: Patient satisfaction officer, The Washington Post, November 2, 3014

Hospitality in hospitals is trending across the nation. Inova was ahead of the curve bringing on Paul Westbrook over two years ago to lend his expertise in hospitality that he gained as an executive with Marriott and the Ritz-Carlton. Read more

Inova and other local hospitals prepare to treat Ebola

Inova’s Sujata H. Ambardar, MD, shares how Inova and other local hospitals have prepared to treat Ebola with WUSA 9.

Inova’s new Breast Cancer Center Offers Expanded Services

Following the opening of the Radiation Oncology Department at Inova Fair Oaks Medical Campus, the new Breast Care Center began welcoming patients in August. The modern and soothing suite, which is conveniently located within the new Cancer Center, will allow for increased early detection services, comprehensive treatment and a program specifically for women in the […]

Double Knee Replacements Allow Couple to Travel Again

A Joint Journey Sharon Zareski and Dave Cougle are an energetic couple who love to travel the world together. But for three years, the duo put their travels on hold as debilitating pain and stiffness from arthritis put a damper on their active lifestyle. Committed to staying fit and active, Zareski and Cougle sought the […]

New ER “Call Ahead” Tool Aims to Cut Down on Wait Times

Quick Care: The new iTriage service aims to make a patient’s visit to the emergency room easier and more convenient. Available now on the Inova Fair Oaks Hospital website, iTriage lets you provide information about yourself and your illness before you arrive at the ER. A program now available at Inova Fair Oaks Hospital aims to […]

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