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Inova Mount Vernon Hospital Dedicates New Mark and Brenda Moore Patient Tower

ALEXANDRIA, VA – December 10, 2014 – Inova Mount Vernon Hospital officially dedicated the new Mark and Brenda Moore Patient Tower building at a special ceremony on December 9th. Hospital leaders joined with major donors and more than 125 dignitaries and VIPs representing community, business, political and Inova Health leadership from across the region to celebrate the […]

Inova’s Dr. Jeffrey Lovallo Spoke with WUSA 9 Spoke about the Growing Rate of Shoulder Replacement

Knee and hip replacements are very common but new shoulders are the fastest growing form of bionic joints.  Dr. Jeffrey Lovallo, orthopedic surgeon, spoke about the how shoulder replacements are the fastest growing form of bionic joints on WUSA 9 on December 6, 2014.

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 Mount Vernon Hospital Named a “Business of the Year” by Mount Vernon-Lee Chamber of Commerce

Alexandria, VA – November 19, 2014 – Inova Mount Vernon Hospital has been recognized as the 2014 “Large Business of the Year” by the Mount Vernon-Lee Chamber of Commerce. The award honors Inova Mount Vernon Hospital’s partnership with local businesses and organizations to enhance health and well-being and promote economic vitality across the region. Inova Mount […]

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

Difficult to Heal Wounds Are No Match for the Expert Wound Healing Services at Inova Mount Vernon Hospital

Tackling Tough Wound Care For patients with complex and difficult to heal wounds, Inova’s Dorothea R. Fisher Wound Healing Center is specially equipped to provide expertise and a variety of treatments for a wide range of patients and conditions. Every year, non-healing wounds affect 3 to 6 million people in the United States. A chronic wound can […]

Lorton HealthPlex Earns High Patient-Satisfaction Scores

Patients give high marks to community-centered care It’s no wonder the year-old Inova HealthPlex at Lorton has the highest patient satisfaction scores in Inova Health System. It’s conveniently located and patients love the friendly, small-town atmosphere. “There’s a community aspect here that you don’t have in a big place,” says Interim Nurse Manager Helen Stevens, […]

Good News for Patients with Neurological Injuries: Inova Rehab Offers Driving Simulator and NeuroCom System

New Tools for Neuro Rehab Patients Recent additions to the Inova Rehabilitation Center at Inova Mount Vernon Hospital provide advanced diagnostics and treatment for patients recovering from neurological injuries. These include a new driving simulator and a NeuroCom balance system. Driving Simulator The driving simulator is a resource for patients who are seeking further evaluation […]

Local Businessman Gives $2 Million to Help Inova Mount Vernon Hospital Emergency Dept.

Giving Close to Home Local businessman Jeff Veatch recently contributed $2 million to improve Inova Mount Vernon’s Emergency Department. Veatch’s gift is the largest donation from a Mount Vernon resident received by the hospital. “Jeff is a longtime supporter of Inova, and he lives in the Mount Vernon community, so he felt very strongly about […]

Meet Deborah Addo, the New CEO of Inova Mount Vernon Hospital

Hospital Leadership Update Inova Mount Vernon Hospital is proud to welcome Deborah Addo as its new CEO. She replaces Barbara Doyle, who left at the end of 2013 after seven years in the position. Don Brideau, MD, served as interim CEO. Addo comes from Meritus Healthcare in Hagerstown, the largest healthcare provider in Western Maryland. […]

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