In Case of a Pediatric Emergency, Be Prepared

Leesburg, VA – March 17, 2014 – Inova Loudoun Hospital will host an Inova Health Live Chat, “In Case of a Pediatric Emergency, Be Prepared,” on Monday, March 24 from 12-12:30 p.m. Dr. Jill McCabe, Medical Director, Inova Loudoun Hospital Children’s Emergency Department will lead the discussion and cover topics such as:

  • What you can do before heading to the ER
  • Using technology to help the ER staff
  • When you should go to the ER, an urgent care center or a visit with your child’s pediatrician or family medicine physician

Visit inova.org/live to submit questions or ask them live during the Inova Health Live Chat on Monday, March 24, noon – 12:30 p.m.

Media Contact: Reneé Brohard, APR, 540-454-3493

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Inova Loudoun Hospital, serving Loudoun County for over 100 years, is part of Inova, a not-for-profit healthcare system based in Northern Virginia that consists of hospitals and other health services, including emergency- and urgent-care centers, home care, nursing homes, mental health and blood donor services, and wellness classes. Governed by a voluntary board of community members, Inova’s mission is to improve the health of the diverse community it serves through excellence in patient care, education and research. Visit us on the web at www.inova.org/ilh.

About Inova
Inova is a not-for-profit health care system located in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area, serving over two million people with over 1,700 licensed beds based in Northern Virginia. Inova consists of five hospitals including the area’s only Level 1 Trauma Center and Level 4 Neonatal Intensive Care unit. Inova encompasses many health services including the nationally and internationally recognized Inova Heart and Vascular Institute (IHVI), Inova Translational Medicine Institute (ITMI) on genomics, Inova Neuroscience Institute and Inova Children’s Hospital. Inova’s mission is to improve the health of the diverse community it serves through excellence in patient care, education and research. More information and statistics about Inova is at www.inova.org.