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 healthcare system based in Northern Virginia that serves more than 2 million people each year from throughout the Washington, DC, metro area and beyond.  Inova is a comprehensive network of hospitals, outpatient services and facilities, primary and specialty care practices, and health and wellness initiatives.

Inova encompasses the full array of health services, including the area’s only Level 1 Trauma Center and Level IV neonatal intensive care unit (NICU). We are home to many nationally and internationally recognized programs, including Inova Heart and Vascular Institute (IHVI), Inova Translational Medicine Institute (ITMI), and the Inova Dwight and Martha Schar Cancer Institute.

More information and statistics about Inova is at www.inova.org.