Inova Health System Announces Partnership with Fairfax Radiological Consultants (FRC)

Falls Church, VA – Inova Health System today announced a partnership between Inova Radiology Imaging Associates (RIA) and Fairfax Radiological Consultants (FRC) forming a new company called Fairfax Radiology Centers. The new company will offer enhanced continuity of care, new technologies and an expanded women’s imaging program.

“For many years, Inova and FRC have each been proud to meet the expanding needs of our growing communities. This partnership allows us, together, to expand access for our patients and to continue to provide world-class healthcare to our community,” said J. Stephen Jones, MD, President and CEO, Inova Health System.  “Our patients can expect the same level of excellence in service they have received from both RIA and FRC, now with expanded access to imaging services.”

“Our shared commitment to excellence and dedication to quality patient care are the pillars of a successful partnership between RIA and FRC,” said David J. Spinosa, MD, President, Fairfax Radiological Consultants. “We look forward to working together with a shared purpose of excellence in patient care in this new chapter.”

The new partnership, Fairfax Radiology Centers, will combine the FRC and RIA imaging centers located in Northern Virginia and Southern Maryland. The company will begin operating under the new name in early 2020. Fairfax Radiology Centers will employ more than 600 team members across the DC Metro region.

About Inova

Inova is Northern Virginia’s leading nonprofit healthcare provider, recognized in 2019 by U.S. News & World Report which named Inova Fairfax Hospital the #1 hospital in the Washington, DC region. Four of Inova’s five hospitals hold five-star rankings from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). Our mission is to provide world-class healthcare – every time, every touch – to each person in every community we have the privilege to serve. Inova’s 18,000 team members serve more than 2 million individuals annually through an integrated network of hospitals, primary and specialty care practices, emergency and urgent care centers, outpatient services and destination institutes. Inova is home to Northern Virginia’s only Level 1 Trauma Center and Level 4 Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Its hospitals have a total of 1,800 licensed beds. More information and statistics about Inova can be found at

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