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Welcome Winter: 8 Ways For Older Adults to Stay Safe & Healthy This Season

Erica N. Campbell, MD is a board certified family physician with fellowship training in geriatric medicine. She sees patients at Inova Primary Care – Mark Center and Inova Primary Care – Old Town (both in Alexandria, VA). Dr. Campbell’s clinical interests include senior medicine, senior mental health disorders, Alzheimer’s disease and preventive disease care. The…

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Inova’s Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus Program: Providing Hope and a Novel Multidisciplinary Approach to Care

At Inova, our team is committed to providing the highest level of care to the “greatest generation.” Normal pressure hydrocephalus (NPH) is an often misunderstood and misdiagnosed condition affecting the older population. With expert diagnosis and proper treatment, however, we can help patients with NPH live full, productive and independent lives. What is Normal Pressure…

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Inova Fairfax Hospital Achieves NICHE “Exemplar” Status for Its Efforts to Improve Care for Older Adult Patients

Media Contact: Tony Raker (703) 645-2736 FALLS CHURCH, VA (October 21, 2013) – Inova Fairfax Hospital announces it has achieved “Exemplar” status for its NICHE (Nurses Improving Care for Healthsystem Elders) program. NICHE is the premier designation indicating a hospital’s commitment to excellence in the care of patients 65-years-and-older. The “Exemplar” status recognizes Inova Fairfax…

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Inova Mount Veron Hospital Receives NICHE Designation

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Demonstrates Hospitals Commitment to Excellence in Elder Care ALEXANDRIA, VA – (February 20, 2013) – Inova Mount Vernon Hospital recently earned the designation of being a NICHE hospital. NICHE, which stands for Nurses Improving Care for Health System Elders, is the only national designation indicating a hospital’s commitment to elder care excellence. Inova Mount Vernon…

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