Kids Put the ER in Summer

(July 5, 2012) – Summer is in session and kids have a lot more free time. The Washington Post’s Petula Dvorak recently got a run down on how kids boredom can sometimes result in a visit to the ER. In the article, Inova Fairfax Hospital’s pediatric emergency room medical director, Katherine Fullerton shared, “In addition…

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Accidents: Leading Cause of Child Mortality

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Prevention is key, especially during Summer Months Fairfax, Va – (June 18, 2012) – It all happened so fast—a phrase often uttered by parents in Inova emergency rooms and those across the country astounded by how quickly their child suffered severe, or even fatal, accidental injuries. Accidental injury is the leading cause of death among…

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Inova Fairfax Hospital for Children Welcomes Santa and Friends for Santa’s Ride 2010

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Fairfax County Police Department and Sheriff’s Office Spread Holiday Cheer Falls Church, VA – (December 22, 2010) – Inova Fairfax Hospital for Children welcomed Santa Claus, Mrs. Claus, Frosty the Snowman and Rudolph on December 16 for Santa’s Ride 2010. Officers and deputies from the Fairfax County Police Department and Fairfax County Sheriff’s Office collected…

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Inova Fairfax Hospital for Children to Hold 5th Annual Star Kid 8K and 2K Family Fun Run in Support of Pediatric Heart Program

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Pro Football Hall of Famer and Fit For 50’s Darrell Green to Kick Off Race Falls Church, VA – (October 7, 2010) – Hundreds of runners, walkers and families are expected at Inova Fairfax Hospital for Children’s 5th annual Star Kid 8K and 2K Family Fun Run this Sunday to raise money for the Pediatric…

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Inova Fairfax Hospital for Children Receives Generous Support from City of Fairfax and Cox Communications

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Northern Virginia’s Only Children’s Hospital Receives Support for Child Life Program Falls Church, VA – (August 3, 2010) – On Tuesday, July 27, the Mayor of the City of Fairfax, Robert Lederer, and leadership from Cox Communications presented a check for $83,000 to Inova Fairfax Hospital for Children. The check represents the investment from the…

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