Unbreakable Bonds: Trauma surgeon helps build connections between current patients and survivors

Robert A. Hymes, MD, is board-certified in orthopaedic surgery. He is a member of the Inova Trauma Center team on Inova Fairfax Medical Campus, the only Level 1 Trauma Center in Northern Virgina. He specializes in the management of fractures, nounions/malunions, pelvis and acetabular fractures/injuries and bone infections. For Robert A. Hymes, MD, orthopedic trauma…

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Inova Fairfax Medical Campus Earns ‘A’ Grades for Patient Safety in Leapfrog’s Fall 2015 Hospital Safety Score

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FALLS CHURCH, VA – November 25, 2015 – The Leapfrog Group, an independent hospital watchdog, announced that Inova Fairfax Medical Campus earned an ‘A’ grade in the national patient safety ratings. Leapfrog grades hospitals based on errors, injuries, accidents and infections. The Hospital Safety Score is the gold standard rating for patient safety, compiled under the…

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Inova’s ASTEC Earns Coveted Comprehensive Accredited Education Institute Status

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Washington DC – August 11, 2015 – Inova’s Advanced Surgical Technology and Education Center (ASTEC) at Inova Fairfax Medical Campus (IFMC) has earned the American College of Surgeons’ (ACS) status as a “Comprehensive Accredited Education Institute” (AEI). Only 88 other facilities worldwide hold the AEI designation. The ACS AEI program was created in 2005 to uphold…

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Inova’s Advanced Surgical Technology and Education Center Named Health & Life Sciences Innovator of the Year

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FALLS CHURCH, VA ― April 29, 2015 ― The Advanced Surgical Technology and Education Center (ASTEC) on the Inova Fairfax Medical Campus has been named the Health & Life Sciences Innovator of the Year by the Fairfax County Chamber of Commerce. Presented to a Greater Washington area organization exhibiting excellence in healthcare and life science…

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