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All Five Inova Hospitals Receive “Get With the Guidelines” Awards

American Heart Association Award recognizes Inova’s commitment to quality stroke care Falls Church, va ― All five Inova hospitals received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines® Target: Stroke Honor Roll Elite Quality Achievement Award. Inova Fairfax Hospital, Inova Loudoun Hospital and Inova Mount Vernon Hospital all received the “Elite Plus” certificate. …

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Inova Mount Vernon Hospital Receives 9th Consecutive “A” Patient Safety Ranking from The Leapfrog Group

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Alexandria, VA – For the 9th consecutive reporting period, Inova Mount Vernon Hospital has received a coveted “A” Patient Safety Ranking from The Leapfrog Group, the nation’s preeminent patient safety advocacy organization. Hospital Safety Grades, Leapfrog assigns an A, B, C, D or F grade to hospitals across the country based on how safe they…

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Inova Mount Vernon Hospital Earns 8th Consecutive Patient Safety ‘A’ Grade from The Leapfrog Group

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Alexandria VA, April 24 – Inova Mount Vernon Hospital today announced it has been awarded its 8th Consecutive “A” Safety Grade in new Hospital Safety Scores published by The Leapfrog Group, the nation’s premier patient safety watchdog advocacy organization. The Leapfrog Patient Safety Grade assigns an A, B, C, D or F grade to more…

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Meet the new CMS 5-star overall hospitals (Becker’s Hospital Review)

When CMS updated the methodology used in its Overall Hospital Quality Star Rating program in December after a five-month delay, the number of hospitals that received the highest possible overall rating increased from 83 in December 2016 to 337. CMS’ Hospital Compare website reports on quality measures for more than 4,000 hospitals from around the country.…

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Inova Mount Vernon Hospital Earns ‘A’ Grade for Patient Safety in Leapfrog’s Fall 2017 Hospital Safety Score

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Alexandria, VA – New Hospital Safety Scores, which assign A, B, C, D and F letter grades to hospitals nationwide and provide the most complete picture of patient safety in the U.S. health care system, were announced today by The Leapfrog Group, a national patient safety watchdog. Inova Mount Vernon Hospital was one of 832 hospitals…

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Inova Mount Vernon helps seniors stay active and informed with new community group

Seniors: Join Inova Mount Vernon’s ACTIVE group! Inova ACTIVE is the name of the monthly active seniors (age 60+) community group co-sponsored by Inova Mount Vernon Hospital and AARP Virginia. Join the group for lunch, and hear from medical and community professionals on a wide range of topics that help you stay informed and active. The group…

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Don Brideau, MD, Appointed CEO, Inova Mount Vernon Hospital and Vice President, Inova

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Alexandria VA, April 24 – Inova today announced the permanent appointment of Don Brideau, MD, as Chief Executive Officer of Inova Mount Vernon Hospital (IMVH) and Vice President, Inova.  Last month Brideau was appointed hospital Interim CEO. Mark Stauder, President and COO of Inova, stated “as part of our commitment to the Mount Vernon and surrounding…

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