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  • Newport News YMCA offering free Thanksgiving lunches

    For a fifth year, the Newport News YMCA will open its doors on Thanksgiving to offer lunch to anyone seeking company and a holiday meal. Typically between 70 and 100 people take advantage of the offer, said Deb Staszewski, branch director. They...
  • Sentara Norfolk General celebrates 25 years of heart transplants

    The 25-year-old heart transplant program at Sentara Norfolk General celebrated its 356th patient transplant this month. At a recent gathering of 30 transplant recipients, Carey McGrath of Courtland marked 24 years since his operation. He returned to...
  • Hampton Roads health systems launch "As You Wish," a joint advance care planning initiative

    Hampton Roads health systems launch "As You Wish," a joint advance care planning initiative
    On Monday, The Advance Care Planning Coalition of Eastern Virginia announced the launch of its "As You Wish" campaign, an initiative to increase the number of people signing advance directives for health care. The coalition includes the area's major...
  • New advance planning initiative kicks off in Virginia

    On Monday, the Advance Care Planning Coalition of Eastern Virginia announced the launch of its "As You Wish" campaign, an initiative to increase the number of people signing advance directives for health care. The coalition includes the area's major...
  • Which Peninsula ER is best for your emergency?

    Which Peninsula ER is best for your emergency?
    When Mary Nichols couldn't rouse her mother from a deep sleep, she called an ambulance. Smithfield rescue personnel, after learning that Betty Ann Edwards, 82, had possible stroke symptoms the night before, followed the book. Rather than airlift her via...
  • Bon Secours recognized as "Leaders in LGBT Healthcare Equality" for a third year

    Bon Secours recognized as "Leaders in LGBT Healthcare Equality" for a third year
    The Human Rights Campaign Foundation has recognized Bon Secours health system for a third year as "Leaders in LGBT Healthcare Equality". Bon Secours received top marks for non-discriminaton and a commitment to inclusive care for LGBT patients and...
  • Riverside Health System pulling out the stops in preparedness

    Riverside Health System pulling out the stops in preparedness
    The key to identifying any potential Ebola patients lies in preparation, education, and asking appropriate travel questions, according to Peninsula health and safety officials. All are uniformly following the protocols and practices issued by the U.S....
  • Newport News emergency medics respond to all

    Newport News emergency medics respond to all
    Newport News - Calls come in steadily: a 26-year-old pregnant woman whose contractions are three minutes apart; a 92-year-old woman recently returned from the hospital who has fallen; a motorcycle-pedestrian accident; a suspected overdose by a 34-year-old...
  • Peninsula hospitals face Medicare fines

    Peninsula hospitals face Medicare fines
    The tightening of Medicare's 30-day readmission guidelines for patients, combined with an escalating fine structure, will cut into reimbursements to hospitals on the Peninsula next year. By expanding the criteria to include the readmission of patients...
  • Peninsula region hospitals and their emergency rooms

    CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL OF THE KING'S DAUGHTERS, Norfolk Certification: Currently the state does not have a trauma designation for pediatrics, but the hospital has "all of the services required for comprehensive pediatric trauma care, from ER care to the...
  • Bon Secours nurse honored as one of Top 40 under 40 by Inside Business

    Bon Secours nurse honored as one of Top 40 under 40 by Inside Business
    Bon Secours Hampton Roads Health System has made the following announcement:  "Kimberly Warren, RN, MHA, Clinical Director of Bon Secours Hampton Roads' Neuroscience Service Line and Neuroscience Coordinator for Bon Secours Mary Immaculate Hospital, has...