| Oct 20, 2014
| 11:38 AM
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...
| Oct 19, 2014
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....
| Oct 25, 2014
| 7:23 PM
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...
| Oct 26, 2014
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...
| Oct 26, 2014
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...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 5:25 AM
Habour View Associates LLC has tapped CBRE Hampton Roads to lease and manage its Harbour View Professional Center at 1033-1039 Champions Way in Suffolk, according to a news release.
Harbour View Professional Center consists of four, single-story class A...
| Oct 12, 2014
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...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 10:10 AM
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...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 7:23 PM
Delays in the delivery of the flu vaccine, particularly MedImmune's FluMist nasal spray, have been reported throughout the region, though not all providers are affected.
"There have been some delays, pretty much across the board," said Craig Parrish,...
| Oct 11, 2014
What a week — the first person diagnosed with Ebola in the United States died in a Texas hospital; EnterovirusD68, a respiratory virus that has hospitalized thousands of children across the country, was confirmed in Hampton Roads; and local health...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 12:32 PM
Bon Secours has partnered with HealthFair, a national testing provider, to bring convenient health testing to communities via mobile screening buses. HealthFair is a Joint Commission-accredited mobile screening company that works with hospitals and...