Inova in the News
Inova Fair Oaks Hospital Casts Masimo Patient SafetyNet™ to Help Improve Patient Outcomes and Reduce Cost
  FAIRFAX, Va., & IRVINE, Calif. – November 20, 2014 – Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) and Inova Fair Oaks Hospital – listed among the 2014 Truven Health Analytics Top 100 Hospitals® for delivering the best care in its community– announced that the hospital has installed Masimo Patient SafetyNet™, a remote monitoring and clinician notification system shown to keep […]
Thursday, November 20, 2014 7:00:31 AM

Support Groups Help New Moms Navigate New Territory, Leesburg Today, November 13, 2014
A New Moms Support Group has been running since the 1980s in Loudoun County. Read more.
Thursday, November 13, 2014 7:15:49 AM

Inova Loudoun Hospital birth center lets women deliver away from hospital — but not too far, Washington Business Journal, November 11, 2014
With large soaking tubs and residential aesthetics like large beds, soft lighting and even an area for waiting families that has a fireplace and full kitchen, the newest labor and delivery center in Inova Loudoun Hospital feels more hotel than health care. Read more
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 7:28:36 AM

Platelet Rich Plasma: Is it a “Golden” Cure for Sports Injuries? (Dr. Robin West)
Robin V. West, MD is the medical director of the Inova Sports Medicine Institute and is board certified in Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. West will be blogging on current topics and best practices in sports injury prevention and treatment. ============================ You may have heard of Platelet Rich Plasma or PRP treatment. Does it deliver on […]
Monday, November 10, 2014 2:40:15 PM

Dr. John Deeken Spoke with WUSA 9 about Inova’s Partnering in Clinical Research on ‘Chemo Brain’
Dr. Deeken and his colleagues at Inova Cancer Center are researching ways to help those who suffer from chemo brain. They are starting a clinical trial in collaboration with Stanford University Medical Center to understand the genetics of this chemotherapy side effect.
Friday, November 07, 2014 6:08:37 PM

Inova Children’s Hospital holds Annual Mohsen Ziai Pediatric Conference
Best Selling Author Abraham Verghese Keynotes FALLS CHURCH, VA – November 6, 2014 – Inova Children’s Hospital is hosting the 8th Annual Mohsen Ziai Pediatric Conference, November 7 – 8 at The Ritz-Carlton, Tysons Corner. The intensive two-day program combines lectures, interactive seminars and question and answer session to allow attendees to interact with faculty in […]
Thursday, November 06, 2014 7:00:23 AM

New hospital job: Patient satisfaction officer, The Washington Post, November 2, 3014
Hospitality in hospitals is trending across the nation. Inova was ahead of the curve bringing on Paul Westbrook over two years ago to lend his expertise in hospitality that he gained as an executive with Marriott and the Ritz-Carlton. Read more
Monday, November 03, 2014 7:00:24 AM

Loudoun County Public Schools and Inova Loudoun Hospital Celebrate Books for Babies Program
Leesburg, VA – October 28, 2014 – Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) and Inova Loudoun Hospital held the annual celebration of the Books for Babies program on October 22 at Inova Loudoun Hospital. Students from several elementary schools, Newton Lee, Sanders Corner and Leesburg, read a variety of books to a crowd of parents, teachers, principals, […]
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 7:00:49 AM

ACL Injuries: Let’s Get Serious About Prevention (Dr. Robin West)
Robin West, MD is the Director of Sports Medicine at Inova. Dr. West will be blogging on current topics and best practices in sports injury prevention and treatment. ============================  Prevention Training is an important and cost-effective measure to help reduce the financial and physical costs experienced by athletes with ACL injuries. An ACL injury is one of […]
Monday, October 27, 2014 3:50:31 PM

Ebola Update as of October 17, 2014
Updated as of 5:45 p.m. on October 17, 2014: A patient who presented to the Inova Fairfax Medical Campus Emergency Department for evaluation in relation to Ebola has not met the CDC criteria to be tested. This decision came after the patient was immediately isolated and had undergone triage in consultation with the Fairfax County […]
Friday, October 17, 2014 5:45:20 PM

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