| Sep 9, 2011
| 3:19 PM
Surely you've seen the bumper stickers, visited the website or, perhaps, worn the T-shirt.
"Save the ta-tas" is a brilliant campaign for breast cancer awareness.
So it doesn't take a perfect MCAT score to grasp the aim of Zac Allen's website....
| Sep 14, 2011
| 10:24 AM
Riverside Regional Medical Center and Sentara CarePlex Hospital were named among 405 top hospitals in the country in a new report from the Joint Commission, which accredits hospitals.
The report recognized hospitals that consistently followed evidence-...
| Sep 26, 2011
| 12:38 PM
Sentara Joins Text Outreach to Pregnant Women and New Moms Promoting Healthy Choices
New moms and moms-to-be are more mobile than ever. That’s why Sentara joins other national organizations as an outreach partner to help educate women about...
| Dec 7, 2011
| 3:31 PM
According to a news release from Sentara Healthcare, they are "donating $10 million to Eastern Virginia Medical School to support two initiatives that will build on EVMS’ strength in medical simulation and the treatment and safety of older patients....
| May 16, 2011
| 11:25 AM
The American Red Cross is offering a free T-shirt to blood donors the month of May, while supplies last.
Here's a list of upcoming blood drives:
Monday, May 16: Trinity United Methodist Church, 1294 Poquoson Ave., Poquoson. 3:...
| May 15, 2011
| 7:22 PM
"We recognize that the responsibility for… prevention of child fatalities lies with the community, not with any single agency or entity." —Hampton Roads Regional Child Fatality Review Team, 2010.
They're white and black, boys and girls,...
| Jun 7, 2011
| 9:13 AM
In April, the U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services launched the Partnership for Patients, an effort to save thousands of lives by stopping millions of preventable injuries and complications in patient care over the next 3 years.
| Jun 17, 2011
| 6:20 AM
The Williamsburg Community Health Foundation announced last week it will award $1 million in grants to members of the Chronic Care Collaborative.
The Chronic Care Collaborative is a six-member consortium of non-profit health care providers serving...
| Jul 29, 2011
| 11:55 AM
NEWPORT NEWS — Bon Secours Mary Immaculate Hospital won state approval to add 13 more hospital beds.
The $12.8 million project includes five medical/surgical beds, four intensive-care beds and four obstetric care beds.
Mary Immaculate originally...
| Aug 1, 2011
| 3:31 PM
HAMPTON — The vending machines at Measurement Specialties in Hampton are gone. In their place is something that looks like a cross between a mini convenience store and a grocery store self-checkout.
Shoppers can browse the shelves, coolers and...