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Level 1 trauma center marks 30 years

October 07, 2015

Sentara Norfolk General Hospital marked 30 years as a Level I trauma center on Sept. 14, 2015.


Portable hard drives stolen from Sentara Heart Hospital

October 02, 2015

A letter was sent this week to 1,040 patients who underwent electrophysiology procedures at Sentara Heart Hospital in one of the electrophysiology labs.


Sentara, DEA, local police host Drug Take-Back

September 24, 2015

The 10th Annual Prescription Drug Take-Back provides a safe way for people to dispose of unused and expired medications


Boston bombing survivor celebrates nurses

September 24, 2015

Heather Abbott, who lost her leg in the attack, shares her story of overcoming adversity and the powerful role of nurses in patient healing – not just physical, but emotional and mental healing as well.


Kid-friendly ED now at Sentara Princess Anne Hospital

September 22, 2015

Six exam rooms and a special waiting area for children and members of the Sentara Princess Anne Hospital ED team have taken special training in calming anxiety and reducing children’s fears of being in the hospital.