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Teaching healthy habits to kids

April 29, 2015

Martha Jefferson Hospital is taking lessons on healthy lifestyles to school children in our community.


Sentara, DoD exchange secure patient data

April 28, 2015

Sentara Healthcare and the Department of Defense are now able to securely share electronic patient health information across the nation using the eHealth Exchange.


Sentara expert responds to use of e-cigarettes

April 27, 2015

Smoking cessation specialists at Sentara are concerned about the increasing use of e-cigarettes and smoking alternatives among teens and young adults.


An inside look at working in a hospital lab

April 22, 2015

It's Laboratory Professionals Week, and at Martha Jefferson Hospital we are getting an inside look at working in the lab, as well as a local school for those interested in pursing a lab career.


MJ5K benefits patient experience

April 19, 2015

The MJ5K run and walk gives community members the opportunity to get some exercise and support a good cause!

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