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CEO Bernd to retire in 2016, Kern to assume role

September 03, 2015

After 43 years with Sentara Healthcare - 21 years as CEO - David Bernd will retire March 3, 2016.

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Sentara RMH received tobacco prevention grant

August 21, 2015

Sentara RMH has received a $180,000 grant from the Virginia Foundation for Healthy Youth for tobacco prevention among middle-school children.

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Practice to provide extended hours for more access

August 20, 2015

Sentara Halifax Family Medicine will begin offering extended office hours on September 1.

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Screening for cardiovascular disease

August 19, 2015

Understanding your risk for cardiovascular disease is important and can be accomplished with a few simple tests at Martha Jefferson Hospital.

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Making breastfeeding work for working moms

August 12, 2015

August is World Breastfeeding Month, and this year the goal is to raise awareness of making breastfeeding work for working women.

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