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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 Healthcare prepared for ICD-10

September 10, 2015

Sentara has invested almost $32 million in training, technology and process redesign to prepare for ICD-10.


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.


Sentara cardiology, ENT programs top ranked

July 21, 2015

For the 15th consecutive year, the Cardiology & Heart Surgery program at Sentara Norfolk General Hospital is ranked among the nation’s Top 50 heart programs in the U.S. News & World Report annual ‘Best Hospitals’ edition.


Welcome to the new

June 09, 2015

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