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JUN
29

New law affects outpatients at Virginia hospitals

June 29, 2015

Sentara hospitals in Virginia are preparing for compliance as of July 1, 2015 for a new law requiring outpatients located in the hospital to be informed verbally and in writing of their status.

JUN
25

Optima Health responds to King v. Burwell

June 25, 2015

Optima Health responds to Supreme Court decision on the Affordable Care Act.

JUN
10

Training babysitters for success

June 10, 2015

For teens heading out to babysit, being properly trained is key to success.

JUN
08

Quick care for heart attack patients

June 08, 2015

When someone is suffering from a heart attack, quick action is key to ensuring the best possible recovery.

MAY
25

Common hand injuries and treatment options

May 25, 2015

The warmer months mean more time outside and greater activity levels for most. However, it also can mean more injuries.