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APR
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8 hospitals earn hip and knee Blue Distinction

April 22, 2016

Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield has selected eight Sentara Healthcare hospitals as Blue Distinction Centers for Knee and Hip Replacement, part of the Blue Distinction Specialty Care program.

APR
07

Sentara Laboratory Services named 'Lab of the Year'

April 07, 2016

Medical Laboratory Observer cited Sentara Laboratory Services for supporting consumer-driven care. More than 700 professionals at 12 Sentara hospitals perform more than ten million tests annually.

MAR
04

CEO Kern assumes role, promotes COO from within

March 04, 2016

Howard Kern, former COO of 18 years, assumes role as the new president and CEO of Sentara Healthcare.

MAR
02

Sentara MyChart coming to Sentara RMH

March 02, 2016

This spring, Sentara MyChart will replace the My RMH Medical Record patient portals that patients are currently using.

FEB
12

Sentara RMH Timber Way Health Center opens

February 12, 2016

Sentara Timber Way Health Center combines practices of Timberville Health Care and Sprinbrook Family Medicine, Broadway.

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