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Sentara RMH has top-ranking histotechnology school

September 02, 2016

The Sentara RMH School of Histotechnology learned recently that its program ranks higher than the national average, according to the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) Board of Certification.

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Sentara offers free flu shots at Drive-Thru Flu

September 01, 2016

Drive up, roll down your window and roll up your sleeve for a free flu shot on Saturday, Oct. 8, from 8 a.m. - noon.

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EVMS, Sentara study may benefit breast cancer patients

August 25, 2016

A just-published study conducted primarily by researchers at Eastern Virginia Medical School and Sentara Healthcare may eventually improve treatments for women with advanced and metastatic breast cancer.

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U.S. News & World Report ranks Sentara Norfolk 2nd in VA

August 02, 2016

Cardiology & Heart Surgery at Sentara Heart Hospital improved its rank to 24th in the nation, according to U.S. News and World Report. In the same report, Diabetes & Endocrinology, an Eastern Virginia Medical School specialty, is also ranked 24th.

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A first-in-the-nation quality certification

June 30, 2016

Sentara Healthcare is the first healthcare system in the country to receive multi-site certification in the ISO 9001 Quality Management system from its accrediting body, DNV-GL.

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