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New Sentara RMH Medical Group president named

September 22, 2016

Edward A. Sandy II, M.D., MBA, has been named president of the Sentara RMH Medical Group, a multi-specialty group of physicians and advanced practice providers providing care at 23 clinical sites in Rockingham, Page, Shenandoah and Augusta counties as well as Sentara RMH in Harrisonburg.


JMU’s University Park renamed Sentara Park

September 09, 2016

The James Madison University athletic facilities on the corner of Neff Avenue and Port Republic Road in Harrisonburg were renamed Sentara Park during a brief ceremony at the park on Aug. 31.


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.


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.


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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