As one of the largest facilities in the nation’s largest hospital system (HCA), Chippenham Hospital provides the full scope of healthcare services. With 466 beds, we specialize in heart care at the Levinson Heart Hospital and emotional and mental health services through the Tucker Pavilion. Our ER is also a state-authorized Level III trauma center and we offer Central Virginia’s only Pediatric ER staffed 24/7 by pediatric-trained ER nurse and physician specialists.
All HCA Virginia hospitals are Certified Primary Stroke Care Centers, designated by The Joint Commission, which recognizes our exceptional efforts to create better outcomes for potential stroke and heart attack patients. They also are accredited Chest Pain Centers by the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care.
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Here are some simple tips on how to keep yourself safe if you have to be outdoors during inclement weather - straight from Dr. Kevin Noreika, medical director of the Johnston-Willis Hospital Emergency Department.
Forecasts are calling for up to an inch of snow around Richmond. While we won't get hit as hard as our northern neighbors, we'll likely have icy conditions. If you have to walk outside - even from your car to your job or home - remember to Walk like a Penguin. Wondering what that means? Check out this handy animated graphic from the Boston Globe. Tips for walking on ice - Boston.com www.boston.com Posted on Mon, January 26 2015
Today is the last day to vote for Chippenham & Johnston-Willis Hospitals as the Best Hospital in Central Virginia! Click on the link below to vote in Virginia Living Magazine's "Best of Virginia" Readers' Survey. The survey closes TODAY at 11:59pm! Welcome to Best of Virginia www.virginialiving.com VirginiaLiving.com is the website for Virginia Living magazine Posted on Fri, January 23 2015
Neighborhood Health Break Videos from HCA Virginia
To view the entire catalog of Neighborhood Health Watch videos, please visit our YouTube channel. We currently have nearly one hundred videos about health-related conditions and treatments featuring physicians in our network dedicated to serving the needs of the greater Richmond area.
A Day in the Life of Fraser: The Pet Therapy Program at Chippenham & Johnston-Willis Hospitals
This is a 30-second teaser for the full video in which we follow Fraser, a black lab-golden mix, who has been a part of HCA Virginia's unique Pet Therapy program since 2007 (http://hcavirginia.com). For several years, Fraser has spread comfort, compassionate care and joy to the faces of countless patients and staff at Chippenham and Johnston-Willis Hospitals from Tucker Pavilion and the Thomas Johns Cancer Hospital to many other areas. Catch a glimpse of how pet therapy is a source of alternative care for those in need.