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.
HCA Virginia’s Chippenham Hospital was recognized today by the...
We may be biased but we think this may be the VERY BEST lip dub ever. What do you think? HCA Virginia –Chippenham Hospital Pediatric Unit in “Best Day of My Life” Chippenham Hospital’s Pediatric Unit, PICU, our patients and team show why going to the hospital doesn’t have to be scary. Because of the quality care our yo... Posted on Fri, September 26 2014
#WhippingChildhoodCancer - Bringing Awareness to Pediatric Cancer Bringing Awareness to Pediatric Cancer timstakenow.com Kathleen Yancey, RN, has been a nurse for almost 20 years with half of her career in Chippenham Hospital’s ER. She is a great nurse with a compassionate heart and we are fortunate to have her on our team. In addition to decades of service to patients and co-workers, Kathleen has also been an extraordinary advocate for pediatric cancer. This passion stems from the heartbreaking reality of losing her teenage son, Justin, to Acute Myleoid Luekemia (AML) after a difficult and courageous four month battle. [ 624 more words. ] Posted on Thu, September 25 2014
Heart disease affects over 26 million Americans and it’s scary when you’re one of them. But there’s good news – Chippenham Hospital’s Levinson Heart Institute cares for more hearts and vascular system patients than anybody else in Central Virginia. Experience matters when you’re dealing with the complex cardiovascular system. Our team of cardiovascular surgeons, cardiologists, and cardiac rehabilitation clinicians are here to take care of you every step of the way. Chippenham & Johnston-Willis Hospitals. For every season of your life. Into the Shortening Days of Fall Heart disease affects over 26 million Americans and it’s scary when you’re one of them. But there’s good news – Chippenham Hospital’s Levinson Heart Institut... Posted on Thu, September 25 2014
HCA is making a $1 million cash donation to the CDC Foundation to help fight Ebola. Please help spread the word by visiting the link below and sharing on social media. The hashtag for twitter is #ebola and the CDC Foundation’s handle is @cdcfound. HCA’s handle is @hcahealthcare. You can also include the hashtag #fightebola. http://www.hcatodayblog.com/2014/09/25/hca-gives-1-million-in-aid-for-ebola-response-to-cdc-foundation/ HCA Gives $1 Million in Aid for Ebola Response to CDC Foundation - HCA Today Blog www.hcatodayblog.com HCA, which operates 164 hospitals and 114 surgery centers in 20 states and England, and the CDC Foundation today announced a $1 million cash donation Posted on Thu, September 25 2014
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.