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.
As a Level III trauma center, Johnston-Willis Hospital is prepared...
Congratulations to Chippenham Hospital for being recognized by the March of Dimes and Virginia Healthcare & Hospital Association for reducing early elective deliveries!
Photo from left - Abraham Segres, VHHA; Kim Thomas, R.N.C.; Brenda Thomas, R.N.C.; Karen Shirley, R.N., Trula Minton, CNO, Chippenham Hospital; Megan Schowengerdt, March of Dimes; Lauri Kalanges, M.D., Virginia Department of Health.
You've seen the ice bucket challenge, but how much do you really know about ALS? Dr. Robert White, from Neurological Associates, Inc., explains the basics of the disease on the HCA Virginia Physicians' blog this week.
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.