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.
Timeline Photos @[314717072042264:274:HCA Virginia Physicians] welcomes Dr. Sumac Diaz and Complete Care Center for Women!
Sumac Diaz, MD, attended the University of Michigan for both her undergraduate and medical degrees. She completed her residency training in Obstetrics and Gynecology combined with Family Practice at Riverside Regional Medical Center in Newport News, Virginia. With a better understanding of preventive medicine for women of all life stages, Dr. Diaz enjoys providing a complete care package, focusing on the specifics of pregnancy and childbirth. Posted on Fri, September 12 2014
Chippenham Hospital’s L&D unit was recognized by the March of Dimes and Levinson Heart Institute opened their new EP lab last week! Read the Metro Business articles below!
On today's Neighborhood Health Watch, catch Dr. Ashwani Kumar of Virginia Cardiovascular Specialists as he discusses Periperhal Arterial Disease (PAD), a common circulatory problem in which narrowed arteries reduce blood flow to your limbs-- live during the 4 p.m. newscast on NBC12! Posted on Wed, September 10 2014
Look for Dr. Buxton’s final appearance on Lifetime Movie Network’s show “Killer Kids.” The series offers a terrifying and fascinating journey into the disturbing lives of children who commit acts of murder and explores what motivates a child to engage in horrific, sometimes unbelievable criminal acts. Don’t forget to set your DVR for 9 pm. For more information on the series visit http://www.mylifetime.com/movies/killer-kids
Killer Kids www.mylifetime.com "Killer Kids" offers a terrifying and fascinating journey into the disturbing lives of children who commit acts of murder. Through first hand eyewitness accounts, psychological investigation, and edge of your seat re-enactments, the series explores what motivates a child to engage in horrific, somet… Posted on Wed, September 10 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.