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.
Don’t miss Dr. Martin Buxton, chief of Psychiatry at Chippenham and Johnston-Willis Hospitals and medical director of Tucker Pavilion, on tonight’s episode of “Killer Kids” -tonight at 9 p.m. on Lifetime Movie Network. 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. Check back here for more updates on future episodes with Dr. Buxton! For more info, 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 Mon, July 21 2014
Are you worried that your child is being cyberbullied? Join Dr. Martin Buxton, Medical Director at Chippenham Hospital’s Tucker Pavilion, for an open discussion about cyberbullying. This free webcast will be held on July 23rd, at noon and 8pm; registration is required by calling 804-320-DOCS (3627). Call or click below for more information and to register. http://hcavirginia.com/service/cyberbullying-webinar/
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.