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.
Jenni Johnson, R.N., a clinical coordinator for Johnston-Willis...
Dr. Michael Wind talks about a minimally invasive option for hip pain in this week's #TBT HealthBreak #hcava Hip Arthroscopy - Minimially Invasive Options for Hip Pain Michael Wind, MD: OrthoVirginia/West End Orthopaedic Clinic. Joint & Spine info. Hip Arthroscopy - Minimially invasive options for Hip Pain Posted on Thu, November 20 2014
CJW's March of Dimes Nurse of the Year Winners CJW's March of Dimes Nurse of the Year Winners timstakenow.com The March of Dimes annually awards Nurse of the Year in seventeen key disciplines to recognize exceptional nurses. These awards are derived from a highly competitive process that requires nurses to go through a comprehensive state-wide nominating and selection process. Chippenham & Johnston-Willis was fortunate to have 3 of the 17 winners come from our hospitals. I asked the leaders of our winning nurses to share more about these exceptional women. [ 779 more words. ] Posted on Thu, November 20 2014
Dr. Christopher Kim, OrthoVirginia, and Dr. Darrin Hubert, Richmond Plastic Surgeons, will be featured in a special story on WTVR CBS 6 News's “Heroes Among Us” series on Thursday, Nov, 20th during the 6pm broadcast. The story is about Victoria Charbonneau, who has dedicated her life to finding surgical care and treatment for patients from underdeveloped countries suffering from conditions such as fetal and skeletal abnormalities. Two patients from Kazakhstan recently received life-changing surgeries performed by Drs. Kim, Hubert, and Placide at Chippenham Hospital. #hcava Posted on Wed, November 19 2014
In case you missed last week's Neighborhood Health Watch on NBC12, watch Dr. Djuna Jones, from Manchester Ob/Gyn, speak about menopause signs, symptoms, and treatments. #hcava HCA Neighborhood Health Watch: Menopause www.nbc12.com Menopause happens a year after your last menstrual cycle in women usually in their 40s or 50s. Posted on Wed, November 19 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.