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Carilion Orthopaedic Trauma Surgeon Gets Patients Back on their Feet by Straightening Damaged Bones

12-year-old Halla Roberts broke her leg in four places while playing soccer.  The bad news got worse when the bone failed to heal properly.  Fortunately, Carilion Clinic Orthopaedic Trauma Surgeon Trevor Owen, M.D., was able to use a special technique to gradually straighten Halla’s leg, allowing her to heal and walk normally.  Learn more in this story from WSLS’s Karen McNew.  

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VelocityCare Coming to Blacksburg in January

Carilion will open a VelocityCare urgent care clinic in Blacksburg in January, 2014. The clinic will be located in the North End development at 215 Gilbert Street. VelocityCare offers walk-in medical services for non-life-threatening illnesses and injuries seven days a week, with extended evening hours Monday through Saturday.

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Donna Littlepage, Carilion Clinic Senior Vice President, Honored by HFMA

Donna Littlepage (center), Carilion Clinic’s Senior Vice President for Transformation and Finance, has been awarded the Founders Medal of Honor by the Virginia-Washington DC Chapter of the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA). The Founders medal is HFMA’s highest award and recognizes individuals who have made significant contributions to the industry. Congratulations Donna!

 

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Med-Trans and Anthem Reach Agreement Covering Carilion Life-Guard Medevac Flights

            Med-Trans, the air medical partner operating Carilion Clinic’s Life-Guard helicopters, has reached an agreement with Anthem BlueCross BlueShield of Virginia.  Carilion Life-Guard flights are considered in-network for Anthem subscribers.  Patients will only be billed for the deductible and co-pay amounts applicable under their insurance plan.

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Safe Kids Southwest Virginia Offers Car Seat Inspections on Seat Check Saturday

Safe Kids Southwest Virginia  urges parents and caregivers to make sure their car seats and booster seats are properly installed on “National Seat Check Saturday,” on September 21.  Roanoke will have certified child passenger safety technicians available to provide hands-on instruction on installing car and booster seats the Roanoke Target located on Valley View Blvd., from 10 am to 1 pm.

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Gastroenterologists Join Carilion Clinic

VALLEY GASTROENTEROLOGY OF SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA

JOINING CARILION CLINIC

Carilion Clinic Gastroenterology to start new fellowship program

ROANOKE, Va. (September 6, 2013) Valley Gastroenterology of Southwest Virginia will be joining Carilion Clinic Gastroenterology.  Robert D. Moylan, M.D., Ph.D., M. Jonathan Bern, M.D., Vikas Chitnavis, M.D., and Kevin B. Mercure, M.D  are moving from their current location on Braeburn Drive in Salem to Carilion’s Riverside Center on South Jefferson Street in Roanoke.  

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