Carilion Clinic Blogs

Virginia's First Lady Helping to Combat the "Summer Slide"

To a child, the start of summer vacation usually means three months of uninterrupted fun and exploration. For many educators and health care providers, however, the summertime brings a new list of concerns. The end of a school year marks a three-month hiatus from educational programming and, for many children, proper nutrition. This interruption in a child’s development has been coined the “summer slide.” 

Dr. Alice Ackerman speaks with First Lady Dorothy McAuliffe

Carilion Cardiac Catheterization Lab Receives ACE Accreditation

The Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital cardiac cath lab has once again achieved full accreditation from Accreditation for Cardiovascular Excellence™, an organization dedicated to ensuring adherence to the highest quality standards for cardiovascular and endovascular care.

Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital Cardiac Cath Lab recieves ACE Accreditation