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Submitted by News Team on Monday, February 15, 2016 - 11:52am
Carilion Clinic today announced that its newest Carilion Children’s Pediatric Medicine clinic will open this Thursday, Feb. 18, in Rocky Mount. The new location will fill a community need since Rocky Mount’s only pediatric clinic closed more than a year ago when its pediatrician retired....
Submitted by News Team on Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 1:50pm
1715 Pratt at the VTCRC
In its continuing focus on improving the health of the communities it serves, Carilion Clinic today announced that it will open its next Carilion Wellness facility at the Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center (CRC) in Blacksburg this April.   “Carilion Clinic and Carilion Wellness are investing...
Submitted by News Team on Friday, January 22, 2016 - 12:03pm
The Lexington Police Department recently presented a check for $1,000 to Carilion Stonewall Jackson Hospital’s Mammography Department.   The officers raised the money by selling special breast cancer awareness patches as part of a charity drive. They made 100 patches in total, and sold them all...
Submitted by News Team on Monday, January 11, 2016 - 11:52am
Every year, both current and aspiring nurses are eligible to apply to three privately funded scholarships hosted by Carilion Clinic: ·         Seay Education Scholarship – Open only to Carilion registered nurses currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree in nursing. This scholarship is in memory of...
Submitted by News Team on Monday, December 28, 2015 - 10:03am
Carilion Stonewall Jackson Hospital (CSJH) is partnering with Attochron, LLC (Lexington, Va.) and the Virginia Military Institute Research Laboratories (Lexington, Va.) on a project to help improve wireless communications.  Attochron and VMI (specifically COL Stacey Vargas, PhD, professor of...
Submitted by News Team on Friday, December 18, 2015 - 3:11pm
On Wednesday, Dec. 16, the Carilion Clinic Life-Guard crew presented Jefferson College of Health Sciences Education Foundation with a check for $3,740.35. Dr. Nathaniel L. Bishop, president of Jefferson College, accepted the check during a small ceremony in Roanoke.  The funds are proceeds from the...
Submitted by News Team on Friday, December 11, 2015 - 12:40pm
OurHealth magazine released its winners for their 2015 Best Bedside Manner Awards, and 16 Carilion providers received first place honors for 17 different categories. These awards are meant to recognize medical providers who embody kindness, empathy and attentiveness in their patient care. The...
Submitted by News Team on Friday, December 4, 2015 - 3:42pm
On Tuesday, Dec. 1, representatives from Carilion Clinic and Virginia Tech dedicated the Virginia Tech Carilion Court at Cassell Coliseum during the Virginia Tech men's basketball game vs. Northwestern. To mark the special occassion, Whit Babcock, Virgnia Tech's athletic director, and Dr. Timothy...
Submitted by News Team on Monday, November 23, 2015 - 2:09pm
Carilion Medical Center (CMC) and Carilion Tazewell Community Hospital (CTCH) have been recognized as 2014 Top Performers on Key Quality Measures® by The Joint Commission. The Top Performer program recognizes hospitals for improving performance on evidence-based interventions that increase the...
Submitted by News Team on Wednesday, November 18, 2015 - 12:00pm
In January, Carilion Clinic announced its renaming of the Patient Transport Center to honor George B. Cartledge, Jr. and his nearly 40 years of service as a member of the Carilion Clinic Board of Directors. George B. Cartledge was joined by family, friends, Carilion peers and members of the...