Carilion Clinic Newsroom

Submitted by News Team on Friday, October 9, 2015 - 1:32pm
Sept. 17 marked the one-year anniversary of Carilion Clinic’s Interactive Patient Care  using the GetWellNetwork (GWN) at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital (CRMH). GWN helps staff engage patients with education and care planning through an in-room TV. It is a proven, successful strategy for...
Submitted by News Team on Tuesday, October 6, 2015 - 1:35pm
OurHealth magazine recognized the following seven Carilion Clinic specialties as part of their annual Senior Living Awards: Palliative Care - Gold Outpatient Rehabilitation - Gold Speech Therapy - Gold Stroke Care - Gold Hospice - Silver Post-Acute Rehablitation Services - Silver Home Health -...
Submitted by News Team on Monday, October 5, 2015 - 4:43pm
A new Carilion Clinic family medicine location opened in Bedford, Va. at 548 Blue Ridge Ave. on Sept. 15. For nearly three decades, Carilion Clinic’s family medical practice has provided comprehensive adult and adolescent care to Bedford and the surrounding communities. This new location offers...
Submitted by News Team on Monday, October 5, 2015 - 11:08am
Carilion Clinic Dental Care was awarded a Postdoctoral Training Grant from the U.S. Health Resources Services Administration within the federal Department of Health and Human Services (HRSA) totaling $2.14 million over the next five years.   Carilion Clinic plans to expand its Dental General...
Submitted by News Team on Thursday, September 17, 2015 - 2:09pm
In recognition of National Child Passenger Safety Week (Sept. 13 to 19), Safe Kids Southwest Virginia (led by Carilion Clinic Children's Hospital) and the Roanoke City Fire Station are participating in National Seat Check Saturday on Sept. 19. From 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., certified child passenger...
Submitted by News Team on Monday, September 14, 2015 - 9:53am
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The Burnt Chimney Volunteer Fire Department and Franklin County Public Safety are being recognized by Carilion Clinic Life-Guard with the “Call of the Year” award for their response to a September 25, 2014 head-on collision on Burnt Chimney Road. “The Call of the Year award recognizes EMS agencies...
Submitted by News Team on Monday, September 14, 2015 - 9:44am
The Virginia Health Care Foundation (VHCF) has awarded Carilion Clinic with a $75,000 Project Connect grant to support local outreach and enrollment efforts that will help families in Roanoke apply for Virginia’s state-sponsored health insurance programs for children (FAMIS and FAMIS Plus). “This...
Submitted by News Team on Wednesday, September 2, 2015 - 12:53pm
The Carilion Clinic Healthier Hospital Initiative is one of eight nationwide health care initiatives to be selected by the National Center for Healthcare Leadership (NCHL) as part of their 2015 Leadership Challenge. NCHL is a not-for-profit that works to improve population health by strengthening...
Submitted by News Team on Tuesday, August 11, 2015 - 2:44pm
Carilion Clinic has purchased the property at 2301 Brambleton Ave., the current headquarters for Shenandoah Life.   “Carilion continues to grow to meet the health care needs of our community,” explained Curtis Mills, senior vice president of facilities and properties at Carilion Clinic. “As our...
Submitted by News Team on Saturday, August 8, 2015 - 9:25am
The Neuro Trauma Intensive Care Unit (ICU) at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital received a silver-level Beacon Award for Excellence from the America Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) this June. The Beacon Award for Excellence recognizes unites caregivers who have shown exceptional patient...