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Wellness during COVID-19

Riverside Health System and the Urban League of Hampton Roads Partner to Host Virtual Webinar on COVID-19 Vaccine Myths vs. Facts

September 17, 2021
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Riverside Health System Urges the Community to Take COVID-19 Precautions as Cases Rise

As COVID-19 cases hit a record high, Riverside Health System advises those in the community to practice safety precautions and get their COVID-19 vaccine

September 09, 2021
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Community and Giving

Two from Riverside honored by Virginia Society of Health-System Pharmacists

Two Riverside pharmacy practitioners were honored by the Virginia Society of Health-System Pharmacists for their contributions to the profession, the health system announced this week.

December 22, 2020
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Riverside Walter Reed Hospital & Riverside Tappahannock Hospital Achieve Top Safety Grades in Fall 2020 Leapfrog Safety Report

Riverside Walter Reed Hospital and Riverside Tappahannock Hospital again earned top marks for patient safety performance in the Fall 2020 Hospital Safety Grade scores released last week by The Leapfrog Group, health system leadership announced today.

December 21, 2020
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Innovations

Riverside’s Sterling N. Ransone Jr., M.D., First Virginian to Serve as President-Elect of the American Academy of Family Physicians

Sterling N. Ransone Jr., M.D., FAAFP, a family physician at Riverside’s Fishing Bay Family Practice in Deltaville, Virginia, has been elected president-elect of the American Academy of Family Physicians, becoming the first Virginian to serve in this role.

October 28, 2020
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Riverside Health System Takes Top Spot Twice in Supply Chain Excellence Awards

GHXcellence Awards rank Riverside No. 1 in the nation as provider in its small to medium category and for processes related to contract management.

October 22, 2020
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Cancer

William B. "Bill" Downey to Serve as Honorary Chair for the American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Williamsburg, Va

September 02, 2021
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Riverside Health System to Open the Patricia R. St. Clair Program for Cancer Genetics and Prevention

Patients now have greater access to genetic information and counseling for informed health decisions

May 27, 2021
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Orthopedics

Riverside Orthopedic Joint University

Riverside’s new digital approach to orthopedic patient education provides personalized experience, improves care-team efficiency

April 22, 2021
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Riverside Health System Welcomes Dr. Joshua Natali, D.O. to Eastern Shore Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital

Dr. Natali to provide orthopedic care to patients across the Eastern Shore

March 24, 2021
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Primary Care

Riverside Health System to Host Free Flu and COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics Across Coastal Virginia

Riverside Health System is proud to announce it will host several free clinics throughout the region in order to further promote both flu and COVID-19 vaccination.

September 23, 2021
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Riverside Health System Welcomes Its First Health System-Based Dentist

Dr. Richard Sweeney, DDS, to provide care to underserved communities at Riverside Primary Care Community Clinic in Newport News

March 25, 2021
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