Riverside Health System Partners With Premier Inc. and Prestige Ameritech to Expand Domestic PPE Production
In addition to the investment, Riverside will commit to purchase a portion of all masks they use annually from Prestige Ameritech for up to six years.
Riverside Health System Has Resumed Scheduled Procedures
Procedures and surgeries that were initially postponed due to COVID-19 are now also being rescheduled with priority.
Riverside Volunteers Repair N95 Masks Donated to Health System
The work of repairing the masks resembles a well-orchestrated assembly line that involved planning and great innovation.
Riverside Launches Virtual Expectant Parent Tours and Childbirth Preparation Classes
Expectant parents can now access virtual tours of the Riverside Regional Medical Center labor and delivery unit and childbirth preparation classes via Zoom.
Mechanical Engineer Donates Time and Talent to Build Intubation Boxes for Riverside, Helping Protect Health Care Workers from COVID-19
The intubation boxes provide a much-desired additional level of protection for health care providers.
Riverside Health System Begins UV Disinfection Reprocessing of N95 Respirators to Further Conserve PPE
The N95 respirators are systematically cleaned with an ultraviolet germicidal irradiation machine located at Riverside Regional Medical Center.
Riverside Health System Updates Hospital Inpatient and Outpatient Visitation Restrictions
The visitation restrictions are deemed necessary to limit the spread of COVID-19 and to ensure the safety of patients, team members and the community.
Riverside Health System Provides Guidelines on Supply Donations and Staff Support
Riverside is grateful for the support from community members who wish to help care for staff members during the novel coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic.
Riverside Health System Suspends Elective Surgeries and Procedures
Move follows a public health emergency order issued by Virginia Governor Ralph Northam.
Riverside Health System Temporarily Restricts Visitors in Outpatient Settings
Additional measures taken to protect the health of patients, team members and the community amid the continued spread of novel coronavirus COVID-19.
Riverside Wellness and Fitness Centers to Close Temporarily Amid Novel Coronavirus COVID-19 Outbreak
This measure is consistent with guidance from government officials and leading health organizations to limit group interactions and face-to-face contact.
Riverside Health System Restricts All Routine Visitation in Hospitals Amid Novel Coronavirus COVID-19
To protect the health of patients, team members and the community, no visitors will be allowed for routine visits to inpatients or team members in any of Riverside's five hospitals until further notice.
Riverside Health System Announces Limited Visitation Rules Amid Novel Coronavirus COVID-19
This announcement comes as Governor Ralph Northam has declared a state of emergency in the Commonwealth of Virginia.
Riverside Continues to Monitor and Prepare for Coronavirus
Riverside has activated its emergency management team, is following the virus news closely and remains prepared to enact protocols as required.