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.
(Press Release, 5/26/2020)

Riverside Opens Advanced Wound Care Center on Virginia Peninsula
Riverside now offers the largest and most innovative wound care center in Virginia’s Peninsula region of Hampton Roads.
(Press Release, 5/13/2020)

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.
(Press Release, 5/8/2020)

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.
(Press Release, 5/6/2020)

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Riverside Celebrates Nurses Week 2020
(Press Release, 5/5/2020)

Riverside Launches Virtual Expectant Parent Tours and Childbirth Preparation Classes
(Press Release, 4/18/2020)

Mechanical Engineer Donates Time and Talent to Build Intubation Boxes for Riverside, Helping Protect Health Care Workers from COVID-19
(Press Release, 4/17/2020)

Riverside Health System Begins UV Disinfection Reprocessing of N95 Respirators to Further Conserve PPE
(Press Release, 4/13/2020)

Riverside Offers Free Online Course to Family Caregivers Supporting Loved Ones With Memory Loss
(Press Release, 4/7/2020)

Riverside Health System Updates Hospital Inpatient and Outpatient Visitation Restrictions
(Press Release, 4/7/2020)

Riverside Health System Provides Guidelines on Supply Donations and Staff Support
(Press Release, 3/27/2020)

Riverside Health System Suspends Elective Surgeries and Procedures
(Press Release, 3/26/2020)

Riverside Health System Temporarily Restricts Visitors in Outpatient Settings
(Press Release, 3/19/2020)

Riverside Wellness and Fitness Centers to Close Temporarily Amid Novel Coronavirus COVID-19 Outbreak
(Press Release, 3/17/2020)

Riverside Health System Restricts All Routine Visitation in Hospitals Amid Novel Coronavirus COVID-19
(Press Release, 3/15/2020)

Riverside Health System Announces Limited Visitation Rules Amid Novel Coronavirus COVID-19
(Press Release, 3/12/2020)

Riverside Shore Cancer Center Receives Donation from Eastern Shore Cruisers Car Club
(Press Release, 3/11/2020)

VCU Health System to Acquire Riverside Tappahannock Hospital and Strengthen Relationship with Riverside Health System
(Press Release, 3/10/2020)

Riverside Health System Strengthens Relationship with VCU Health System
(Press Release, 3/10/2020)

Riverside Welcomes Monica B. Layne, FNP, to Eastern Shore
(Press Release, 2/16/2020)

Riverside Welcomes New Primary Care Provider to the Eastern Shore
(Press Release, 2/11/2020)

Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital to Host Blood Drive Feb. 19, 2020
(Press Release, 2/11/2020)

Riverside Health System Hosts Lecture Series During Heart Health Month
(Press Release, 2/9/2020)

Riverside Welcomes New Urologist to the Eastern Shore
(Press Release, 2/7/2020)

Heart-to-Heart Day at Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital Rescheduled for Feb. 28
(Press Release, 2/7/2020)

Riverside Walter Reed Hospital Completes Multi-Year Renovation and Expansion
(Press Release, 2/5/2020)

Rotating Art Gallery at Riverside Walter Reed Hospital to Benefit Community
(Press Release, 1/30/2020)

Riverside Health System Continues Investment in Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services
(Press Release, 1/30/2020)

Riverside Continues to Monitor and Prepare for Coronavirus
(Press Release, 1/28/2020)

Riverside Regional Medical Center Selected to Participate in Grant-Funded, Hospital-Based Violence Intervention Program Initiative
(Press Release, 1/28/2020)

Riverside Health System to Offer Free Pap Smears and Breast Screenings on Jan. 30
(Press Release, 1/23/2020)

Riverside Walter Reed Hospital Unveils First Responder Photography Exhibit Tribute
(Press Release, 1/9/2020)

Chandler Raises Funds for Breast Cancer
(Press Release, 1/7/2020)

Riverside Shore Hospice Announces 2020 Grief Support Group Schedule
(Press Release, 1/6/2020)

Eastern Shore’s First Baby of 2020 Born at Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital
(Press Release, 1/1/2020)

Riverside Primary Care Norge Welcomes Amna H. Feroze, M.D.
(Press Release, 12/17/2019)

Riverside Tree of Lights 2019 Fundraiser Makes Big Impact for Middle Peninsula Community
(Press Release, 12/11/2019)

Inside Business Names Riverside’s Nancy Littlefield, Executive Vice President and Chief Nursing Officer, Among Top Women in Business
(Press Release, 12/11/2019)

Riverside on the Middle Peninsula Enhances Training for Nurses Interested in Subspecializing in Cancer Care
(Press Release, 12/9/2019)

Virginia Among Most Improved States in the Nation in 2019 ‘America’s Health Rankings’ Annual Report
(Press Release, 12/9/2019)

Three Riverside Health System Hospitals Named to Virginia Living Magazine’s Top Hospitals List for 2019
(Press Release, 11/27/2019)

Volunteers Serve at the Heart of Health Care on the Eastern Shore
(Press Release, 11/26/2019)

Andrea Staskiel, CSA, LNHA Named Executive Director of Riverside Health System’s Warwick Forest Retirement Community
(Press Release, 11/22/2019)

A Hospital Within a Hospital: Select Specialty Hospital-Hampton Roads Opens Inside Riverside Regional Medical Center
(Press Release, 11/22/2019)

Boy Scouts Honor Riverside’s William Downey as a Person Who Moves America
(Press Release, 11/19/2019)

Riverside to Host Information Sessions on Clinical Studies for Men with Prostate Cancer
(Press Release, 11/18/2019)

Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital Offers New Treatment for Chronic Spine and Joint Pain
(Press Release, 11/12/2019)

Riverside Regional Medical Center Now Offering Newest Pacemaker Device, the Smallest in the World
(Press Release, 11/12/2019)

Riverside Health System Hospitals Earn Top Safety Grades in Fall 2019 Leapfrog Report
(Press Release, 11/7/2019)

Lionsbridge FC, Riverside Health System Extend Partnership Through 2022
(Press Release, 11/7/2019)

Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital Auxiliary’s Annual Festival of Lights Takes Place December 6
(Press Release, 11/1/2019)

Riverside Establishes Huntington Ingalls Industries Education & Training Center at the Birthday Celebration and Hard Hat Dedication Ceremony for the Dr. Brandon D. Rogers Simulation Lab
(Press Release, 10/30/2019)

Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital Nurse Earns 2019 Leadership Excellence Award for Patient Experience from Statewide Association
(Press Release, 10/29/2019)

Riverside to Host CNA Recruitment Day Across Health System Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2019
(Press Release, 10/26/2019)

Lise Lapointe-Murer, PT at Riverside Doctors’ Hospital Williamsburg Named Health System Champion of the Year
(Press Release, 10/25/2019)

Riverside Welcomes Two New OB/GYN Specialists on the Eastern Shore
(Press Release, 10/24/2019)

Riverside Tappahannock Hospital Introduces Telemedicine in its ICU
(Press Release, 10/21/2019)

Riverside Wellness & Fitness Center Launches Family-Friendly Exercise Program: Get Fit Gloucester
(Press Release, 10/18/2019)

Riverside Health Foundation Announces New Scholarship Fund in Tappahannock, Named for Dr. Jeffrey Haskins
(Press Release, 10/16/2019)

Riverside Doctors’ Hospital Williamsburg President Adria Vanhoozier Named to 2019 Top 40 Under 40 List by Inside Business
(Press Release, 10/15/2019)

Riverside Health System Takes Cancer Patients into a Virtual Reality
(Press Release, 10/7/2019)

Riverside and Local First Responders Plan Bomb Threat Exercise in Onancock
(Press Release, 9/27/2019)

Riverside Health System Named “Most Wired” for 15 Consecutive Years
(Press Release, 9/19/2019)

Riverside Health System to Offer Breast Screenings on Eastern Shore
(Press Release, 9/19/2019)

Riverside Health System to Administer Free Flu Shots Across the Region
(Press Release, 9/16/2019)

Riverside Health System Clinical Pharmacist Jennifer Purdy Receives Excellence in Innovation Award from Virginia Pharmacists Association
(Press Release, 9/11/2019)

Riverside Regional Medical Center Unveils Cardiac and Vascular Hybrid Operating Room
(Press Release, 9/3/2019)

Josephine Fuller Named Director of Nursing at Patriots Colony At Williamsburg
(Press Release, 8/26/2019)

Riverside Regional Medical Center Earns Blue Distinction® Centers+ Designation for Cardiac Care
(Press Release, 8/26/2019)

Riverside Walter Reed Hospital Welcomes New Chief Nursing Officer
(Press Release, 8/26/2019)

Riverside Tappahannock Hospital Welcomes Dr. Culley, New Emergency Physician
(Press Release, 8/21/2019)

Riverside Health System Honored by Virginia School Boards Association with 2019 Business Honor Roll Award
(Press Release, 8/15/2019)

Riverside Recognized by Forbes, Named Among Best Employers in Virginia
(Press Release, 8/15/2019)

New Poll Commissioned by VHHA Show Virginians Continue to Support Medicaid Expansion and Hold Positive Views of Hospitals
(Press Release, 8/12/2019)

More than Fly Fishing
(Press Release, 8/9/2019)

Riverside Rehabilitation Hospital Completes New Construction
(Press Release, 7/30/2019)

Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital Earns Primary Stroke Center Re-Certification
(Press Release, 7/29/2019)

Riverside Health System Middle Peninsula Practices and Hospital Honored in 2019 “Best of Virginia” Reader Survey by Virginia Living Magazine
(Press Release, 7/17/2019)

Riverside Doctors’ Hospital Williamsburg First in Virginia to Earn Geriatric Emergency Department Accreditation
(Press Release, 7/11/2019)

Riverside Doctors’ Hospital Williamsburg Awards Scholarships to Local High School Students
(Press Release, 7/2/2019)

Riverside Regional Medical Center Again Receives Get With The Guidelines – Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award
(Press Release, 6/20/2019)

Riverside Offers Education for Seizure Sufferers
(Press Release, 6/19/2019)

Riverside Health System Receives Supply Chain Excellence Award from Premier Inc.
(Press Release, 6/19/2019)

Riverside Regional Medical Center Offering Latest in Stroke Prevention with WATCHMAN™ Left Atrial Appendage Closure Device
(Press Release, 6/13/2019)

Riverside Health System Graduates 2019 Family Medicine, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Transitional, Pharmacy and Chaplain Residents
(Press Release, 6/9/2019)

Teenager Builds and Donates Gazebo to the Shirley Spain Healing Garden at the Riverside Cancer Center on the Middle Peninsula
(Press Release, 6/4/2019)

Riverside Honored with GHXcellence Award for U.S. Health Care Provider of the Year – Small to Medium
(Press Release, 5/30/2019)

Riverside Health System Chairman Alan S. Witt Receives 2019 Excellence in Governance Award
(Press Release, 5/13/2019)

Stroke Support Group Welcoming New Survivors and Caregivers
(Press Release, 5/13/2019)

RSMH Auxiliary Invests in Technology to Improve Birthing Experience
(Press Release, 5/1/2019)

Riverside Regional Medical Center Appoints New Chief Medical Officer
(Press Release, 4/23/2019)

Pam Doshier of The Orchard Earns 2019 National Leadership Award
(Press Release, 4/22/2019)

Riverside Health System Names Gregg Shivers, MD, Service Line Chief for Lifelong Health Division
(Press Release, 4/18/2019)

Riverside Health System Further Expands Military Caregiver Support Program Across Virginia
(Press Release, 4/16/2019)

Riverside Tappahannock Hospital Awards Cookie Elliott Volunteer Champion of the Year
(Press Release, 4/15/2019)

Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital Again Earns Four Stars from Medicare
(Press Release, 4/9/2019)

Riverside Doctors’ Hospital Williamsburg Celebrates Volunteers’ 31,000 Hours of Support
(Press Release, 4/9/2019)

Memory Café Program Expansion Featured in WYDaily
(Press Release, 4/8/2019)

Riverside Health System President and CEO William B. “Bill” Downey Named Among 50 Most Influential Virginians
(Press Release, 4/1/2019)

Riverside Celebrates Renovation and Expansion of Walter Reed Hospital in Gloucester
(Press Release, 1/24/2019)

Riverside Health System Publishes 2018 Cancer Care Annual Report
(Press Release, 1/24/2019)

Riverside Doctors’ Hospital Williamsburg Earns Top Spot in Patient Satisfaction Survey
(Press Release, 1/11/2019)

Riverside Facilities Earn “Best Nursing Home” Ratings from U.S. News & World Report
(Press Release, 1/10/2019)

Riverside Walter Reed Hospital to Host Open House to Showcase Renovation and Expansion Project
(Press Release, 1/8/2019)

Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital Auxiliary Funds Nursing Scholarships
(Press Release, 11/19/2018)

Optima Health and Riverside Health System Increase Access to Health Care on the Eastern Shore, Peninsula and Isle of Wight
(Press Release, 11/19/2018)

Former First Lady Rosalynn Carter Honors Riverside with 2018 Rosalynn Carter Leadership in Caregiving Award
(Press Release, 11/13/2018)

Index AR Solutions Partners with Riverside Health System on Augmented Reality Apps to Keep Patients Safe and Health Care Workers More Efficient
(Press Release, 11/13/2018)

Daily Press Series Highlights Oral History of Veterans at Patriots Colony At Williamsburg
(Press Release, 11/12/2018)

Riverside Health System Named Most Wired for Fourteen Consecutive Years
(Press Release, 11/8/2018)

Melanoma Survivor Encourages Skin Check for Cancer
(Press Release, 10/22/2018)

Riverside Regional Medical Center Sustains Highest Level of Stroke Care
(Press Release, 10/22/2018)

Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital earns Pathways to Excellence designation
(Press Release, 10/18/2018)

Riverside Health System Awarded $1 Million Federal Grant to Enhance Dementia Care Throughout the Region for Patients and Caregivers
(Press Release, 10/10/2018)

Riverside Rehabilitation Hospital Construction Hits Milestone Stage with Beam Raising
(Press Release, 9/27/2018)

Riverside Shore Wins National Patient Experience Excellence Award
(Press Release, 9/21/2018)

Riverside to Host Free Flu Shot Clinics Throughout the Region
(Press Release, 9/21/2018)

Riverside Pavilion Moves in Patients as Scheduled
(Press Release, 9/11/2018)

Riverside conducts exercise to practice response to an active shooter scenario
(Press Release, 8/29/2018)

Subaru and The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Donate to Cancer Patients
(Press Release, 8/9/2018)

Riverside Providers in Nassawadox in New Offices
(Press Release, 8/1/2018)

ChooseHome Celebrates Three Years of Bringing Choice to Older Adults Throughout the Region
(Press Release, 7/16/2018)

Dr. Johnson Joins Riverside OB/GYN Specialists
(Press Release, 7/13/2018)

Accomack County Honors Retiring Dr. Stith
(Press Release, 6/21/2018)

Northampton County Honors Retiring Dr. Stith
(Press Release, 6/13/2018)

Riverside Introduces the Varian Edge™ Radiosurgery Suite to its Dedicated Radiosurgery Center
(Press Release, 6/11/2018)

Riverside Graduates 2018 Family Medicine, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Transitional, Pharmacy and Chaplain Residents
(Press Release, 6/9/2018)

Riverside Regional Medical Center Receives Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award
(Press Release, 6/4/2018)

New Healthy IDEAS Program Provides Fee Counseling Assistance to Area Veterans Living with Depression or Anxiety
(Press Release, 6/4/2018)

RSMH Announces Additions to Local Board
(Press Release, 5/31/2018)

Riverside’s Center for Excellence in Aging and Lifelong Health Noted by the Commonwealth Council on Aging for Microlearning Program
(Press Release, 5/22/2018)

Calling All Coaches, Trainers and Athletic Administrators: Riverside to Host Sports Medicine Symposium on June 23
(Press Release, 5/15/2018)

Now Hiring: Riverside to Host System-Wide CNA Day on May 15
(Press Release, 5/8/2018)

Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital Implements Pet Therapy
(Press Release, 5/3/2018)

Riverside Shore Memorial Receives Emergency Ventilator Through Eastern Virginia Healthcare Coalition
(Press Release, 5/2/2018)

Riverside Shore Nurse Earns DAISY Recognition for Outstanding Care
(Press Release, 4/10/2018)

RSMH Auxiliary Gift Shop Makes Large Donation
(Press Release, 3/5/2018)

Local Soroptimist Club Celebrates Former Member With Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital Garden
(Press Release, 2/15/2018)

Riverside Shore ICU Nurse Recognized for Extraordinary Care
(Press Release, 1/16/2018)

Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital Auxiliary Raises $96K for Vascular Ultrasound Equipment
(Press Release, 1/11/2018)

First Baby of 2018 Born at Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital
(Press Release, 1/2/2018)

Riverside Shore Nurse Named Nurse of the Year by March of Dimes
(Press Release, 11/29/2017)

Riverside Shore Hospice Thrift Stores to Close
(Press Release, 11/14/2017)

Accomplished Riverside Gerontological Nurse Kathleen Fletcher Honored with National Industry Award
(Press Release, 11/10/2017)

Riverside Shore Nurse Named Finalist for March of Dimes Nurse of the Year Award
(Press Release, 11/6/2017)

Riverside Shore Nurses Named Finalists for Virginia Nurses Association Leadership Excellence Awards
(Press Release, 10/10/2017)

New Parents on Eastern Shore Receive “Go and Grow Starter Packs”
(Press Release, 9/6/2017)

Residents of Shore Rehabilitation Center in Parksley Safely transitioning to new facilities due to multiple building issues.
(Press Release, 8/23/2017)

Dr. Daniel Cochran Brings Holistic Care Approach to Family Medicine at Riverside Shore Medical Center
(Press Release, 8/18/2017)

Full Time Orthopedic Surgeon Bolsters Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital Team
(Press Release, 8/5/2017)

Community and Chincoteague Teen Come Together to Provide Comfort to Patient Families
(Press Release, 6/28/2017)

Board Certified Radiation Oncologist Further Strengthens Riverside Shore Cancer Team
(Press Release, 6/26/2017)

Expanding Radiation Oncology Capabilities Make Cancer Treatments Faster, Fewer
(Press Release, 6/22/2017)

Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital Earns Echocardiography Accreditation
(Press Release, 6/19/2017)

2016 Cancer Care Annual Report Released
(Press Release, 6/7/2017)

Riverside Health System joins Hampton VA as a Choice Provider
(Press Release, 5/18/2017)

Certified Nurse Practitioner Joins Riverside Primary Care Team
(Press Release, 5/16/2017)

Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital Announces Changes in Board of Directors
(Press Release, 4/28/2017)

Cardiology and Neurology Nurse Practitioner at Riverside Eastern Shore Physicians & Surgeons
(Press Release, 4/12/2017)

Riverside Shore Memorial Earns the Outstanding Achievement Award from the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer
(Press Release, 3/6/2017)

Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital Among Top 100 in the U.S.
(Press Release, 2/28/2017)

Move Day for Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital
(Press Release, 2/25/2017)

Riverside Shore Memorial Adds Certified Nurse Midwife to Obstetric Team
(Press Release, 1/4/2017)

Changing the Conversation: ‘What’s the Matter With You’ vs. ‘What Matters To You’
(Press Release, 12/21/2016)

Riverside Physician Selected For The Practice Change Leaders Program
(Press Release, 12/21/2016)

Volunteering Runs in the Family at Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital; Long-time Volunteers Find Meaning in Giving Back to Patients and Families
(Press Release, 12/21/2016)

Riverside Shore Cancer Center Earns National Accreditation with Commendation for Excellence
(Press Release, 12/8/2016)

Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital Accredited by DNV GL
(Press Release, 12/5/2016)

Riverside Announces Date of Transition to New Campus
(Press Release, 11/22/2016)

Fifth Grader Holds Bake Sale for Riverside Shore Cancer Patients
(Press Release, 11/14/2016)

Alzheimer’s: The Caregiver’s Perspective
(Press Release, 11/8/2016)

Life Evac Trial Run at New Riverside Shore Campus
(Press Release, 11/4/2016)

Riverside Shore Rehabilitation Center Earns 2016 Bronze National Quality Award
(Press Release, 11/1/2016)

Three Riverside Shore Nurses Named Finalists for March of Dimes Nurse of the Year Award
(Press Release, 10/25/2016)

4th Annual Camp Fragile Hearts Hosted by Riverside Shore Hospice
(Press Release, 10/18/2016)

Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital Nurses are Finalists for Leadership Excellence Award
(Press Release, 10/3/2016)

Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital Earns Primary Stroke Center Certification
(Press Release, 9/20/2016)

Riverside Receives Donations from Woman’s Club
(Press Release, 9/1/2016)

Orchard Wins National Quality Award
(Press Release, 8/31/2016)

Riverside Shore Hospice Thrift Stores have a New Donation Drop Off Box in Onley
(Press Release, 8/15/2016)

National Oncology Care Model Selects Riverside Cancer Care - Riverside, one of eight in Virginia
(Press Release, 8/11/2016)

Top Companies for Leadership Excellence - Taffi Simone, Program Coordinator Workforce Development, Receives Top Corporate Leader Award.
(Press Release, 8/8/2016)

Supply Chain Management National Recognition
(Press Release, 8/8/2016)

Riverside Expands Medical Services on the Eastern Shore
(Press Release, 7/29/2016)

Riverside Named 2016 Most Wired for 12th Year
(Press Release, 7/29/2016)

Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital Recognizes Excellence in Nursing
(Press Release, 6/13/2016)

Buchanan Subaru Donates to Riverside Shore Hospice
(Press Release, 5/23/2016)

Riverside Receives Generous Donation from Auxiliary in Honor of Dr. Lloyd J. Kellam, III
(Press Release, 5/13/2016)

Riverside Health System Encouraging Community To Talk NOW About End of Life Care
(Press Release, 4/10/2016)

Shore Community Signs Final Beam
(Press Release, 1/18/2016)

Riverside Expands Hospice Services on the Eastern Shore
(Press Release, 1/8/2016)

Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital Offers Ultrasound-Guided Breast Biopsy
(Press Release, 9/14/2015)

Hospital Auxiliary Names Shore Heart Center as Recipient of Large Pledge
(Press Release, 9/13/2015)

Final Steel Beam Placed at Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital
(Press Release, 8/27/2015)

Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital appoints new Nurse Executive
(Press Release, 8/14/2015)

New Shore Memorial Hospital: Construction Update
(Press Release, 7/21/2015)

Concrete Slab Begins for New Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital
(Press Release, 7/12/2015)

Riverside Health System’s Four Hospitals Receive NICHE Designation
(Press Release, 4/4/2013)