Virginia among Top Three States in National Patient Safety Ranking

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Julian Walker Vice President of Communications (804) 297-3193 office (804) 304-7402 mobile jtwalker@vhha.com Virginia among Top Three States in National Patient Safety Ranking New Leapfrog Group Hospital Safety Grade Scores show 34 Virginia Hospitals Earning “A” Grades as Community Hospitals across the Commonwealth Continue to Earn Accolades for Excellence in Patient...

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VHHA Launches New Radio, Digital Ads in Support of New Health Care Coverage Enrollment

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Julian Walker Vice President of Communications (804) 297-3193 office (804) 304-7402 mobile jtwalker@vhha.com Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association Launches New Radio, Digital Ads in Support of New Health Care Coverage Enrollment Statewide Radio, Digital Ads Encouraging Virginians to Visit www.CoverVa.org to See if They are Eligible for New, Low-Cost Health Care...

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VHHA Foundation Hosts 92nd Annual Fall Conference, Oct. 31-Nov. 2

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Julian Walker Vice President of Communications (804) 297-3193 office (804) 304-7402 mobile jtwalker@vhha.com VHHA Foundation Hosts 92nd Annual Fall Conference, Oct. 31-Nov. 2 The Theme of this Year’s Conference at The Omni Homestead Resort is “Beyond 2020: Redefining the Health Care Workforce” HOT SPRINGS, VA – This week, the VHHA Foundation...

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VHHA’s HosPAC Honors Recipients of 2018 Triple H (HosPAC Healthcare Hero) Awards

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Julian Walker Vice President of Communications (804) 297-3193 office (804) 304-7402 mobile jtwalker@vhha.com VHHA’s HosPAC Honors Recipients of 2018 Triple H (HosPAC Healthcare Hero) Awards Governor Ralph Northam, Lieutenant Governor Justin Fairfax, House of Delegates Speaker Kirk Cox, House Appropriations Committee Chairman Chris Jones, Senate Finance Committee Co-Chairman Emmett Hanger Jr.,...

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VHHA Earns Prestigious National Health Care Quality Award from AHA & HRET

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Julian Walker Vice President of Communications (804) 297-3193 office (804) 304-7402 mobile jtwalker@vhha.com VHHA Earns Prestigious National Health Care Quality Award from American Hospital Association and Health Research & Education Trust Award Recognizes Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association for Demonstrating Exemplary Dedication and Leadership in Advancing Health Care Quality and Safety...

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Virginia Health Department, Hospitals, Nursing Homes Implement Comprehensive Long-Term Care Facility Disaster Response Plan

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Virginia Health Department, Hospitals, Nursing Homes Implement Comprehensive Long-Term Care Facility Disaster Response Plan Three Years in the Making, the Virginia Long-Term Mutual Aid Plan Establishes a Process for Long-Term Care Facilities to Assist Each Other During Disasters RICHMOND, VA – Following several years of planning and development, the Commonwealth of Virginia...

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21 Virginia Chambers of Commerce Endorse Increased Health Care Coverage Access

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 8, 2018 More Virginia Chambers of Commerce Express Support for Increased Health Care Coverage Access, Citing Positive Economic Benefits Regional Chambers from Northern, Southside, Southwest, Southeastern, Northwest, and Central Virginia Join the Call for Increased Health Care Access to Create Jobs, Help Workers, Boost the Economy, and Enhance Wellness RICHMOND, VA...

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Virginia Celebrates Hospital Week 2018 (May 6-12)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Julian Walker Vice President of Communications (804) 297-3193 office (804) 304-7402 mobile jtwalker@vhha.com Virginia Hospital Week 2018 (May 6-12) Offers Opportunity to Celebrate Virginia Hospitals’ Vital Importance to the Commonwealth as Essential Health Care Providers VHHA Launches New ‘Virginia Hospital Media Dashboard,’ Releases New Edition of ‘FOCUS’ Publication Highlighting Positive Hospital...

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VHHA Board of Directors Elects 2018-2019 Officers at Annual Meeting in Williamsburg

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Julian Walker Vice President of Communications (804) 297-3193 office (804) 304-7402 mobile jtwalker@vhha.com VHHA Board of Directors Elects 2018-2019 Officers at Annual Meeting in Williamsburg, Outstanding Health Care Leaders Recognized Newly Elected Board Officers Include Valley Health System President and CEO Mark H. Merrill, Mary Washington Healthcare President and CEO Dr....

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