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Submitted by News Team on Monday, February 2, 2015 - 8:41am
Governor's School Partnership with Carilion
Video: Governor's School Students Learn in Carilion's Science Lab On Saturday, Jan. 31, the Governor's School is holding a science fair featuring the projects of more than 200 students from the region.Six of those students have been using Carilion's Basic Science Lab to work on their projects...
Submitted by News Team on Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 8:05am
Carilion Clinic has seen a steady decline in the number of patients being treated for the flu since the beginning of January.  As a result, visitor restrictions put in place on Dec. 31, 2014 have now been lifted at Carilion hospitals.   As an example of the data trend seen across the health system...
Submitted by News Team on Thursday, January 22, 2015 - 3:34pm
George B. Cartledge, Jr. receives an award at the 2015 Leadership Conference.In a ceremony Monday night, Carilion Clinic renamed its patient transport center after George B. Cartledge, Jr., in honor of his nearly 40 years of service as a member of the Carilion Clinic Board of Directors. The...
Submitted by News Team on Monday, January 19, 2015 - 11:40am
Pediatric Disaster Management Training hosted in Roanoke Last week, Carilion Clinic was one of only two organizations across the state hosting pediatric disaster management training for first responders, school leaders, emergency managers and healthcare professionals.  Hear how valuable this...
Submitted by News Team on Monday, January 19, 2015 - 10:46am
The February 15 deadline for signing up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act is quickly approaching.  That’s why next Saturday, January 24, Carilion Franklin Memorial Hospital (CFMH), in partnership with Commonwealth Covered will help community members sign up for health insurance...
Submitted by News Team on Friday, January 9, 2015 - 3:49pm
Have you picked up the latest issue of Our Health magazine? If not, grab a copy and check out which Carilion Clinic physicians were voted to its eighth annual "Best Bedside Manner" list. The awards honor providers who were "voted by the local community for their kindness, empathy and attentiveness...
Submitted by News Team on Thursday, January 8, 2015 - 12:07pm
Karen McNew Joins Carilion Clinic
Video: Karen McNew joins Carilion Clinic News Team. Earlier this week, Karen McNew, former news anchor in southwest Virginia, joined Carilion Clinic's News Team. Karen will be working with a team of writers, producers, and public relation specialists to better share Carilion's news with our...
Submitted by News Team on Monday, January 5, 2015 - 10:32am
Karen McNew Joins Carilion Clinic
Video: Karen McNew'sTop 10 List We are excited to kick off 2015 with a new member to the Carilion Clinic family. Former news anchor, Karen McNew, has joined Carilion Clinic's Marketing, Research, and Communications team as a senior communications consultant. Karen will focus on sharing...
Submitted by News Team on Thursday, January 1, 2015 - 11:47am
Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital celebrates the first baby born in 2015. Cecilia Salamanca and Javier Garcia-Carmareua, Pulaski, Va., welcomed baby Javier Junior Garcia-Salamanca at 4:21 a.m.  Baby Javier weighed in at 9 pounds, 9 ounces. Mother and baby are doing well!  Happy New Year! 
Submitted by News Team on Wednesday, December 31, 2014 - 4:14pm
Hospitals strongly recommend no visitors under the age of 18 ROANOKE, Va. (Dec. 31, 2014) – The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have now indicated that the flu has surpassed the “epidemic” threshold as of Dec. 20, the most recent date that data is available. Through its...