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7/16/2015
Bon Secours St. Mary’s Hospital Earns Prestigious Honor for Cardiac Care
NCDR ACTION Registry-GWTG Platinum Award from American College of Cardiology recognizes high standards

7/16/2015
Bon Secours Cancer Institute Receives Certification for Cancer Care from Leading Oncology Society in America
Cancer Institute meets national standards in quality and safety for cancer care

7/13/2015
U.S. News & World Report Names Bon Secours St. Mary’s Hospital One of Nation’s Top Performing Hospitals
Only 34 hospitals in the U.S. earn “High Performing” rating in five high acuity procedures

7/9/2015
Germ-Slaying Robots Join Bon Secours Virginia Health System
Tru-D SmartUVC™ provides extra layer of protection and safety for patients and personnel

7/7/2015
Bon Secours St. Mary’s Hospital Achieves Elite MBSAQIP Accreditation
Recognizes excellence in patient care and outcomes for metabolic and bariatric surgery

7/2/2015
Bon Secours Offers 3-D Mammography For Breast Cancer Screening
Technology provides clearer mammograms to Richmond women

7/1/2015
Bon Secours Acquires New da Vinci Xi Robot, Further Expands Robotics Program
Bon Secours Richmond becomes first health system in region to offer next generation da Vinci Xi robot

6/25/2015
Bon Secours Hosts First Annual Check Your Health Day at Bon Secours Washington Redskins Training Center, Saturday June 27
Community event encourages men and boys to take charge of their health during Men’s Health Month

6/12/2015
Hospitals in Bon Secours Richmond Health System Earn National Awards
Designations honor sustained excellence in stroke and cardiac care throughout central VA

6/11/2015
Bon Secours St. Mary’s Hospital Earns Top Rankings for Cardiac Care Services
Prestigious designations are from organizations that rate health systems nationwide

6/9/2015
Bon Secours Health System Earns Top Workplace Distinctions
National rankings highlight work-life balance, support of female executives, organizational health

6/5/2015
Bon Secours Virginia Health System Earns Game Changer Distinction
Award recognizes outstanding strategies to promote employee health and wellness

6/2/2015
Bon Secours Expands Robotics Program with Debut of Spine Surgery Robot
St. Mary’s Hospital Introduces Minimally-Invasive Mazor® Robotics Spine Surgery Guidance System

6/1/2015
Bon Secours Recognizes 25 Students with Autism and/or Intellectual Disabilities for Completing Project SEARCH Internships
School-to-work program helps students develop work skills

5/29/2015
Bon Secours Virginia Enters Convenience Care Industry
Medical staff at FastCare welcomes walk-ins, offers vaccines, physicals and acute care visits

5/14/2015
Bon Secours Healthy Bones Team Launches Fracture Care Initiative
Effort focuses on identifying those at risk of osteoporosis & preventing first-time or repeat fractures

4/28/2015
Bon Secours St. Francis Medical Center Earns Magnet® Recognition for Nursing Excellence
St. Francis is one of three hospitals in the world to earn both Magnet and Pathway to Excellence® designations

4/24/2015
Bon Secours Wound Care Centers Offer Foot Health Tips
April is National Foot Health Awareness Month

4/17/2015
Bon Secours Neuroscience Institute Delivers 24/7 Remote Access to Neurology Experts Through New Teleneurology Collaboration
Partnership provides new telemedicine neurology service to patients

4/8/2015
Bon Secours Offers Central Virginia’s First Stroke/Aneurysm Support Group
Survivors and caregivers gather monthly to get advice, support during recovery process

4/6/2015
Bon Secours Announces Partnership with Richmond Kickers
Landmark Multi-Year Partnership Names Official Healthcare Services Provider

3/23/2015
ACHE To Honor CEO of Bon Secours Virginia with Career Achievement Award
Award recognizes Peter Bernard’s vision and commitment to improving health care in Virginia

3/17/2015
Bon Secours Sports Medicine, Richmond Strikers Soccer Club Debut Abstract Mural in Henrico County
Young Richmond Strikers Soccer Club members assisted nationally-known artist with painting the mural

2/18/2015
Bon Secours Orthopaedic Institute Announces New Sports Performance Coordinator and Expanded Programs at St. Francis Watkins Centre
Multiple New Programs Offered with Arrival of Sports Performance Coordinator

2/16/2015
Bon Secours Cancer Institute Increasing Patient Access to Clinical Trials
Research component of Cancer Institute moves Bon Secours to the forefront of care

2/13/2015
Bon Secours Richmond Health System and UMFS Partner to Provide Pediatric Behavioral Health Services
Partnership identifies at-risk children, removes barriers of access to mental health care and reduces emergency room visits

2/12/2015
Bon Secours Richmond Health System Opens Primary Care Office In Richmond’s Shockoe Bottom
Canal Crossing Internal Medicine Now Accepting Patients

1/30/2015
Bon Secours Virginia Launches New Brand Campaign
Campaign highlights Bon Secours’ focus on the patient and the community

1/29/2015
Bon Secours Health System Announces CEO of Bon Secours Virginia, Peter J. Bernard, will Retire at the End of Fiscal Year 2015
Bernard’s retirement marks 15 years of innovation, growth and prosperity for Bon Secours Virginia

1/15/2015
UVA, Bon Secours Expand Joint Clinical Programs
New Partnership Focused on Cardiac, Cancer, Population Health and Physician Recruitment

1/15/2015
31st Street Baptist Church, Tricycle Gardens, Bon Secours and VSU Bring Healthy Produce to Richmond’s East End through Urban Agriculture
Bon Secours continues commitment to building a healthy community in Richmond’s East End

1/15/2015
Five Years After Earthquake, New Haitian Hospital Set to Open
Bon Secours Health System contributed $500,000 to construction

1/8/2015
Athletic Trainer for Bon Secours Receives Two Prestigious Statewide Honors
Puglia, VATA Secondary School Athletic Trainer of the Year named by Gov. McAuliffe to state advisory board

1/7/2015
Bon Secours Heart Team Brings MitraClip® Valve Procedure to Central Virginia
First patient is 96-year-old who no longer needs oxygen tank to breathe at night

1/7/2015
Bon Secours Physicians Combine Skills to Help Patients with Atrial Fibrillation
Heart team procedure offers new, minimally invasive solutions for those with few treatment options

1/7/2015
New Research by Bon Secours Surgeon Points to Better Diagnosis and Treatment of Breast Cancer
Molecular Test Offers Greater Understanding of Breast Cancer Subtypes

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