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Health Care

Eastern State Hospital To Host Job Fair January 27

WILLIAMSBURG-Eastern State Hospital will host a job fair on Thursday, January 27, from 4pm to 6:30pm. The facility is located at 4601 Ironbound Rd. On-the-sport interviews will be available for the following positions: full- and part-time entry-level psychiatric technicians; forensic...

Hampton Roads-based ivWatch Fabricating N95 Masks To Help Combat Coronavirus

NEWPORT NEWS-ivWatch, LLC, a medical device manufacturing company located on Tech Center Parkway in Newport News, is one of a handful of businesses in the United States who have been approved to create surgical N95 Masks to help prevent...

Riverside Health System Discusses Diabetes Disparities In Online Seminar

Riverside Health System is among the leaders in its field in Southeastern Virginia. However, the organization is about more than healing people. “We’re dedicated to being the community’s resource for health care, guidance, and education,” said Toiya Sosa, the group’s...

Urology of Virginia Celebrates A Century Of Serving In Hampton Roads

Urology of Virginia celebrated its 100th year of providing urological care to residents of Hampton Roads on January 1, 2022. Specializing in medical and surgical care of the genitourinary system, Urology of Virginia treats many conditions, including kidney stone...

Peninsula Agency on Aging Begins Caring Neighbors Program

Peninsula Agency on Aging (PAA) has implemented a Caring Neighbors program that partners volunteers with family caregivers, older adults, and people with disabilities to foster companionship between local residents. The nonprofit began a telephone check-in to remedy feelings of loneliness...

New TPMG Model Offers Quicker Access To Mental Health Help

NEWPORT NEWS – The number of people seeking mental health assistance has increased since the start of the coronavirus pandemic. According to the National Center for Health Statistics, and the Census Bureau, about ten percent of Americans who need...

Sentara Postpones Hospital-Based Non-Emergent Surgeries, Procedures, and Diagnostic Testing

Starting Monday, January 10, Sentara Healthcare is postponing all hospital-based non-emergent surgeries, procedures, and diagnostic testing to ensure the safe and quality care of all patients. In a press release, Sentara stated it is seeing more covid-19 patients than...

Celebrate Healthcare Hosting HAPPY NEW YOU Health and Wellness Resource Fair January 7-9

HAMPTON-Celebrate Healthcare will host a Health and Wellness Equity Resource Fair Friday, January 7, through Sunday, January 9, at the Hampton Roads Convention Center. The one-stop healthcare shop will offer free resources for attendees including flu and covid-19 vaccinations, booster...