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February 2021 Business of the Month, Novant Health UVA Health System Culpeper Medical Center

Culpeper Medical Center, a Novant Health UVA Health System facility, was proud to recently accept the Orange County Chamber of Commerce’s February Business of the Month Award. Thank you to the Orange County Chamber for recognizing all we do to bring the best of health to our community!


Pictured - Charles Barrell - Culpeper Medical Center Board Chair, Deanne Marshall - OCCC Executive Director, Donna Staton President of Culpeper Medical Center and Al Pilong - Novant Health/UVA Health CEO.


Donna Staton, president of Culpeper Medical Center, accepted the award on behalf of the hospital on Friday, Feb. 5, which was also National Wear Red Day. On the first Friday in February — which is designated as American Heart Month — Novant Health UVA Health System team members were encouraged to wear red to help raise awareness for heart disease and stroke.


ABOUT CULPEPER MEDICAL CENTER

Culpeper Medical Center is a 70-bed acute care hospital with a 24/7 emergency room and many comprehensive programs for your health and wellness. At our facility, you will benefit from a wide range of highly skilled specialists and caregivers, including UVA providers, located onsite.


When you walk into our doors, you can expect excellence in emergency medicine, critical care and inpatient care. Our facility is accredited by The Joint Commission, an independent organization that evaluates healthcare organization performance in areas that most affect patient health and safety.


We are also proud of achieving an ‘A’ grade in The Leapfrog Group’s Fall 2020 Hospital Safety Grade, a designation recognizing hospitals’ efforts in protecting patients from harm and providing safer healthcare. Culpeper Medical Center was in the top third of hospitals nationwide – and among only 36 hospitals in the state of Virginia – to receive an ‘A.’

For more information, visit NovantHealthUVA.org/Safety.



YOUR HEART IS IN GOOD HANDS

Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States, with more than 600,000 people dying of heart disease each year. That’s why Culpeper Medical Center is dedicated to the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of heart and vascular conditions.


Our highly skilled cardiology team is close to home, with expert clinicians who care about your wellness and preventive care. We’re dedicated to diagnosing and treating heart disease right here in your own community.

February is Heart Month, so there’s no better time to schedule a heart and vascular appointment.

Learn more at NovantHealthUVA.org/Heart.


Photo by John Boal Photography

YOUR COVID-19 VACCINE QUESTIONS ANSWERED

Rappahannock-Rapidan Health District is overseeing COVID-19 vaccination for those who live in Culpeper, Fauquier, Madison, Orange and Rappahannock counties. Please visit Facebook.com/RappRapHD for updates on the vaccine campaign status. Those without internet access can call 540-308-6072 for more information.


Culpeper Medical Center will continue to work closely with the Rappahannock-Rapidan Health District to assist in vaccinating community residents under the health district’s direction.


There is a lot of information to take in about COVID-19, and a new vaccine raises many questions. Our experts have the answers you’re looking for at NovantHealthUVA.org/Coronavirus and in the video below.

Culpeper Medical Center is located at 501 Sunset Lane, Culpeper, VA 22701. For more information, please call 540-829-4100 or visit NovantHealthUVA.org/Culpeper.



Orange County Chamber of Commerce Director Deanne Marshall interviewing Jon Carter, Community Outreach Manager at Novant Health UVA Health System Culpeper Medical Center