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Bon Secours Medical Group Launches Online Appointment Scheduling

Bon Secours Medical Group is proud to announce that patients can now conveniently schedule appointments online from their computers, tablets or smartphones. “At Bon Secours Medical Group, we are working to make receiving healthcare easier through convenient locations and now online scheduling,” Herbert Cummings, COO, Bon Secours Virginia Medical Group says. “Our patients can now […]

Should you see a family medicine physician?

This blog was contributed by Hesed Mugaisi, MD, family medicine physician at Bon Secours Suffolk Primary Care. To maintain good health, it is important that everyone in your family has a primary care physician. Your primary care physician is the physician you see for physicals, annual check-ups, health screenings and when you get sick. They […]

Bon Secours Health Center at Harbour View Emergency Department Offers New Time-Saving Tool for Patients

A new app helps patients at the Bon Secours Health Center at Harbour View have shorter wait times in the emergency department. Founded by two emergency medicine physicians and full of reliable information reviewed by Harvard Medical School, iTriage is a free healthcare app that lets consumers quickly and easily take action. Patients can alert […]

How Your Kitchen Can Reduce Your Risk for Colon Cancer

March is Colon Cancer Awareness Month, a time to learn more about colon cancer and how you can reduce your risk for developing the disease. While some risk factors, like your family history, can’t be changed, what goes on in your kitchen can go a long way in keeping your colon healthy. To lower your […]

How to Eat A Heart-Healthy Diet

Dr. Edward Skillen, cardiologist with Bon Secours Heart & Vascular Institute, explains how you can eat a heart-healthy diet and which foods are best and worst for your health. Download a free heart-healthy cookbook with over 100 dietitian-approved recipes at goodheartrecipes.com.

Bon Secours Suffolk Primary Care Welcomes Kiniya Church, FNP-C

Bon Secours Hampton Roads Health System is pleased to announce that Kiniya Church, FNP-C, a board-certified family nurse practitioner, has joined the staff at Bon Secours Suffolk Primary Care.  An Eastern Shore of Virginia native, Ms. Church earned her bachelor of science in nursing, bachelor of science in psychology and master of science in nursing, […]

Whitnei Saunders, FNP-C, joins Suffolk Medical Associates

Bon Secours Hampton Roads Health System is pleased to announce that Whitnei Saunders, FNP-C, a board certified family nurse practitioner, has joined the staff at Suffolk Medical Associates. She received a bachelor of science in nursing from Norfolk State University in Norfolk, Virginia and obtained her master of science in nursing from Hampton University in […]

Celebrate Breast Cancer Awareness Month at a Mammogram Party

Bon Secours Hampton Roads is celebrating Breast Cancer Awareness Month by throwing Support Your Girls mammogram parties throughout Hampton Roads. Attendees can receive mammograms during the event and enjoy activities such as massages, make-up touch-ups, refreshments and bra fittings. Attendees will also be entered to win Vera Bradley prizes. Screening mammograms are one of the […]

Bon Secours Volunteers Give Over 2000 Free Flu Shots

As part of Bon Secours’ mission to improve community health through prevention and education, over 100 employees volunteered their time on Saturday morning to give out 2002 free flu shots to the Hampton Roads community. This is the second year that the health system has given away free flu shots. “This event helps us make […]

Bon Secours Expands Primary Care Services in Suffolk

Bon Secours Virginia Medical Group is proud to announce the opening of Bon Secours Suffolk Medical Associates in Freedom Plaza in Suffolk on September 15. The new practice offers residents quality primary care in a convenient location and meets the growing needs of the community. Located at 148 Burnetts Way, Suite 107 in Suffolk, providers […]