As our population in the United States continues to age, it is critical for hospitals to be experts in the care of older adults. NICHE is the leading nurse-driven program in the United States designed to help hospitals improve the care of older adults. A hospital with NICHE certification is an indication that they have…

open heart surgery

Henrico Doctors’ Hospital offers TAVR, an alternative to open heart surgery Richmond’s most experienced heart team was the first team in Central Virginia to offer Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR). As an alternative to traditional open heart surgery, TAVR is a non-surgical, minimally-invasive procedure offered to patients with heart valve disease and is only available…