Carilion Clinic

Carilion Clinic

Southwest Virginia’s largest hospital is about to get even bigger.  Carilion Clinic announced a major expansion Wednesday.

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Back in 2016, state officials declared the opioid addiction crisis a public health emergency. More than two years later, communities are still trying to combat the problem. A new program for the health care community might help turn the tide.

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Every three years, Carilion Clinic puts together community health assessments throughout southwest Virginia. The latest one found some new concerns.

Historians are people who document history, but what’s a healthstorian?  In this case, it's a project documenting people’s health, and health care in southwestern Virginia.

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A Roanoke hospital has been involved in trauma education for a while.  But the increase in mass shootings and similar incidents that require quick medical attention have changed the mission a bit.