Carilion New River Valley Medical Center

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Carilion New River Valley
Medical Center
Carilion Clinic
Geography
Location Montgomery County, Virginia, United States
Organization
Care system Private
Hospital type Community
Affiliated university None
Services
Emergency department Level III trauma center
Beds 146
History
Founded 1943
Links
Website http://www.carilionclinic.org/cnrv
Lists Hospitals in Virginia

Carilion New River Valley Medical Center (CNRV) is a hospital in Montgomery County, Virginia, USA, about two miles from Radford.[1] The hospital has 146 beds, and is part of Carilion Clinic.[2]

Services[edit]

Carilion New River Valley Medical Center's emergency department is a certified level III trauma center.[3]

History[edit]

Radford Community Hospital (RCH) was founded in 1943 in Radford, Virginia. The hospital became affiliated with Carilion Clinic in 1987. Since the facility at RCH was aging, they began construction of a new hospital in 1997. Carilion New River Valley Medical Center opened in March 1999, and is located at 2900 Lamb Circle, Christiansburg, VA.[4][5][6]

Virginia Tech massacre[edit]

On April 16, 2007, Carilion New River Valley Medical Center received victims of the Virginia Tech massacre. Four patients were reportedly treated.[7][8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "About Carilion New River Valley Medical Center". Retrieved 2009-03-03. 
  2. ^ "Virginia Health Information:Carilion New River Valley Medical Center". Retrieved 2007-04-17. 
  3. ^ "Virginia Trauma Centers". Retrieved 2007-04-16. 
  4. ^ "Carilion New River Valley Medical Center". Retrieved 2009-03-03. 
  5. ^ "US News Hospital Directory". Retrieved 2007-04-26. 
  6. ^ "Mapquest". Retrieved 2007-04-26. 
  7. ^ "Carnage at Virginia campus". Retrieved 2007-04-16. 
  8. ^ Rondeaux, Candace; Spinner, Jackie; Wilgoren, Debbi (2007-04-17). "Rampage Strains Area Hospitals". Washington Post. Retrieved 2007-04-17. 

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Coordinates: 37°05′22.64″N 80°30′26.57″W / 37.0896222°N 80.5073806°W / 37.0896222; -80.5073806