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Martha Jefferson Healthwise: Neuroscience Center

Posted: 02/14/2013 - Martha Jefferson Hospital has opened a brand new neuroscience center on Pantops. In this week's Martha Jefferson Healthwise report, CBS19’s Stephanie Satchell takes us inside the new facility located in the Outpatient Care Center.

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Martha Jefferson Healthwise: Shoe Drive

Updated: 01/23/2013 - The Charlottesville community is coming together to make sure everyone starts the year off on the right foot. In this week's Martha Jefferson Healthwise report CBS19's Stephanie Satchell found out more about a local shoe drive and the importance of wearing shoes that fit.

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Martha Jefferson Healthwise: ATP Luminometer

Updated: 01/10/2013 - In this week's Martha Jefferson Healthwise report CBS19's Stephanie Satchell takes a look at the machine that's helping the hospital track its cleanliness.

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Martha Jefferson Healthwise: DNV Accreditation

Posted: 01/03/2013 - Martha Jefferson Hospital is receiving some honors. In this week's Martha Jefferson Healthwise report CBS19's Stephanie Satchell found out more about the hospital's latest accreditation and what it means for patients.

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Martha Jefferson Healthwise: Case Managers

Updated: 12/27/2012 - When it's time to check out of the hospital, healthcare providers want to make sure you have all the resources you need. Whether you've delivered a baby or had joint replacement surgery, every patient on each floor is assigned a case manager.

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Martha Jefferson Healthwise: Caring for Caregivers

Posted: 12/20/2012 - Health care providers are often looking after patients, but who's watching out for them? In this week's Martha Jefferson Healthwise CBS19's Stephanie Satchell has more on what the hospital is doing to try to help caregivers especially during the holidays.

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Martha Jefferson Healthwise: Online Marketplace

Posted: 12/06/2012 - Healthcare providers in Charlottesville are hoping to make shopping for medical supplies a little more convenient. In this week's Martha Jefferson Healthwise report CBS19's Stephanie Satchell found out more about the hospital's online market place.

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Martha Jefferson Healthwise: Croup

Posted: 11/29/2012 - If your infant or toddler has been having trouble breathing or you notice a deep cough, it could be time for a trip to the doctor. In this week's Martha Jefferson Healthwise report CBS19’s Stephanie Satchell found out more about croup and symptoms parents should be on the lookout for.

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Martha Jefferson Healthwise: Osteoporosis Management

Updated: 11/15/2012 - Charlottesville doctors are using a team approach when it comes to managing patients with osteoporosis. In this week's Martha Jefferson Healthwise report CBS19's Stephanie Satchell found out more about what doctors are doing to help patients with bone loss prevent fractures.

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Martha Jefferson Healthwise: Scar Revision

Posted: 11/08/2012 - If you have an unsightly scar from surgery, a fall or even a burn, there's a good chance a doctor may be able to change its appearance.

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Martha Jefferson Healthwise: Asthma

Updated: 11/05/2012 - In this week’s Martha Jefferson Healthwise report CBS19’s Stephanie Satchell takes a look at asthma, how to know if you have it, and the dangers of leaving it untreated.

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Martha Jefferson Healthwise: New EEG Capabilities

Posted: 10/25/2012 - Doctors in Charlottesville are expanding their services when it comes to a particular type of testing. In the past, EEG's were only done in the hospital setting. In this week's Martha Jefferson Healthwise report CBS19's Stephanie Satchell has more on the new capabilities when it comes to EEG's.

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Martha Jefferson Healthwise: Free Breast Health Screening

Updated: 10/17/2012 - As part of breast cancer awareness month, Martha Jefferson Hospital wants to make sure that women have access to proper screenings regardless of their financial situation. In this week's Martha Jefferson Healthwise CBS19's Stephanie Satchell has more on a free breast health screening taking place in Charlottesville.

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Martha Jefferson Healthwise: Breast Reconstruction Awareness Day

Updated: 10/11/2012 - October is breast cancer awareness month and doctors in Charlottesville are taking the time to also raise awareness about breast reconstruction after a mastectomy. In this week's Martha Jefferson Healthwise report CBS19’s Stephanie Satchell is taking a look at the "first of its kind" awareness program.

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Martha Jefferson Healthwise: Alkaline Diet

Posted: 10/04/2012 - What you eat could have an impact on how you feel. In this week's Martha Jefferson Healthwise report CBS19’s Stephanie Satchell found out about the alkaline diet and why some doctors in central Virginia are recommending it to their patients.

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Martha Jefferson Healthwise: In the Pink

Updated: 09/27/2012 - Dozens of people in the Charlottesville area will soon be wearing pink and playing tennis to raise money and breast cancer awareness. On Saturday more than 200 men and women in Charlottesville will pick up a racket and tennis ball and hit the clay court at eight different tennis clubs in the area.

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Martha Jefferson Healthwise: Computer Physician Order Entry

Updated: 09/21/2012 - New technology is helping both patients and healthcare providers in Charlottesville. In this week's Martha Jefferson Healthwise report, the hospital is unveiling a new computer system that will make ordering medication and lab work for patients more efficient and much safer.

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Martha Jefferson Healthwise: New Cholesterol Class

Updated: 09/17/2012 - Folks in Charlottesville are learning how to keep their cholesterol in check with a new class at Martha Jefferson Hospital. In this week's Martha Jefferson Healthwise report CBS19's Stephanie Satchell has more on the class being offered to help patients in Charlottesville learn how to keep their cholesterol at a healthy level.

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Martha Jefferson Healthwise: Acupuncture

Updated: 09/06/2012 - Whether you have a sprained ankle or a migraine, taking pills may not be your only option when it comes to pain relief. In this week's Martha Jefferson Healthwise report CBS19’S Stephanie Satchell has more on an old medical treatment being offered by a new doctor in Albemarle County.

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Martha Jefferson Healthwise: West Nile Virus

Updated: 08/31/2012 - For the first time since the West Nile virus was discovered in the United States in 1999 more cases are being reported than ever before. In this week's Martha Jefferson Healthwise report CBS19 Stephanie Satchell tells us what you need to know to keep your family safe.

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Martha Jefferson Healthwise: Nurses Going Back to School

Updated: 08/23/2012 - Not only is it back to school for many area grade-school students, nearly two dozen Charlottesville nurses are also heading back to the classroom. In this week's Martha Jefferson Healthwise report, there is a new push to have more Martha Jefferson nurses enrolling in college.

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