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Martha Jefferson Healthwise: Mammogram Study

Updated: 04/17/2013 - A new study released by the American Association for Cancer Research shows that older women diagnosed with breast cancer who have not had a recent mammogram might have a more advanced stage of cancer once they are diagnosed.

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Martha Jefferson Healthwise: NexTalk

Updated: 03/27/2013 - Healthcare providers in Charlottesville are using a new tool to communicate with hearing impaired and foreign speaking patients.

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Martha Jefferson Healthwise: Physical Exams

Updated: 02/28/2013 - In this week's Martha Jefferson Healthwise report CBS19's Stephanie Satchell found about more about how physicals and how they can help doctors diagnose a serious condition.

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Martha Jefferson Healthwise: Patient Advocate Program

Updated: 02/21/2013 - Not only are doctors and nurses there to help you during your stay at the hospital, Martha Jefferson Hospital also wants patients to know that there's someone else there to make sure you have everything you need during your recovery.

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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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