Inova Loudoun Hospitalis a recipient of the Emergency Nurses Association’s2019 Lantern Award for demonstrating exceptional and innovative performance in leadership, practice, education, advocacy and research at its Inova Emergency Room – Ashburn.
It was one of 28 emergency departments nationally, and the only one in Virginia, to receive the designation.
The Lantern Award showcases the emergency department’s accomplishments in incorporating evidence-based practice and innovation into emergency care and serves as a symbol of a commitment to quality, safety and a healthy work environment.
“Our specially trained ER team is extraordinary, providing excellent care to each person we have the privilege to serve,” said April Brown, the senior director of Inova Loudoun Hospital’s Emergency and Trauma Services.
Inova Loudoun’s Wheeler Family Emergency Department in Leesburg, the Inova Children’s Emergency Room at Loudoun Hospital and the Inova Virts Miller Family Emergency and Trauma Center have previously been awarded the designation.