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Suburban Hospital Public Relations
Ronna Borenstein-Levy, Senior Director


Jun 11, 2014: Sepsis Awareness Video Garners First Place Win at Johns Hopkins Medicine Safety Summit
May 13, 2014: Suburban Hospital Receives 2014 ABNS Award for Nursing Certification Advocacy
Mar 27, 2014: Suburban Hospital Hosts Prostate Cancer Survivorship Series Talk
Mar 20, 2014: Suburban Hospital Names New Department of Psychiatry Chair
Mar 10, 2014: Lumbar Spinal Stenosis: Another “Gift” of Aging
Feb 26, 2014: Suburban Hospital Hosts SHOWCASE Fundraiser to Support Neurosciences
Jan 13, 2014: Jeff Jacobson Joins Neurosurgery Team at Suburban Hospital
Jan 08, 2014: Suburban Hospital Nurse Places 2nd in 2013 American Journal of Nursing Book of the Year Awards
Jan 03, 2014: Suburban Hospital Voted “Best” by Bethesda Magazine Readers in Two Categories
Dec 19, 2013: Christmas Comes Early for Montgomery County Families in Need
Dec 11, 2013: Toy Shopping Tips and Tools to Ease Holiday Stress
Dec 06, 2013: Suburban Hospital Receives the 2013 Delmarva Foundation Excellence Award for Quality Improvement
Nov 12, 2013: Suburban Hospital Names New Chairperson of Pediatrics
Oct 29, 2013: Suburban Hospital Stroke Program Receives American Heart Association Award
Oct 14, 2013: Suburban Hospital Hosts Parenting Seminar
Oct 10, 2013: Suburban Hospital 70th Anniversary
Oct 08, 2013: Suburban Hospital Offers Free Seminar: “Made to Order” Implants Advance Treatment of Joint Pain
Oct 07, 2013: Suburban Hospital Now Offers Home Sleep Studies
Oct 02, 2013: Suburban Hospital Patient and Family Advisory Council Seeks New Members
Oct 01, 2013: First Joint Replacement Performed at Suburban Hospital 41 Years Ago
Sep 23, 2013: FREE Head and Neck Cancer Screening
Sep 16, 2013: Maryland Court of Special Appeals Issues Opinion on Suburban Hospital Campus Enhancement Project
Sep 16, 2013: Suburban Hospital Re-Certified as Level II Trauma Center
Sep 16, 2013: Suburban Hospital Hosting Live Facebook Chat on Immunizations for Children
Sep 12, 2013: Suburban Hospital Sponsors Flu Shot Clinics in October
Sep 10, 2013: Key To The Cure Benefits Women’s Cancer Programs
Aug 27, 2013: Suburban Hospital Patient Care/GI Tech Wins 2013 EndoNurse Magazine MVP Award
Aug 21, 2013: A Different Kind of Commute: Biking to Work Provides More Than Just Exercise for Doctors
Aug 12, 2013: $2.5 Million Bender Foundation Gift to Support Campus Enhancement, Nursing and Emergency/Trauma Care
Aug 02, 2013: Consumer Reports: Suburban Hospital One of Best Hospitals for Surgery in Maryland/DE Region
Jul 17, 2013: Suburban Hospital Performs Record Number of Joint Replacements; Recognized as “High Performing” by U.S. News and World Report Rankings
Jul 08, 2013: Ready, Set, Grow! Pediatrics Festival Marks 10 Years of Pediatrics at Suburban Hospital
Jun 18, 2013: Suburban Hospital Director Named Finalist for Nurse.com Nursing Excellence Award
May 31, 2013: Suburban Hospital Honors Annual James A. Brown Award Winner
May 31, 2013: Suburban Hospital Honors Planning Director with Friend of Nursing Award
May 28, 2013: Suburban Hospital to Recognize Pediatric Anniversary and Donor Funding with Free Kids’ Festival
May 28, 2013: Suburban Hospital Honors Annual Mended Heart Award Winner
Apr 30, 2013: Suburban Hospital Receives Award For Nursing Certification Advocacy
Apr 19, 2013: Hospital Cancer Program Receives Accreditation, Commendation
Feb 22, 2013: Suburban Hospital Honors Its Certified Nurses
Feb 08, 2013: Suburban Hospital Cardiac Rehab Celebrating 30 Years of Caring for Patients!
Jan 08, 2013: Suburban Hospital Honors Daisy Award Winner
Dec 14, 2012: Gene E. Green, M.D., Named President of Suburban Hospital, Johns Hopkins Medicine
Nov 01, 2012: Washington Consumer’s CHECKBOOK Gives Top Ratings to Suburban Hospital
Oct 23, 2012: Suburban Hospital’s Cardiac Surgery Outcomes Surpass Region and Nation
Sep 24, 2012: Suburban Hospital’s ICU Recognized as #1 in Preventing Central-Line Infections
Sep 21, 2012: Suburban Hospital Named ‘Healthiest Workplace’ by Washington Business Journal
Sep 20, 2012: Suburban Hospital Sponsoring Community Flu Shot Clinics
Jun 26, 2012: Cecil Calliste Receives Humanitarian Award from Suburban Hospital Medical Staff
Jun 04, 2012: Suburban Hospital’s Joint Replacement Center Designated as a UnitedHealth Premium Total Joint Replacement Specialty Center
May 31, 2012: Suburban Hospital Earns ACR Ultrasound Accreditation
May 22, 2012: Suburban Hospital Sleep Center Receives Accreditation from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine
Apr 23, 2012: Suburban Hospital Receives High Ranking from Washington Consumers' Checkbook
Apr 10, 2012: Charles E. Smith Life Communities, Suburban Hospital and Sibley Memorial Hospital Convene Symposium to Examine Transitions in Care
Feb 27, 2012: Suburban Hospital Breast Center Awarded Full Accreditation by the NAPBC
Feb 01, 2012: Suburban Hospital Names June Marlin Falb Vice President of Development
Jan 09, 2012: Suburban Hospital Emergency Dept. Voted “Best” by Bethesda Magazine Readers
Dec 23, 2011: Suburban Hospital Joint Center Awarded Certification from The Joint Commission
Dec 19, 2011: Suburban Hospital’s ICU Takes First and Second Place in Safety and Quality Initiative to Reduce Bloodstream Infections in Patients
Dec 13, 2011: Suburban Hospital NIH Stroke Center Receives Re-Certification as Primary Stroke Center
Dec 02, 2011: Suburban Hospital Executive VP Jacqueline Schultz Receives Washingtonian’s Excellence in Nursing Award
Nov 30, 2011: Suburban Hospital Breast Center Announces New Leadership
Nov 28, 2011: Genomics in Medicine Lecture Series to Start December 2, 2011
Oct 24, 2011: Johns Hopkins Health System Tops The Gazette of Politics and Business Fourth Annual Exceptional 53 Business Awards
Oct 14, 2011: Major Disaster Drill to Test Response to a Terrorist Attack for Maryland Hospitals
Oct 03, 2011: Pharmacy to Host Free Brown Bag Event
Sep 28, 2011: Suburban and Sibley Hospitals Recognized for Commitment to Care of Older Adults/Hopkins System Hospitals Earn NICHE Designation
Aug 11, 2011: NIH Heart Center at Suburban Hospital Receives High Rating from Consumer Reports
Aug 08, 2011: Numerous Suburban Hospital Physicians Included in U.S. News Top Doctors Directory
Jul 20, 2011: County Council Votes Unanimously to Close One Block of Lincoln Street
Jul 19, 2011: Suburban Hospital Receives U.S. News & World Report Regional Ranking
Jul 18, 2011: Suburban Hospital President and CEO Receives Patriotic Employer Award
Jul 12, 2011: Montgomery County Council T&E Committee Recommends Abandonment of Lincoln Street for Suburban Hospital's Campus Enhancement Project
Apr 13, 2011: New Distinguished Volunteer Services Award Established at Suburban Hospital
Mar 29, 2011: Suburban Hospital Hosts Movie Screening, Race to Nowhere: The Dark Side of America’s Achievements Culture
Mar 28, 2011: Suburban Hospital Named MobileMed Partner of the Year
Mar 28, 2011: Suburban Hospital Honors Daisy Award Winner at Certified Nurses Event
Mar 03, 2011: Suburban Hospital Hosting Covering the Uninsured Event
Feb 17, 2011: Brian Gragnolati Appointed Senior VP of the Johns Hopkins Health System and Head of the Newly Created Johns Hopkins Medicine Community Division
Feb 03, 2011: Johns Hopkins Names New Vice Chair and Regional Director of Surgery
Feb 03, 2011: County Executive Recommends Approval of Suburban Hospital Plan for Lincoln Street
Feb 02, 2011: Suburban Hospital Employee receives American Journal of Nursing Book of the Year Award 2010
Jan 14, 2011: Suburban Hospital Earns Beacon Award for Critical Care Excellence
Jan 06, 2011: Montgomery County Police Arrest Homicide Suspect