Riverside Shore Rehabilitation Center Earns 2016 Bronze National Quality Award
Riverside Shore Rehabilitation Center’s dedication to its residents and to quality care has earned it the 2016 Bronze – Commitment to Quality Award from a national long-term care organization. The award is the first of three distinctions possible through the National Quality Award Program, presented by the American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL), the leading association for long term and post-acute care.
(Press Release, 11/1/2016)

Three Riverside Shore Nurses Named Finalists for March of Dimes Nurse of the Year Award
Three Riverside Shore nurses, Jane Kellam, MSN, RN, CWOCN, Sarah Shotwell, RN, BSN and Annette Hemple, FNP-BC, MSN are finalists for the 6th annual Virginia Chapter March of Dimes Nurse of the Year award.
(Press Release, 10/25/2016)

4th Annual Camp Fragile Hearts Hosted by Riverside Shore Hospice
Camp Fragile Hearts was a one-day event that brought local kids together in a fun, safe environment where they could share their feelings of loss with others but also have a day filled with fun activities such as art, a petting zoo, games and zip lining.
(Press Release, 10/18/2016)

Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital Nurses are Finalists for Leadership Excellence Award
The Virginia Nurses Foundation held a gala reception to honor the 2016 Leadership Excellence Award nominees on Saturday, September 24th in Richmond. The Foundation’s awards honor exceptional nurses from the Commonwealth. Three nurses from Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital (RSMH) and eleven nurses from other Riverside facilities were named as finalists in this year’s awards out of hundreds of nominees.
(Press Release, 10/3/2016)

More News

Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital Earns Primary Stroke Center Certification
(Press Release, 9/20/2016)

Riverside Receives Donations from Woman’s Club
(Press Release, 9/1/2016)

Riverside Shore Hospice Thrift Stores have a New Donation Drop Off Box in Onley
(Press Release, 8/15/2016)

Riverside Expands Medical Services on the Eastern Shore
(Press Release, 7/29/2016)

Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital Recognizes Excellence in Nursing
(Press Release, 6/13/2016)

Buchanan Subaru Donates to Riverside Shore Hospice
(Press Release, 5/23/2016)

Riverside Receives Generous Donation from Auxiliary in Honor of Dr. Lloyd J. Kellam, III
(Press Release, 5/13/2016)

Shore Community Signs Final Beam
(Press Release, 1/18/2016)

Riverside Expands Hospice Services on the Eastern Shore
(Press Release, 1/8/2016)

Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital Offers Ultrasound-Guided Breast Biopsy
(Press Release, 9/14/2015)

Hospital Auxiliary Names Shore Heart Center as Recipient of Large Pledge
(Press Release, 9/13/2015)

Final Steel Beam Placed at Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital
(Press Release, 8/27/2015)

Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital appoints new Nurse Executive
(Press Release, 8/14/2015)

New Shore Memorial Hospital: Construction Update
(Press Release, 7/21/2015)

Concrete Slab Begins for New Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital
(Press Release, 7/12/2015)

Site preparation begins on new Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital
(Press Release, 12/16/2014)

RSMH response to tornado event relied on earlier disaster training
(Press Release, 8/7/2014)

RSMH Turns Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation into Lifestyle Maintenance
(Press Release, 8/6/2014)

Riverside Shore Memorial practices for hazardous materials incident
(Press Release, 7/17/2014)

Free Riverside Skin Cancer Screening Draws Dozens of Residents
(Press Release, 6/27/2014)

Riverside Diabetes Educator Leads Food Lion Shopping Trip
(Press Release, 6/24/2014)

Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital’s Cancer Program Receives Outstanding Achievement Award - Hospital is among only 74 programs in the nation to receive this honor in 2013
(Press Release, 5/28/2014)

Ceremony to honor fallen Vietnam soldier
(Press Release, 5/28/2014)

Governor Terry McAuliffe talks and tours Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital
(Press Release, 4/16/2014)

PeraTrend technology at RSMH brings added level of safety
(Press Release, 4/8/2014)

RSMH receives donation of Turner Sculpture
(Press Release, 3/17/2014)

Riverside donates to Accomack and Northampton counties for critical EMS equipment
(Press Release, 1/20/2014)

Riverside's Jean Raines Scholarship winner is ES native Kaylyn Chandler
(Press Release, 1/14/2014)

Riverside Shore Nurses Assist Unresponsive Child Off-Site
(Press Release, 1/8/2014)

First Baby of 2014 Born at Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital
(Press Release, 1/1/2014)

Riverside Health System earns STAR Program® Certification for rehabilitation for cancer survivors
(Press Release, 12/20/2013)

Riverside Shore Memorial practices safe evacuation of patients
(Press Release, 12/10/2013)

Digital mammography at Metompkin clinic receives highest rating from FDA
(Press Release, 11/23/2013)

Impromptu wedding in RSMH ICU fulfills wish
(Press Release, 11/6/2013)

Riverside Shore Cancer Center Earns Accreditation with Commendation
(Press Release, 11/1/2013)

Riverside Breaks Ground on Shore Memorial Hospital and Unveils Exterior Design - The new hospital will be 155,000 square feet that will include a new Cancer Center and be constructed to complement the architectural character of Virginia’s Eastern Shore.
(Press Release, 10/22/2013)

Riverside Shore Gastroenterology introduces PillCam
(Press Release, 8/21/2013)

Dr. Abdel Hak joins Riverside Shore Medical Center at Metompkin
(Press Release, 7/27/2013)

Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital Upgrades Hospital Food Service
(Press Release, 7/8/2013)

Dr. David Akinpelu – Riverside Shore Memorial's new ER Medical Director
(Press Release, 3/20/2013)

Breast cancer patients benefit from new capability at RSMH - Sentinel lymph node biopsies bring improved quality of life
(Press Release, 3/18/2013)

Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital introduces new care plans to improve patient care - Interdisciplinary Plans of Care involve teamwork as well as patients’ input
(Press Release, 3/6/2013)

Riverside Shore Medical Center at Metompkin offers digital mammograms
(Press Release, 2/12/2013)