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Women's Services/Newborn Nursery

Main 8 East is a 36-bed Women's Services (antepartum, postpartum, gynecology, and gyn/oncology) unit combined with a 25-bed newborn nursery providing comprehensive clinical care 24 hours a day. Unit staff is actively involved in patient care, patient/family education, resident support, medical and allied health student education and support of research protocols.

Provides services to gynecology patients experiencing surgical procedures such as:

hysterectomy (abdominal, vaginal or radical),
bladder repair,
vulvectomy and exploratory laparotomy,
perinatal loss,
chemotherapy and complications of chemotherapy and
oncology disease progression.






News and events

October 5, 2012
Conference: Steppingstones to Excellence in Wound Care

October 10, 2012
Conference: 6th Annual Pediatric & Neonatal Conference for Acute and Critical Care Nurses

November 16, 2012
Conference: 13th Annual Heart Matters




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Virginia Commonwealth University
Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center Nursing
1250 East Marshall Street Richmond, Virginia 23298-0510 Updated: 12/21/2011