You will not be as active the first few weeks after surgery, which increases your risk for blood clots. Your doctor may prescribe a medication (known generically as an anticoagulant) to prevent you from developing blood clots.
Capital Health recently elected five members to the Corporate Board of Trustees for Capital Healthcare, Inc., (the Honorable Carmen Garcia, the Reverend John R. Taylor and Dr. Shirnett Williamson) and the Capital Health Hospital Board of Directors (Dr. Paul Codjoe and Dr. Dominick Eboli).
Capital Health Medical Center – Hopewell was awarded an ‘A’ from The Leapfrog Group’s spring 2022 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade. This national distinction recognizes Capital Health’s achievements in protecting patients from preventable harm and error in the hospital.
Dr. Saba Hasan, director of Capital Health's Internal Medicine Residency program, has been elected to the Board of Regents of the American College of Physicians (ACP), the national organization of internists. The Board of Regents is the main policy-making body of ACP.