MEDARVA Vision & Hearing Screening News


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May 10, 2017


The MEDARVA Vision & Hearing Screening Program visited the Richmond Flying Squirrels game on May 10. Ryan, age 5, and his mom explained on Squirrels Radio how the mobile vision screening led to Ryan's first pair of glasses. Ryan demonstrated his improved eyesight with a fabulous first pitch!





December 12, 2016


A child recently identified with a vision issue by the MEDARVA Vision & Hearing Screening Program received a special gift. As a part of their Month of Giving, WTVR CBS 6 News surprised the student with a new iPad, case and gift card. Watch the video.





September 12, 2016


The MEDARVA Vision & Hearing Screening Program visited the Richmond Squirrels to talk about the program and perform a vision and hearing screening on Nutzy.Watch the video.




August 8, 2016


Pre-K students throw first pitches of Richmond Squirrels baseball game on behalf of the MEDARVA Vision & Hearing Screening Program.


July 5, 2016


Pediatric Ophthalmologist Dr. Edwin Wortham talks about the importance of vision care in children on Flying Squirrels Insider.


January 10, 2016

Medarva Healthcare focused on quality and community
Richmond Times Dispatch


October 4, 2015

Your Health: Free vision and hearing screenings for preschoolers
Richmond Times Dispatch


August 31, 2015

New program will provide free vision, hearing screenings to local preschools and daycares


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