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Inova Overview

Falls Church, VA
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
Health Care Services & Hospitals
$10 to $25 million (USD) per year

Working at Inova

Inova is a global leader in personalized health, which leverages precision medicine to predict, prevent and treat disease, enabling individuals to live longer, healthier lives. At Inova, we serve more than two million people each year from throughout the Washington, DC, metro ... Read more

Mission: Inova's mission is to improve the health of the diverse community it serves through excellence in patient care, education and research.

Inova's service promise is that we seek every opportunity to meet the unique needs of ... Read more

Company Updates

  • Congratulations to Aaron Black of the Inova Translational Medicine Institute on receiving a Washington Business Journal C-Suite Award, honoring our region's top leaders.

    Inova Translational Medicine Institute Aaron Black - Washington Business Journal

    On the surface, the goals of personalized medicine, widely considered the future of medicine, are quite clear. Put patients into groups based on their genomic makeup, give doctors an edge in identifying potential threats, and shift from reactive to preventive treatment.

  • Inova is offering $20,000 sign on bonuses to experienced nurses!

    Nursing Careers - Inova Health System Careers

    Nursing Careers At Inova, we've made our vision a reality: to create a world-class nursing environment of global distinction where service, community, compassion and innovation foster excellence in nursing practice, education and research. A career in nursing at Inova is like no other. Because of the size and reputation of our network, the variety of...

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Inova – Why Work For Us?

As Northern Virginia and Washington, DC's leading not-for-profit healthcare provider, Inova provides quality care while improving the health of the diverse communities we serve. To achieve this goal, Inova offers care, information and resources to our communities, schools and other organizations. We often work in partnership with other organizations to spearhead valuable and much-needed community health improvement projects. 

“As a new grad coming out of college, it was nice to be paired with preceptors with different perspectives who are amazing at their jobs. I felt like I was set up to be successful from the beginning.”

Dan RN, BSN Pediatrics

"There are lots of opportunities at Inova. You have the opportunity for schooling, you have the opportunity to move up or you have the opportunity to stay a bedside nurse if that’s what you choose to do. No one can say they didn’t have the opportunity to try something new here. I’ve given a lot to Inova and it’s given back." 

Kathy, RNC, CMSRN Medsurg Services

Whether you seek the intensity of the area’s only Level 1 Trauma Center or the prestige of one of our nationally recognized community hospitals, Inova has the place for you. 

We are shaping the future of health through our integrated network of hospitals, primary and specialty care practices, emergency and urgent care centers, outpatient services and destination institutes. Our commitment to health and wellness is further reflected in our sustainable practices. 

Inova employees thrive in the unique work environments offered by each location.

Read on to learn about our hospital facilities. 

Inova Alexandria Hospital


Inova Alexandria Hospital is a 318-bed community hospital that offers a full range of healthcare services and has received national recognition for healthcare excellence. We are dedicated to continually expanding our programs and services to help ensure we meet the healthcare needs of the communities we serve today and in the future.

Inova Fairfax Hospital 


Inova Fairfax Hospital, Inova's flagship hospital, is an 833-bed, nationally recognized regional medical center serving Northern Virginia and the Washington, DC, metro area. We are consistently ranked among the top healthcare providers in the United States, and we are proud to serve as Northern Virginia's only Level 1 Trauma Center.
The Inova Fairfax Medical Campus is also home to Inova Children's Hospital, Inova Women's Hospital, and the Inova Heart and Vascular Institute. Inova Fairfax Hospital is home to a robust organ transplant center that serves the region. We are also a teaching facility, with residency programs in 11 specialties.

Inova Fair Oaks Hospital 


Inova Fair Oaks Hospital is a top-ranked 182-bed acute care community hospital serving the rapidly growing suburbs of Northern Virginia. Inova Fair Oaks Hospital is committed to providing safe care, excellent service and is continuously striving to improve each patient's unique experience. That's why every patient we serve is a VIP – a Very Important Patient.

Inova Loudoun Hospital 


Inova Loudoun Hospital is a 183-bed nationally recognized, advanced community hospital with a rich history. We’ve been proudly serving our diverse community for more than 100 years and are committed to providing comprehensive, compassionate care for the entire family.

Inova Loudoun Hospital is home to Loudoun County’s only designated trauma center, pediatric emergency room, NICU, and hospital-based natural birth center. Our two, additional 24/7 free-standing emergency rooms (ERs) located in Ashburn and Leesburg are Joint Commission Certified Acute Stroke Ready Hospitals (ASRH) and make it easy for Loudouners to receive high quality emergency care – when and where it's needed.

Inova Mount Vernon Hospital


Inova Mount Vernon Hospital is a 237-bed hospital offering patients convenience and state-of-the-art care in a community environment. 

Inova Mount Vernon Hospital is home to the nationally recognized Inova Joint Replacement Center and Inova Rehabilitation Center. Both are ranked among the top orthopedic and rehabilitation programs in the country. It also is the administrative and clinical home for the Inova Wound Healing Center, the region's largest and most experienced. Within the Wound Center, the Inova Mount Vernon Hospital hyperbaric unit offers the only 24/7 hyperbaric treatment center in the Washington, DC region.

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    educational reimbursement benefit, friendly staff, learning and development opportunities.


    I have not experienced any issues in the organization yet.

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    I applied online. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at Inova in August 2017.


    Applied on their website, received email from recruiter. Interviewed with recruiter over the phone and then set up and appointment for an in-person interview at the hospital with the unit manager.

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Inova Awards & Accolades

  • Magnet Designation, Magnet Designation, 2017
  • Best Hospital in Washington, DC Area, US News & World Report, 2017
  • 100 Top Hospitals, Truven Health Analytics, 2017
  • Prism Award, AMSN, 2017
  • Hospital Grade “A” for Patient Safety, The Leapfrog Group, 2017
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