On January 1, 2021, Riverside Health System’s hospital in the Northern Neck and upper Middle Peninsula region of Virginia became part of VCU Health System. As part of the agreement finalized in October, all of the local Riverside Medical Group practices will become part of VCU Health in 2021. 

This includes Riverside Surgical Specialists Tappahannock, Riverside Gastroenterology Specialists Tappahannock, Riverside Urology Specialists, Riverside Northern Neck Bone & Joint, Riverside Pain Management Specialists, Riverside Physical Therapy – Mt. Clement, Riverside Diagnostic Center – Mt. Clement, Riverside Tappahannock Emergency Physicians, Riverside Tappahannock Hospitalists, Riverside Tappahannock Cancer Care, Riverside Callao Medical Arts, Riverside King William Medical Center, Riverside Tappahannock Family Practice, Riverside Warsaw Medical Arts and Tappahannock Urgent Care (M.D. Express).

Dr. Richard Dunn, chief medical officer at VCU Health Tappahannock Hospital, and Dr. Tom Yackel, president of MCV Physicians, VCU Health’s faculty practice, are available to talk about what this means for patient care.

To set up interviews, please contact Dedrain Davis at didavis@vcu.edu.