Frequently Asked Questions
Learn more about how Northern Virginia’s exclusive executive examination program works.
What can you expect before, during and after your Inova VIP 360° Executive Exam? Here we walk you through it and address the most common questions and concerns, for your convenience.
If your employer pays for the cost of your health screening, we will send an invoice directly to them. You will not receive any bills from Inova for services administered.
If your employer does not pay for the exam, services are payable by credit card or check at the time of service. To better understand the fee structure for the Executive Exam, you can request a quote.
All medical services and testing are performed at our offices on the campus of Inova Fairfax Hospital or the campus of Inova Fair Oaks Hospital, depending on where you scheduled your appointment. Optional services may be provided offsite.
To schedule at Inova Fairfax Hospital, call 703-776-7005. Appointments typically are available within 2-4 weeks.
To schedule at Inova Fair Oaks Hospital location, call 703-391-4520. If your employer does not offer executive health services as a benefit, you can take advantage of these services independently. If you would like more information or a quote for individual service, contact us today.
Our team is led by Craig Cheifetz, MD, FACP, medical director. Our lead physicians are: John McConnell, MD, Sandy Ibrahim, MD, Allison Bae, MD, and Sheri Lofton, MD.
As part of the program, you will also interact with a board-certified cardiologist and other physician specialties recommended for your examination.
Each appointment is based on the recommendations of the physician performing the screening. You should plan on spending about 4–5 hours at the appointment. Optional screenings may require an additional visit.
Yes, you will need to complete registration forms. For your convenience, some are available as fillable PDFs online so they may be completed in advance of your appointment.
You can expect 95% of your results to be available on the same day of your appointment. However, it is highly recommended that you schedule a follow-up, one-on-one consultation (or by phone) 30 days after your visit. We will discuss with you in detail your overall exam results, action plans and goals.
No. All of your medical information is kept strictly confidential and will never be shared with your employer.
Yes. You will receive a comprehensive summary of the results of your health screening and exam. You are encouraged by Inova to share this information with your physician. Inova can also send your primary physician a copy of your records upon request.
Exams are provided once a year.