Cancer Center adds stereotactic radiosurgery for enhanced cancer care close to home
Gainesville, VA, September 11, 2014 – Novant Health leadership, trustees, auxilians, physician partners and community representatives gathered to celebrate the addition of more revolutionary cancer care for residents of northern Virginia. Novant Health Cancer Center located at the entrance of the Lake Manassas community has acquired the TrueBeam™ system, which was engineered to perform sophisticated radiosurgery procedures with pinpoint accuracy and fine precision.
Winston-Salem, N.C., Aug. 26, 2014 – VHA Central Atlantic recognized Novant Health with 13 awards for excellence in clinical care, honoring nine facilities for meeting or exceeding national performance standards and improving the patient experience.
Grant awarded helps fund mammograms for women in need
Charlotte, NC – August 4, 2014 - Novant Health Cancer Care is the recent recipient of a $15,000 grant from GreaterGood.org, an organization dedicated to improving the well-being of people, pets and the planet. This grant helps provide screening mammograms and diagnostic procedures to women 35 and older who are economically disadvantaged or uninsured.
Charlotte, NC, July 21, 2014 – In June, Novant Health Presbyterian Medical Center was approved by the North Carolina Office of Emergency Medical Services (NCOEMS) to receive trauma patients. To get approval, Presbyterian Medical Center merged its license with Novant Health Charlotte Orthopedic Hospital, and is in the process of making multiple upgrades to its emergency department, operating rooms and helipad. Through Presbyterian Medical Center’s application, it has shown NCOEMS it is prepared to care for patients as a Level II trauma center.
Charlotte, NC, August 6, 2014 - Novant Health has named Amy Vance as senior vice president of population health. She is currently the chief operating officer at Novant Health Presbyterian Medical Center.