Charlottesville, Va., and Winston-Salem, N.C., March 11, 2015 - University of Virginia Health System and Novant Health are in discussions to create a Northern Virginia regional health system. The proposed agreement would include UVA Culpeper Hospital and all of Novant Health's Virginia facilities, including Novant Health Haymarket Medical Center, Novant Health Prince William Medical Center and Novant Health Cancer Center.
Proceeds to benefit Novant Health Rowan Medical Center and Campbell Scholarship Program
Salisbury, NC, March 11, 2015 – Novant Health Foundation Rowan Medical Center will host its 17th annual John Campbell Memorial Golf Classic on Friday, May 1 at the Country Club of Salisbury, building on a successful heritage that has raised nearly $1.4 million in the past 16 years. First-time presenting sponsor will be VEP Healthcare, Inc.
Novant Health connects to Department of Veterans Affairs through eHealth Exchange - the federal level Health Information Exchange
Winston-Salem, N.C., February 13, 2014 – Novant Health electronic health records is now connected to the Department of Veterans Affairs through the eHealth Exchange, the federal level Health Information Exchange. The connection allows clinicians to share patient information across both systems without paper or faxing, improving the coordination of care for veterans who receive care in multiple locations.
Becomes first Charlotte birthing center to receive the Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative (BFHI) designation
Charlotte, N.C., February 10, 2015 – On January 28, Novant Health Presbyterian Medical Center received international recognition as a Baby-Friendly Designated birth facility. One of only seven facilities to be designated in North Carolina, Presbyterian Medical Center is the first hospital in the Charlotte area to receive this recognition.
Specialized training ensures patients receive best survivorship care
Charlotte, NC, Jan. 30, 2015 – Several Novant Health Cancer Care facilities have recently been accredited in the Survivorship Training and Rehab (STAR) program through Oncology Rehab Partners. Clinicians at Novant Health Cancer Care facilities in the Charlotte and Winston-Salem areas are now specifically trained to deliver state-of-the-art rehabilitation and survivorship services to patients facing life-limiting side effects caused by cancer or its treatment.