Salisbury, N.C. January 13, 2015—Novant Health Rowan Medical Center’s cancer program has received three-year accreditation with commendation from the Commission on Cancer (CoC) of the American College of Surgeons. This accreditation acknowledges Novant Health’s commitment to providing high-quality and safe care for cancer patients that exceeds clinical benchmarks and guidelines.
Winston-Salem, North Carolina, January 9, 2015 – Novant Health announced today a shared services agreement with Mon Health System in Morgantown, West Virginia. Novant Health Shared Services will assist Mon Health in enhancing their physician partnerships by optimizing practice performance, growing the physician network and strengthening collaboration with independent physicians. In addition, the organizations will focus on improving the affordability of care and share operational best practices.
To help curb the spread of flu, hospital system asking community for assistance.
Winston-Salem, N.C., Dec. 31, 2014 –Out of concern for the health and well-being of our patients, Novant Health is asking the community to keep visitors younger than 18 years old out of all its hospital facilities due to the widespread outbreak of the flu virus throughout the community.
Charlotte, NC, Dec. 23, 2014 – Novant Health has named Bert Scott senior vice president of population health. He joins the organization from Affinity Health Plan where he served as the president and CEO.
Winston-Salem, NC – On January 1, 2015, Novant Health President and CEO Carl Armato will join the American Hospital Association’s (AHA) Health Care Systems Governing Council. The Governing Council provides valuable input on policy issues and advises the AHA on advocacy positions, emerging issues and member service strategies. The council is comprised of 20 leaders representing health care systems across the U.S. Armato will serve on the council for three years.