Prescriptions for controlled substances now delivered electronically in North Carolina
Winston-Salem, N.C., Aug. 25, 2015 – Providers at Novant Health are now issuing electronic prescriptions for controlled substances in North Carolina, providing greater security and convenience for patients. Novant Health is the one of the first healthcare systems in North Carolina to offer the benefit to patients of electronic prescriptions for controlled substances (EPCS). It plans to roll out the program systemwide by year’s end.
Winston-Salem, N.C. - Neurosurgeon Rashid Janjua, MD, has joined the Novant Health Forsyth Brain and Spine practice located in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Previously Dr. Janjua was assistant professor of neurosurgery, vascular surgery and radiology as well as director of the division of endo-cerebrovascular surgery and interventional stroke program at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.
Specialists have three locations serving Northern Virginia residents.
Manassas, VA, August 24, 2015 – On July 15, Prince William Cardiology affiliated with Novant Health becoming Novant Health Prince William Cardiology. The affiliation applies to all three locations in Warrenton, Manassas and Haymarket in Northern Virginia. The Haymarket location opened in June.
MyChart patient portal to integrate with Fitbit and Apple HealthKit
Winston-Salem, NC, Aug. 19, 2015 – Beginning this month, Novant Health patients will be able to share data from their fitness tracker with their doctor through Novant Health’s electronic patient portal, MyChart.
Salisbury, N.C., August 11, 2015 - The Novant Health Foundation Rowan Medical Center has received a $250,000 grant from the Charles A. Cannon Charitable Trusts to help purchase 3-D mammogram technology for Novant Health Rowan Medical Center.