Hospital deemed “Meritorious” for its quality scores in surgical care
Charlotte, NC, November 11, 2014 – Novant Health Presbyterian Medical Center is one of 44 hospitals nationwide recognized for meritorious outcomes for surgical patient care by The American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (ACS NSQIP).
Novant Health Eastover Pediatrics and Novant Health Midtown OB/GYN named “Mother-Baby Friendly”
Charlotte, NC, November 11, 2014 – Novant Health Eastover Pediatrics and Novant Health Midtown OB/GYN were two of the three outpatient clinics recently named by the North Carolina Breastfeeding Coalition (NCBC) as inaugural recipients of the Mother-Baby Friendly Clinic Award. Both practices are located in Charlotte.
Novant Health first in state to join federal- level Health Information Exchange
Winston-Salem, N.C., November 13, 2014 On October 19, 2014, Novant Health became the first healthcare system in North Carolina to join the federal-level Health Information Exchange (HIE), eHealth Exchange managed by HealtheWay. Patient care coordination is simplified through the HIE by enabling providers across the country secure and instant access to Novant Health patient records.
Funds will support uninsured and underinsured women the greater Charlotte region.
Charlotte, NC, November 7, 2014 – Novant Health Cancer Care is pleased to be the recipient of a grant in the amount of $100,000 from the proceeds of the 12th annual Avon Walk for Breast Cancer recently held in Charlotte. The Charlotte walk was the last of eight 2014 Avon Walks held across the country.
Auxiliary is donating $50,000 to special art project
Winston-Salem, NC, Oct. 31, 2014 – The Novant Heath Forsyth Medical Center Auxiliary is celebrating its 50th anniversary this October. The program has contributed over three million volunteer hours and over $4 million in gifts since its inception in 1964. There are currently two charter members who are still volunteers.