Major donor has committed gift of $10 million
Novant Health Foundation Presbyterian Medical Center announced today a major gift from the John M. Belk family to kick off a $60 million capital campaign to take on the nation’s number one and number two killers – cancer and heart disease.
Four Novant Health hospitals earn prestigious Magnet® designation
Novant Health is celebrating a major achievement in nursing care that demonstrates the quality and compassionate care that patients have come to expect. Novant Health Presbyterian Medical Center, Novant Health Matthews Medical Center, Novant Health Huntersville Medical Center and Novant Health Charlotte Orthopedic Hospital have achieved Magnet® recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). The Magnet Recognition Program® serves as the national gold standard requiring excellence in three key areas: nursing satisfaction, patient satisfaction and clinical performance.
New technology allows patients to check-in for appointments
Novant Health Presbyterian Medical Center recently launched state-of-the-art, self-service kiosks that decrease patient registration wait times, reduce paperwork and increase patient privacy. Patients can use these kiosks to check in for pre-registered appointments at the push of a button, making their healthcare experiences simpler and more convenient.
Novant Health Sleep is
offering a new online treatment program for patients with insomnia. SHUTi ™, or Sleep
Healthy Using the Internet ™, is a six-week interactive online program for adults
with insomnia. This online therapy provides short-term improvements and
long-term relief for insomnia through learning modules and guides tailored to
individual sleep goals.
Novant Health announced today a shared services agreement with Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital in Elkin, NC that is designed to improve access to quality healthcare, facilitate operational best practice sharing, and improve the affordability of care.