Night of Beauty to education, pampering for women diagnosed with cancer
Novant Health Buddy Kemp Cancer Support Center is partnering with Modern Salon & Spa to host Night of Beauty, an evening designed to provide education and inspiration to women undergoing treatment for cancer. The free event will take place from 6 to 8 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 17, 2014, at Buddy Kemp Cancer Support Center, 242 Colonial Ave., Charlotte, N.C. 28207.
Have you or a family member recently been diagnosed with prediabetes? Bring your questions to Novant Health nurse practitioner, Ginny Czimber, for a seminar to learn more about what steps to take to get better and stay healthy.
The seminar on prediabetes will begin at 10:30 a.m. as part of the Brunswick Beacon Health Expo on Saturday, February 22, at Shallotte Middle School.
Novant Health and the Brunswick Country Sheriff’s Department will host a free medication disposal event at the Brunswick Beacon Health Expo on Saturday, February 22, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Shallotte Middle School.
Cats Care Foundation Donation to Help Provide Health Services for Nearly 1,000 Project L.I.F.T. Students
Bobcats Sports & Entertainment and its Cats Care Foundation made a $140,000 donation to
the Novant Health Community Care Cruiser earlier this afternoon at Bruns Academy in Charlotte. The Novant Health Community Care Cruiser delivers quality preventive healthcare to youth who attend Charlotte’s nine Project L.I.F.T schools in underserved communities across the Charlotte area. The donation was raised through the Cats Care Foundation’s annual “My Hero Gala,” which took place on October 26, 2013.
The American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery renews Presbyterian Medical Center’s accreditation
Novant Health Presbyterian Medical Center has been named a Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence (BSCOE) for the third time since first receiving the designation in 2007. This renewed accreditation, granted by the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS), acknowledges Novant Health’s commitment to providing high-quality and safe care for bariatric surgery patients that exceeds clinical benchmarks and guidelines.