Charlotte, N.C., Jan. 12, 2016 – Kati Everett, vice president of public relations and corporate marketing partner for Novant Health, was recently recognized with the John L. Thomason Award by the Carolinas Healthcare Public Relations & Marketing Society (CHPRMS). Everett received the award at CHPRMS’ fall conference on Dec. 8 in Charleston, South Carolina.
Winston-Salem, N.C., Jan. 11 – Novant Health has launched a new website for Spanish-speaking communities in the Carolinas to help them find providers that can meet their health care needs. The new website will also provide helpful health and wellness content geared to the Latino community.
Huntersville, N.C., Jan. 9 – In December, Novant Health Huntersville Medical Center was awarded The Joint Commission’s colorectal cancer disease-specific care certification for a two-year period. Huntersville Medical Center is the fourth facility in the United States to receive this certification.
Charlotte, N.C. Jan. 5, 2016 – Novant Health and Susan G. Komen Charlotte have been awarded a joint $200,000 grant over two years from Wells Fargo to fund breast health initiatives targeting underinsured and uninsured women in Mecklenburg and surrounding counties. Novant Health, Wells Fargo and Komen Charlotte are partnering through this grant to improve health literacy and education around the roles of genetics and cancer risk, as well as providing services to underserved populations including patient navigation, genetic counseling, genetic testing and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI).