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Selected news for UNC Health Care, representing 2% of data collected since 10/2017. Recent stories appear in goldsborodailynews.com and blueridgenow.com. This hospital/health system shares news with UNC Hospitals, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, UNC Medical Center, Novant Health, Atrium Health and over a hundred others.

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1/1/2021 Samaritan's Purse Opening 30-Bed Field Hospital spectrumnews1.com ... facility will be located next to Caldwell Memorial Hospital. Construction is scheduled to begin on January 1.Officials say it will provide regional COVID-19 care support to help five health systems, including:Caldwell UNC Health Care (Lenoir) Appalachian Regional Healthcare System (Boone) Catawba Valley Health System (Hickory) Carolinas Healthcare System Blue Ridge (Morganton) Frye Regional Medical Center (Hickory) Patients who are COVID-19 positive but are not in need ...
12/19/2020 UNC Health Goes Live With NCCARE360 Business Wire ... art patient care.UNC Health is comprised of UNC Hospitals at Chapel Hill, ranked consistently among the best medical centers in the country; the UNC School of Medicine , a nationally eminent research institution; Pardee UNC Health Care in Hendersonville; Chatham Hospital in Siler City; Johnston Health in Clayton and Smithfield; UNC Lenoir Health Care in Kinston; Wayne UNC Health Care in Goldsboro; Caldwell UNC Health Care in Lenoir; Nash UNC ...
12/18/2020 First COVID-19 Vaccines Administered At Wayne UNC goldsborodailynews.com First COVID-19 Vaccines Administered At Wayne UNC December 18, 2020 Ken ConnersWayne UNC Health Care received 975 doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine and administered to five frontline teammates Thursday.Among the first Wayne UNC teammates to receive vaccinations today were Dr. Terry Grant, Medical Staff Chair and Emergency Medicine Specialist; Dr. Daniel Drotts, Emergency Medicine Specialist; Belinda Soflin, Nursing Director of COVID Unit, Krystal Barrow ...
12/18/2020 Campus and Community Advisory Committee discusses vaccine distribution at UNC dailytarheel.com ... Medical Center received its first 3,000 doses of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine Tuesday and has begun to vaccinate workers in the first phase of priority, Dr. David Weber, associate chief medical officer of UNC Health Care , said at a Campus and Community Advisory Committee discussion.The committee met Tuesday to discuss the University's plans for the COVID-19 vaccine and testing protocols for the spring semester.What’s new ...
12/15/2020 Caldwell UNC Health Care Receives COVID-19 Vaccine wccbcharlotte.com Caldwell UNC Health Care Receives COVID-19 Vaccine December 14, 2020LENOIR, N.C. — Caldwell UNC Health Care in Lenoir is one of 11 North Carolina hospitals that received the COVID-19 vaccine.Two other facilities in the WCCB viewing area are also on the list: Atrium Health Carolina’s Medical Center Catawba Valley Medical CenterThe vaccine has to be stored at a temperature of -70 degrees Fahrenheit. A ...
12/15/2020 Pardee UNC Health Care administers first doses of vaccine to frontline health care workers | News | foxcarolina.com foxcarolina.com HENDERSONVILLE, NC (FOX Carolina) - Pardee UNC Health Care on Wednesday received its first supply of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine and began administering doses to the first group of health care workers at high risk of exposure to COVID-19 at the hospital in Hendersonville.Officials said the first group of workers to get the vaccine were ten who are caring for patients or cleaning areas used by patients with ...
12/14/2020 LIVE BLOG: COVID-19 vaccine distribution in SC, NC, Georgia wyff4.com LIVE BLOG: COVID-19 vaccine distribution in SC, NC, Georgia Share 6:24 PM EST Dec 14, 2020 Here, you can find up-to-the-minute information on the COVID-19 vaccine in the Carolinas and Georgia. Monday 5 p.m.:Pardee UNC Health Care in Hendersonville plans to administer the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine Tuesday morning to the first group of health care workers at high risk of exposure to COVID ...
12/14/2020 Wayne UNC Clarifies Visitor Policy goldsborodailynews.com Wayne UNC Clarifies Visitor Policy December 14, 2020 Ken ConnersWayne UNC Health Care ’s one visitor-policy remains in place as the system works to slow the spread of COVID-19 in its facility.Effective Monday, Dec. 14, the hospital will also roll out a new Threshold Visitor Management System for registering and tracking visitors inside the hospital in support of the visitor policy. The system will boost security ...
12/8/2020 Margarita Aquino Helms | Obituaries | sanfordherald.com sanfordherald.com CHAPEL HILL — Margarita Aquino Helms, 46, of Chapel Hill, died Friday (12/04/20) at the Jim & Betsy Bryan UNC Hospice Home.There are no services planned at this time.In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Jim and Betsy Bryan Hospice Home of UNC Health Care , 100 Roundtree Way, Pittsboro, NC, 27312.Online condolences can be made at www.donaldsonfunerals.com ...
12/7/2020 30 new joint venture ASCs in 2020 so far Becker's ASC Review ... a spokesperson.Westchester, Ill.-based ASC management company Regent Surgical Health and the Center for Specialized Surgery in Fort Myers, Fla., partnered with Fort Myers-based Lee Health to operate the center.Chapel Hill, N.C.-based UNC Health Care partnered with Raleigh (N.C.) Orthopaedic Clinic to open an ASC in a 100,000-square-foot building.Lighthouse Surgery Center in Hartford, Conn., opened as a joint venture between Saint Francis Hospital in Hartford, Woodland ...
12/3/2020 Dr. Matthew Mauro Named Chair of RSNA Board axisimagingnews.com Matthew A. Mauro, MD, was named chair of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) Board of Directors at the society’s virtual annual meeting.Mauro is president of University of North Carolina (UNC) Faculty Physicians and senior executive of Revenue Cycle, UNC Health Care . Mauro holds the Ernest H. Wood Distinguished Professorship of Radiology and is a professor of surgery. He has been a faculty member at UNC since ...
12/2/2020 Blind Patient Receives Settlement from Nash Hospitals, Inc. browngold.com ... debts are also being forgiven as part of the settlement.Following the settlement, Nash Hospitals, Inc. is no longer part of the lawsuit, but litigation against the other defendant named in the lawsuit, the UNC Health Care System, will continue. Timothy Miles, Mr. Bone, the National Federation of the Blind, and Disability Rights NC allege that UNC Health Care System systematically discriminates against blind people by failing to provide them ...
11/20/2020 Novant, UNC Health plan new medical school branch campus in Charlotte journalnow.com ... Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center building a medical-school campus in Charlotte as part of the not-for-profit system combining into one entity with Atrium Health.There was an extended attempt to merge UNC Health Care with Atrium in 2017-18 that would have featured a UNC medical school campus in Charlotte. Those talks ended unsuccessfully in March 2018.Novant spokeswoman Kristen Barnhardt said the UNC medical school branch campus ...
11/9/2020 1 in critical condition after 2 shot in Goldsboro Sunday afternoon, police say cbs17.com ... scene they located several vehicles that had been struck by gunfire,” the news release said.Two Goldsboro men, ages 31 and 24, who were suffering from gunshot wounds, later showed up at Wayne UNC Health Care , police said.The older man was flown to Vidant Medical Center for further treatment and is in critical condition.“The Goldsboro Police Department’s Criminal Investigation Division and Crime Scene Unit responded to ...
10/13/2020 More Wi-Fi options for students: HCPS, Pardee add locations for buses enabled with Wi-Fi blueridgenow.com Pardee UNC Health Care is supporting Henderson County Public Schools’ efforts to provide Wi-Fi to students who do not have internet access by providing students with two additional options to utilize service.The locations are Pardee Urgent Care-Fletcher and Pardee Urgent Care-Hendersonville. Parked school buses enabled with Wi-Fi can be accessed at 19 school sites and five community locations, with the addition of these Pardee facilities ...