In rural parts of North Carolina, the option of seeing a mental health professional via video link is easing access to care. By Mebane Rash..
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Piedmont Health SeniorCare meets the many needs of seniors and – most important – allows them to remain in their homes and..
A local project allows patients and family members to give real-time feedback on patient safety and satisfaction. By Rose Hoban Last..
Studies from several Triangle researchers show challenges for patients. By Stephanie Soucheray It’s the ultimate rubbing of salt in the..
Last week, Department of Commerce Sec. Sharon Decker spoke to business leaders gathered at the North Carolina Hospital Association about..
A daylong symposium in Research Triangle Park gave participants perspective on how the health care systems in the U.S. and Taiwan are..
Payment regimens in the health care system are changing and, increasingly, hospitals will be penalized when patients are readmitted..
Legislators are asking for rate cuts and higher assessments from North Carolina’s hospitals, moves that in the past would have been..
Many people with mental health problems end up in prison or jail when access to community-based treatment could have helped avoid..
Legislators are poised this week to require physicians to talk to their mammogram patients about dense breasts. But the policy may not be..