As lawmakers argue over the future path of Medicaid, they point to uncertainty over the amount of money spent by hospitals participating in..
What seemed to be a promising agreement between Vidant Health Systems, the NAACP and the town of Belhaven to keep Vidant Pungo hospital..
By Jordan Rau Kaiser Health News During a hernia operation, Dorothea Handron’s surgeon unknowingly pierced her bowel. It took five days..
Senate budget writers make deep cuts to hospital reimbursements for providing Medicaid services, something hospital executives argue could..
New data from federal health regulators show hospitals are slowly improving on some important quality and safety measures. By Jordan Rau..
A legislative subcommittee formed to insert free-market changes into the delivery of health care fails to get the needed votes to proceed..
By Hyun Namkoong The North Carolina chapter of the NAACP and Vidant Health announced on Thursday that they will sign an agreement to keep..
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..
By Roni Caryn Rabin Kaiser Health News Injured patients who had to travel an average 13 minutes longer to reach a hospital trauma center..
A local project allows patients and family members to give real-time feedback on patient safety and satisfaction. By Rose Hoban Last..