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Yadkin County Awarded Damages and Fees for Hospital Closure

Yadkin County Awarded Damages and Fees for Hospital Closure

A federal judge ruled last week that the county will receive about $150,000 from the former operator of Yadkin Valley Community Hospital...

January 28, 2016
Study Finds Rural Hospitals Hurting in Medicaid Non-Expansion States

Study Finds Rural Hospitals Hurting in Medicaid Non-Expansion States

A team of UNC-Chapel Hill researchers compared rural hospitals in states that have expanded Medicaid with those in states that haven’t,..

January 15, 2016
Agreement Means UNC Will Run Goldsboro’s Wayne Memorial Hospital

Agreement Means UNC Will Run Goldsboro’s Wayne Memorial Hospital

By Rose Hoban In a move that’s likely to be seen more in coming years, leaders at Wayne Memorial Hospital in Goldsboro announced last..

December 21, 2015
Medicaid Reform Plan Presents More Questions than Answers

Medicaid Reform Plan Presents More Questions than Answers

Passage of the Medicaid reform bill in September only started the conversation on what the program that provides health care for close to..

December 15, 2015
Recipe for a Top 20 Hospital in Western North Carolina

Recipe for a Top 20 Hospital in Western North Carolina

Transylvania Regional Hospital was selected an iVantage Top 20 Critical Access Hospital. Vital to its success has been that it’s..

December 9, 2015
N.C. Hospitals Collaborate to Face New Medicaid World

N.C. Hospitals Collaborate to Face New Medicaid World

By Rose Hoban A consortium of 11 hospital systems has announced collaboration intended to figure out how to respond to the new state..

December 7, 2015
Former Operator of Yadkin Hospital Files Countersuit

Former Operator of Yadkin Hospital Files Countersuit

The former operator of Yadkin Valley Community Hospital claims the county violated nondisclosure terms, had a conflict of interest and..

December 3, 2015
CEO of New Cherokee Hospital Reflects Back, Looks Forward

CEO of New Cherokee Hospital Reflects Back, Looks Forward

As the Eastern Band of the Cherokee Indians prepare to open the doors of a new hospital, CEO Casey Cooper reflects on the evolution of..

November 9, 2015
Rural Hospital Bill Portends Larger Changes for N.C. Hospitals

Rural Hospital Bill Portends Larger Changes for N.C. Hospitals

Asheville’s Mission Hospital will have a regulation limiting its size and revenue lifted soon. What will happen then? By Rose Hoban..

November 6, 2015
Yadkin County Leaders Work Toward Reopening Hospital

Yadkin County Leaders Work Toward Reopening Hospital

By Taylor Sisk As crews of workers continue the task of cleaning and mending the shuttered confines of Yadkin Valley Community Hospital,..

October 23, 2015
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