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From Clinic to Campground

From Clinic to Campground

Two camps bring kids with chronic illness from the clinic to the woods and water. By Rachel Herzog When you walk down the dirt road through..

June 23, 2015 with 0 Comments
Yadkin County Hospital Operator Found in Contempt of Court

Yadkin County Hospital Operator Found in Contempt of Court

By Taylor Sisk A federal judge for the Eastern District of North Carolina ruled on Tuesday that HMC/CAH Consolidated Inc., which formerly..

June 22, 2015
N.C. Mayor Arrives in D.C. on Quest to Support Rural Hospitals

N.C. Mayor Arrives in D.C. on Quest to Support Rural Hospitals

By Rose Hoban For the second year running, Belhaven Mayor Adam O’Neal has walked to Washington, D.C. Last year, O’Neal made the..

June 15, 2015
Yadkin Valley Community Hospital Shuts Down, a Community Remains Hopeful

Yadkin Valley Community Hospital Shuts Down, a Community Remains Hopeful

A rural community hospital sits vacant after the company licensed to operate it shuts the doors. By Taylor Sisk “I don’t think the..

June 5, 2015
Connecting with the Community in Hertford County

Connecting with the Community in Hertford County

Vidant Roanoke-Chowan Hospital launches a program to provide frequent visitors to its emergency department with coordinated care and..

June 3, 2015
Hundreds of Hospitals Struggle to Improve Patient Satisfaction

Hundreds of Hospitals Struggle to Improve Patient Satisfaction

By Jordan Rau Kaiser Health News Lillie Robinson came to Rowan Medical Center for surgery on her left foot. She expected to be in and out..

May 12, 2015
Q&A: Taking Stock of North Carolina’s Rural Hospitals

Q&A: Taking Stock of North Carolina’s Rural Hospitals

These are uncertain times for North Carolina’s rural hospitals. Hospital systems are buying small, struggling independent hospitals,..

May 11, 2015
Coalition Hopes to Amp Up Push for Health Care Transparency

Coalition Hopes to Amp Up Push for Health Care Transparency

By Lisa Gillespie Kaiser Health News As consumers increasingly are being asked to pay a larger share of their health bills, a coalition of..

April 21, 2015
Town Hall Meeting at VA Shows Concerns Remain

Town Hall Meeting at VA Shows Concerns Remain

Veterans shared their concerns and questions with top staff of the Durham VA Medical Center in a town hall meeting Tuesday night. By Hyun..

April 2, 2015
Docs Raise Familiar and New Issues with Legislators

Docs Raise Familiar and New Issues with Legislators

The return of doctors in white coats on Wednesday brought issues new and old to the General Assembly. By Hyun Namkoong Familiar topics such..

March 26, 2015
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