Gastonia-based CaroMont Health said Douglas Luckett has been named executive vice president of operational integration and chief operating officer. In that role, effective Jan. 1, Luckett will be responsible for all clinical operations at CaroMont. Before coming to CaroMont, Luckett ...Read More »
Carolinas Medical Center began construction Thursday on a freestanding $8.8 million emergency department in Huntersville. The 17,000-square-foot emergency department at CMC-NorthCross becomes the second emergency-treatment facility for Huntersville, whose population has exploded 1,566 percent over the past 10 years, rising ...Read More »
On Thursday, a walk-in clinic opened at Carolinas HealthCare System uptown practice, Mecklenburg Medical Group. The new clinic, Uptown Express Care, is on the fifth floor of the BB&T building at 200 S. College St. The clinic’s physicians treat colds as well as ...
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Charlotte-based Polymer Group said it had net income of $21.64 million in the third quarter, or $1.02 per share, up from $12.55 million, or 62 cents per share, in the same quarter last year. The company produces materials for hygiene ...Read More »
Charlotte-based MedCath Corp. said today it has entered into an agreement to sell substantially all the assets of San Antonio-based Texsan Heart Hospital to Methodist Healthcare System of San Antonio. The sale is expected to be complete during MedCath’s second ...
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North Carolina is one of the safest states in which to work, according to a report released Thursday by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. The state’s private industry injury and illness rate dropped last year to a record low of ...Read More »
RALEIGH — More state government budget reductions next year after cutbacks in 2009 and 2010 could reverse years of health and safety improvements, according to the authors of an annual report grading the well-being of North Carolina’s children. The 16th ...Read More »
Gastonia-based CaroMont Health, a nonprofit health system that includes Gaston Memorial Hospital, announced today that James Greelish has been appointed as director of cardiothoracic surgery. “The addition of Dr. Greelish to the CaroMont Heart Center allows us to offer to ...Read More »
At Presbyterian Hospital’s main location near Uptown, the sprawling records-processing area is dominated by row after row of 6-foot-tall shelves filled with thousands of files, each labeled with colored numbers indicating what’s inside and where it needs to go. “This ...Read More »