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One of 8 NC Hospitals Recognized Through STAR Partners Initiative

“Though I am very proud of the efforts to improve the safe and effective use of antimicrobials by our team here at Carteret Health; ultimately it is our community members and patients who truly benefit,” stated Dr. Michael Soucie, Pharmacy Director.  

Dr. David Jaworski 2019 Physician of the Year

Using his experience as both a hospitalist and primary care physician, he focuses on improving some of the challenges for patients in Carteret County such as not seeing their primary care physicians, improving the doctor and patient relationship, and creating a more seamless coordination of care between the hospital and outpatient setting.

Jessica Williford, RN Recognized with International Daisy Nurse Award 

“Nurses are heroes every day,” stated Pat Ausband, Vice President Patient Care Services, “It’s important that our nurses know their work is highly valued, and we are honored that we can recognize Ms. Williford with the very first Daisy Award here at Carteret Health.”   

Understanding Skin Cancer

On May 17 at noon, Join the Cancer Center at Carteret Health Care during UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center’s Cancer Conversations Understanding Skin Cancer

 

CHC Awards Two Nursing Scholarships

 Dick Brvenik, CHC President recognized the recipients for their career choice, “Ms. Tosto and Ms. Lawrence are from Carteret County and we are pleased these bright students have chosen to remain here to serve and care for our community members.”

Sleep Disorders Center Reaccredited

The accreditation includes in-center polysomnography multiple sleep latency testing, maintenance of wakefulness testing and home sleep apnea testing. 

Received 2019 Women’s Choice Award® as one of America’s Best Hospitals for Orthopedics

Dr. Thomas Bates, CHC Joint & Spine Center Medical Director stated, “It is an honor to know that women recognize and recommend our clinical expertise and exceptional patient satisfaction for their own care as well as the care for their families.”  

Joan Lamson Benevolent Fund Announced

Joan Lamson recognized for service to enhance healthcare in Carteret County.

Leslie Guthrie Named CHC 2018 Clapsadl Award Recipient

Ms. Jones concluded by sharing words from another co-worker, “Leslie has a heart of caring and grace. Patients are overwhelmed with the caring gestures that Leslie shows every day. She shows the same professionalism when reporting to co-workers while being precise, thorough and leaving no detail unturned.”

 

Susan Davis, RN Honored to Present during Accountable Care Symposium

Ms. Davis is honored to participate in the conference that will be facilitated by the industry’s thought leaders, with years of experience and strategies about the advancement of value-based payment systems.