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From the category archives: Carteret

Dr. Mary Katherine Lawrence Physician of the Year

Dr. Pocock shared, “She and her husband could work anywhere, but they are ours and we are so happy they have chosen to live and provide their services here. Her caring, selfless manner is an inspiration to all of us. She is very deserving of this honor and we appreciate her dedication to the patients and families in Carteret County.”

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Only NC Hospital Listed on 2018 Top 100 Rural & Community Hospital

“This achievement is very gratifying and validates our daily commitment to providing the best health care possible to our community, while maintaining an efficient and effective facility,” said Dick Brvenik, Carteret Health Care President. 

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Recognized as a Blue Distinction Center for Bariatric Surgery

Carteret Health Care Is Recognized for Higher Quality in Bariatric Surgery

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Recognized as a Pioneer in Quality by TJC

Awarded Straight A's For Safety From Leapfrog

“Our staff has embedded patient safety and satisfaction into all we do at Carteret Health Care and this award validates those efforts,” said Carteret Health Care CEO Dick Brvenik.  “Patients can be confident in knowing that the culture here is to always put our patients first in everything we do, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and year after year.”

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Allison Cannon, RN Recognized with Nursing Excellence Award

Allison Cannon, RN in Carteret Health Care’s Critical Care Unit was awarded the 2017 Clapsadl Award in front of her peers, co-workers, family members and administration. 

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Carteret Health Care Named a 2017 Most-Wired Hospital for Technology Use

Carteret County’s community hospital was one of only 13 hospitals of North Carolina’s 129 hospitals to be recognized. This exclusive list highlights healthcare organizations for leveraging information technology to enhance patient care, clinical outcomes and operating efficiency.

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Tiffany Helbert Recognized with CNA Award

All of our CNAs, like Ms. Helbert, should feel a great deal of pride and deep satisfaction in knowing they make a difference each day in the lives of others.”

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Laura Ray, RN Recognized with Nursing Excellence Award

The 2017 Lewis Excellence Award recipient is Laura Ray, RN of Carteret Health Care’s Medical Surgical department.  Ms Ray received the Lewis Excellence Award during National Nurses Week and Hospital Week. Named in honor of Georgia Lewis, RN, the award recognizes the special impact and importance of nursing on patient care and our community’s health.  

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Carteret Health Is First NC Hospital to Earn Bariatric Surgery CERTIFICATION FROM THE JOINT COMMISSION

“We are proud to be the first North Carolina hospital and only the sixth in the country to earn this quality achievement. This is another impressive accomplishment for our entire organization and one in which everyone associated with Carteret Health should take great pride” noted Dick Brvenik, Carteret Health Care President and CEO.

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