For the Media

Mission Health Receives National Award for Culture of Excellence

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (June 7, 2016) – Leaders from the healthcare industry recently gathered for the Excellence in Healthcare Conference, and Mission Health took home one of the event’s top prizes: the 2016 Culture of Excellence Award. The conference, hosted by Professional Research Consultants (PRC) and the Institute for Healthcare Excellence, is dedicated to helping hospitals […]

read more

The Highlander: Hospital Starts ER Renovation

/ June 28, 2016

BY: CARTER GIEGERICH The Highlander Renovations to the Highlands-Cashiers Hospital emergency room got underway as members of the hospital’s board and Mission Health staff met to break ground on the project at an April 26 ceremony. “I think the community will start to see the steel go up this summer, and that’ll be huge,” said […]

read more

New imaging technology available to Blue Ridge Regional Hospital patients

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (May 18, 2016) – Blue Ridge Regional Hospital is excited to announce the addition of a 64-slice GE Optima 660 CT Scanner to their Imaging Services Department. This new state-of-the-art technology delivers better diagnostic imaging with the potential for a lower dose of radiation, which is particularly important in pediatric patients. In addition […]

read more If You’re Sick, These 10 Hospitals In North Carolina Are The Best In The State

/ May 16, 2016

When you’re sick, you want the very best treatment possible. Not all hospitals have the same standards. Out of North Carolina’s approximately 150 hospitals, four are nationally-ranked, and 17 more are high-performing. According to U.S. News and World Report, these are the 10 highest-rated hospitals in North Carolina. No. 5 – Mission Hospital Mission Hospital […]

read more

Asheville Citizen-Times: Special Report – Mission Health at a Crossroads

/ March 29, 2015

The Citizen-Times observed Mission Health System — from the board room to the operating room — to report a series of stories that started March 29. On Sundays over four weeks, we opened a window into Western North Carolina’s largest company as regional health care undergoes the biggest change in its history. Click here to read […]

read more