For the Media


GE Healthcare and Mission Health Launch First of a Kind Outcomes-Based Innovation Collaboration

/ August 26, 2016

ASHEVILLE, N.C. – Today, Mission Health and GE Healthcare announced a novel, 10-year outcomes-based agreement that will help drive significant value for patients, Mission Health, GE and health systems nationwide. As a non-academic, regional integrated health system that includes a 730 bed, high-volume, high-acuity tertiary-quaternary hospital, Mission is looking to balance clinical quality with significant cost savings […]

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Mission Health to Begin Rock Blasting for New Hospital on August 23

/ August 18, 2016

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (August 18, 2016) – As part of the $400 million project to build the new Mission Hospital for Advanced Medicine, Mission Hospital announced today it would begin blasting rock on August 23 at 1:30 p.m. The current design and schedule calls for approximately 36 days of blasts—one blast per day, up to five […]

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Callers urged to exercise patience, persistence when contacting Angel Medical Center

/ August 15, 2016

11 pm update: The planned telecommunications upgrade is now complete and all systems are operating normally. We sincerely appreciate your patience. A planned telecommunications upgrade will impact voicemail and telephone trees at Angel Medical Center and its outpatient practices Thursday evening (Aug. 18) beginning at 9 pm. If you are experiencing a medical emergency, please […]

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Mission Health Recognized for Worker Safety 

/ August 15, 2016

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (August 15, 2016) – Mission Health is one of the safest places in the nation for patients and now it is also among the safest places to work in North Carolina. The North Carolina Department of Labor’s Safety Awards Program gave Mission Health a First Year Gold Award for its improvements in worker […]

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Mission Health Details Mission Hospital for Advanced Medicine Plans

/ August 12, 2016

Effort Represents Unwavering Commitment to the Highest Quality Healthcare  ASHEVILLE, N.C. (August 11, 2016) – The public got its first detailed look at the extraordinary Mission Hospital for Advanced Medicine when Mission Health unveiled a new website with renderings, real-time webcams, key stats and other information for the more than $400 million replacement project. “As […]

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Mission Hospital One of Only 63 Hospitals Nationwide Named to U.S. News & World Report’s “High Performing” List

/ August 12, 2016

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (August 11, 2016) – Mission Hospital was recently recognized by U.S. News & World Report as a one of the nation’s few “high performing” hospital in the media outlet’s annual ranking of all U.S. hospitals.  Specifically, Mission Hospital was one of only 63 hospitals in the nation to receive high marks in every […]

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Mountain Xpress: Four Mission Health Nurses Named to 2016 Great 100 Nurses

/ August 8, 2016

From the Mountain Xpress – August 5, 2016: Since 1989, the Great 100, Inc. has recognized admired and influential nurses across North Carolina. Each year, this organization recognizes the top 100 nurses from North Carolina from nominations submitted by their peers. This year, four Mission Health nurses are being recognized. No nurses from other western […]

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Mission Health Caregivers Take Top Honor in McDowell

/ August 5, 2016

Asheville, N.C. (August 5, 2016) – Several Mission Health caregivers, including two from the same practice, were recently honored by the community for their great work in McDowell County when the readers of the McDowell News voted them “Best of McDowell County 2016.” The list was published in a special July 31st advertorial. The honors […]

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Mission Hospital Named Among High Performing Hospitals in 9 Procedures and Conditions

/ August 4, 2016

U.S. News & World Report released its 2016 list of U.S. hospitals with high performing ratings in all nine types of care, with Mission Hospital among only 63 nationwide that “swept the table.” Below is the complete write-up from U.S. News & World Report. High Performing Hospitals in 9 Procedures and Conditions  Out of more than 4,500 […]

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Asheville Pulmonary and Mission Hospital Solidify Relationship Through PSA

/ July 29, 2016

ASHEVILLE, N.C. – (July 28, 2016) – Asheville Pulmonary and Critical Care Associates (APCCA) and Mission Hospital have long worked in close partnership to provide high quality care and are now enhancing their existing relationship by entering into a professional services agreement effective Nov. 1. “This is a natural evolution to an already excellent relationship. […]

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Mission Health’s Jonathan Yeatman Among Becker’s Hospital Review’s “Rising Stars”

/ July 28, 2016

Becker’s Hospital Review released its 2016 list of Rising Stars: 50 Healthcare Leaders Under 40, which included Mission Health Chief Strategy Officer Jonathan Yeatman. Below is the complete write-up from Becker’s. Jonathon Yeatman. Chief Strategy Officer of Mission Health (Asheville, N.C.). Mr. Yeatman, who joined Mission Health in 2011, was promoted in June to the […]

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Transylvania Regional Hospital Breaks Ground on $7.8 Million Emergency Department Expansion

/ July 26, 2016

BREVARD, N.C. (JULY 25, 2016) – Mission Health and Transylvania Regional Hospital officials joined members of the community today in a groundbreaking ceremony for a $7.8 million expansion of the hospital’s Emergency Department. The new Emergency Department will open in fall 2017 and will replace the existing department with a 10,700-square-foot addition, including a 1,555-square-foot renovation. […]

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