New Leader Selected for Angel Medical Center

/ February 3, 2016

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (Feb. 3, 2016) – Angel Medical Center and Mission Health will welcome a new leader on March 7. Karen S. Gorby, RN, MSN, MBA, CENP, FACHE, will join the hospital as President/Chief Nursing Officer. Former Transylvania Regional Hospital president and current vice president of rural health planning for Mission Health, Bob Bednarek, has […]

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Mauzy-Phillips Center Wins National Award

/ January 29, 2016

Spruce Pine, N.C. (Jan. 29, 2016) – The Mauzy-Phillips Center at Blue Ridge Regional Hospital was recently named the Best New Medical Office Building/Outpatient Center in the 25,000 to 49,999 square foot category by Healthcare Real Estate Insights. The award was presented during the 2015 RealShare Healthcare Real Estate conference in Scottsdale, Arizona. “It’s an honor for […]

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Mission Health Welcomes Medical Director, Research Officer

/ January 25, 2016

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (Jan. 25, 2016) – Mission Health welcomes Steven Limentani, MD, in the dual roles of Vice President & Medical Director, Cancer Services and Chief Research Officer, Mission Health. Dr. Limentani is board certified and fellowship trained in hematology and medical oncology. He attended Tufts University School of Medicine and did his internal medicine […]

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Mission Health and MAHEC Honor Employees at 2016 Spirit of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Award Program

/ January 25, 2016

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (January 25, 2016) – Mission Health and Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) hosted the 16th Annual Spirit of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Award Program on Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2016. Each year, Mission and MAHEC partner to recognize employees for their efforts to promote diversity and inclusion. Two winners, one employee from […]

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Mission Health, A-B Tech Name Recipients of “Mission Grows” CNA-I Scholarship Program

/ January 15, 2016

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (January 15, 2016) – Mission Health and A-B Tech have announced eight recipients of the “Mission Grows” CNA-I scholarship. The competitive program was open to Mission Health staff and their dependents, participants in Mission’s student programs including School At Work®, Mission Possible and Students@Work, and area high school students and community members. The […]

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Mission Hospital Earns Surgical Patient Care Award

/ January 14, 2016

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (Jan. 14, 2016) – Mission Hospital was recently recognized by  the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (ACS NSQIP®) for achieving meritorious outcomes for surgical patient care in 2014. ACS NSQIP has recognized 52 of 517 hospitals participating in the adult program; participating hospitals are required to track the outcomes […]

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Mission Health Named a Best and Brightest in Wellness® Company for 2015

/ January 11, 2016

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (Jan. 11, 2016) – Mission Health has been named a Best and Brightest in Wellness® company for 2015 by the National Association for Business Resources.  This distinction honors companies and organizations nationwide that celebrate excellence and quality in employee and worksite health. “We are thrilled to receive this recognition,” said Kathy Bumgarner, Vice […]

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Dr. Scott Scoggins Joins Mission Community Primary Care Burke, a Practice of Mission Medical Associates

/ July 20, 2015

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (July 20, 2015) – Mission Health is pleased to announce the addition of Scott Scoggins, MD. Dr. Scoggins joins Mission Community Primary Care Burke from Table Rock Family Medicine in Morganton, North Carolina, where he has served as a partner and long-standing physician since August 1997. “It is a great honor for us […]

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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 […]

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