For the Media

Blue Ridge Regional Hospital Celebrates Application to be a Pathway®-Designated Hospital

SPRUCE PINE, NC (April 16, 2018) – Blue Ridge Regional Hospital celebrated its application to be a Pathway®-designated hospital today. The Pathway to Excellence Program® recognizes healthcare organizations that achieve and maintain a healthy workplace for professional nurses. Pathway to Excellence® standards range from nurse satisfaction and engagement to patient satisfaction. Involvement in leading quality […]

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Mission Hospital Offers $2,000 sign-on bonus for Cleaning Professionals

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (March 9th, 2018) – Mission Hospital in Asheville is offering a $2,000 bonus to new full-time Cleaning Professionals in their Environmental Services division. The bonus is paid incrementally after two weeks, 90 days and one year. No experience is required – training and development are provided on the job. Successful candidates will have a […]

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Mission Health Congratulates All Mission Health Partners Accountable Care Organization Members For Performance Among The Best In The Nation On Both Cost And Quality

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (October 16, 2017) – Mission Health today applauded the extraordinary work of Mission Health Partners (MHP), western North Carolina’s local Accountable Care Organization (ACO) comprised of more than 555 independent physicians from across the region, as well as physicians from MAHEC, Mission Health and Pardee Hospital.  MHP’s performance was among the very best […]

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CMS Releases 2016 Quality Performance Reports for Medicare Shared Savings Program – Mission Health Partners Performs Among the Highest in the Nation

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (October 16, 2017) – The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released its 2016 Quality and Financial Performance Results, showing that Medicare Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) continue to improve the quality of healthcare for Medicare beneficiaries while also decreasing costs for consumers and taxpayers.  Of note, the data also show that our […]

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Mission Health CEO Tapped to Testify Before Congress on Drug Pricing Program, Testimony Highlights Investment in Community

/ October 13, 2017

Mission Health President and Chief Executive Officer Ronald A. Paulus, MD was tapped to testify before the a subcommittee of the U.S. House of Representatives’ on Oct. 11, 2017. During his testimony Dr. Paulus highlighted Mission Health’s 130-year legacy of compassionate caring as well as its charity care and community benefit activities. “Mission Health is […]

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Support Mission Health with Your Vote

/ March 31, 2017

When it comes to your family’s health and wellness, you deserve a leader in healthcare quality and excellence. That’s why we’re honored Mission Health President & CEO, Ronald A. Paulus, MD, has been nominated to join an elite list of health care executives and leaders of 2017. But we can’t get there without your help: […]

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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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Show your continued support for our region’s firefighters

/ November 28, 2016

Thank you for supporting firefighters across our communities! The western North Carolina community has donated tons of supplies in recent days to the men and women fighting forest fires, and we sincerely appreciate your show of support and gratitude for the men and women battling the forest fires across our region. Through your generosity, we […]

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McDowell Hospital Replacement Project Reaches Milestone

Hospital, community leaders sign final steel beam MARION, N.C. (Sept. 30, 2016) – A $45 million project designed to replace McDowell Hospital with a brand new, state-of-the-art expanded facility reached a critical milestone today with a topping off ceremony. Community members, hospital and Mission Health staff, and local leaders gathered outside the hospital’s main entrance […]

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