News & Media
You could think of it as news that’s good for you.
At Nash UNC Health Care, we have been a beacon of health for our community for nearly 50 years. With a responsibility like that, you can’t stand still — the status quo is simply unacceptable.
The good news is that we are continually growing to provide world class care locally. You don’t have to drive far to experience nationally recognized cancer treatment or award-winning heart and stroke care. We’re excited about this good news, and we want to share it. From our latest innovations to practical information to keep you healthy, this is not only good news — it’s news you can use to create a healthier lifestyle and help build a healthier community.
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Mark Dickens Volunteers Over 12,000 Hours as Nash UNC Chaplain
As of December 31, 2018, Chaplain Mark Dickens remains at the top of the list with 12, 367 hours volunteered in chaplaincy service to patients and families at Nash UNC.
Nash Heart Center Hosts 2nd Annual Healthy Heart Fair
Nash Heart Center is hosting its 2nd annual Healthy Heart Fair on Saturday, February 16, from 10 am until noon. It is free and open to the public.
Nash UNC Health Care Stroke Care Recertified
Nash UNC Health Care earns recertification of Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval and AHA - ASA’s Heart-Check mark for Advanced Certification for Primary Stroke Centers.
Hospital Focuses on Attracting Nurses
After facing severe nursing shortages over the past few years, Nash UNC Health Care is getting back on track by paying higher salaries and developing new recruiting programs.
New Nash UNC Health Care Foundation Board Members and Officers Named
The Nash UNC Health Care Board of Directors has approved new board members and officers for the Nash UNC Health Care Foundation.
Isley Reappointed to State Board
L. Lee Isley, president and CEO of Nash UNC Health Care, is using his background as a former paramedic to serve the state of North Carolina in an advisory capacity.
Nash UNC Health Care Emphasizes Flu Precautions
Nash UNC Health Care has implemented its Influenza Plan due to a recent surge in the number of flu cases diagnosed at the hospital.
Hospital Undergoes Transition
The past year has been one of transition for Nash UNC Health Care in terms of leadership and new approaches to health care.
UNC Cancer Care at Nash Implements Cancer Lay Navigation Program
A group of dedicated Nash UNC volunteers – laypeople from the community, not medical professionals – began training so they might serve as lay navigators in the cancer center.
Hospice & Palliative Care of Nash UNC Health Care offers “Empty Holidays” outreach
Facing the holiday season when a family has recently lost a loved one can be difficult. To help those families, Nash Hospice and Palliative Care has created an outreach event.