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Feb 06, 2017, 16:06 ET Carolinas HealthCare System Announces Their Transformational Lean Leadership Development Program Recommended for College Credit by the American Council on Education

Carolinas HealthCare System (CHS) has announced that The American Council on Education's College Credit Recommendation Service (ACE CREDIT®) has...


Jan 18, 2017, 13:13 ET The Kerry and Simone Vickar Family Foundation Commits $2 Million for Levine Cancer Institute Hematologic Oncology Chair

Building on the momentum created by its December 1 ground-breaking for Levine Cancer Institute II, Carolinas HealthCare System announced today a $2...


Jan 11, 2017, 12:04 ET Levine Cancer Institute is the first cancer center in the world to earn top designation for patient-centered cancer care delivery

Levine Cancer Institute has been named a "Planetree Designated® Patient-Centered Organization" making it the only cancer network world-wide to earn...


Nov 30, 2016, 13:24 ET Levine Cancer Institute Continues to Add Top Physician Talent to Its Roster

Levine Cancer Institute (LCI) is pleased to announce that Declan Walsh, MD, has joined the Institute as the new Chair of Medical Support Services....


Jul 26, 2016, 11:00 ET International Study Finds Effective, Less Toxic Way to Treat Brain Tumors

 Physicians from Carolinas HealthCare System's Neurosciences Institute and Levine Cancer Institute are among the authors of a study that was...


Jul 14, 2016, 17:11 ET CHS ocupa el primer lugar como mejor lugar para trabajar para gerentes mujeres y personas pertenecientes a comunidades diversas según la publicación DiversityMBA Magazine

Carolinas HealthCare System mereció el lugar número uno en la clasificación 2016 de los "Mejores Lugares para Trabajar para Gerentes...


Jul 14, 2016, 15:08 ET CHS Ranked No. 1 Best Place for Women and Diverse Managers to Work By DiversityMBA Magazine

Carolinas HealthCare System earned the number one position in DiversityMBA Magazine's 2016 ranking of the "Best Places for Women & Diverse...


Jul 07, 2016, 12:32 ET CHS Receives Highest Department of Defense Honor for Support of Military and Veterans

The U.S. Department of Defense has awarded Carolinas HealthCare System (CHS) a 2016 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award, the...


Feb 11, 2016, 07:35 ET Carolinas HealthCare System Appoints Eugene A. Woods President and Chief Executive Officer

The Board of Commissioners of Carolinas HealthCare System today unanimously approved the appointment of Eugene A. Woods as President and Chief...


Jan 13, 2016, 06:59 ET New App Makes Understanding and Tracking Your Health Easier Than Ever

Carolinas HealthCare System today announces a new mobile app for its patients that solves the problem of what to do with all that health data they...


May 21, 2014, 08:15 ET Carolinas HealthCare System Patient Safety Network Saves $17 Million in Healthcare Costs

Using an integrated, evidence-based approach, Carolinas HealthCare System has prevented over 4,400 patient safety events in two years, a 30 percent...


Feb 05, 2014, 09:30 ET Carolinas HealthCare System Becomes the First to Implant the Total Artificial Heart in the Carolinas

Sanger Heart & Vascular Institute achieves another regional first  Carolinas HealthCare System today announced it became the first...


Dec 03, 2013, 07:00 ET Carolinas HealthCare System Launches Comprehensive Analytics Capabilities To Improve Health In The Carolinas

Integrated clinical and financial patient data will improve efficiencies, predict readmission and identify community health risks ...


Oct 31, 2013, 10:30 ET Carolinas HealthCare System and YMCA of Greater Charlotte Tackle Diabetes

November is National Diabetes Month, and today, Carolinas HealthCare System announced its pledge to tackle the national public health epidemic of...


Apr 15, 2013, 12:30 ET Carolinas HealthCare System Performs First-In-Human Stent Graft Implantation

Trial is the first to be initiated in FDA pilot program for U.S.-based first-in-human trials  Carolinas HealthCare System's Sanger Heart...


Dec 12, 2012, 16:00 ET Carolinas HealthCare System Redesigning Healthcare Delivery Model With CON Approval

 Building on a rich history of healthcare for Anson County residents for nearly one hundred years, Carolinas HealthCare System continues to...


Nov 19, 2012, 12:18 ET Carolinas HealthCare System Teams With Software Company To Encourage Healthier Workforce

 Carolinas HealthCare System has entered into an agreement with Nashville-based Applied Health Analytics to license the company's software...


Oct 04, 2012, 09:30 ET Levine Cancer Institute Research and Administrative Headquarters Opens

Symbolizes Launch of Full Implementation of Novel, Distributed Approach to Cancer Care Carolinas HealthCare System's (CHS) Levine Cancer...


Aug 31, 2012, 16:30 ET DNC Attendees to Benefit from Prototype Mobile Hospital

 With recent attention focused on Hurricane Isaac and its impact on the Gulf Coast and the Republican National Convention, a Carolinas...


Jul 17, 2012, 11:32 ET Carolinas HealthCare System together with Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital performs first open heart surgery in Belize

On Monday, physicians from the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital (KHMH), in Belize City, Belize, and from Carolinas HealthCare System (CHS) performed...


Aug 31, 2011, 08:00 ET Renowned Heart Surgeon-Scientist to Lead Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte, N.C.

Charles R. Bridges, M.D., ScD, a renowned heart surgeon and scientist, has been selected to chair the Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular...


Aug 26, 2011, 13:53 ET Carolinas HealthCare System (CHS) contribuye a fundar el primer hospital para niños quemados de Centroamérica

Una multitud de políticos, pacientes y médicos se reunió en el predio del Hospital Leonardo Martínez de San Pedro Sula,...


Aug 26, 2011, 13:00 ET Carolinas HealthCare System Launches Mobile Application to Improve Patient Access

Carolinas HealthCare System (CHS) recently launched its first-ever mobile application, CMC Health, to provide patients convenient access to medical...


Aug 25, 2011, 15:54 ET Carolinas HealthCare System (CHS) Contributes to First Children's Burn Hospital in Central America

Crowds of politicians, patients and physicians gathered on the grounds of the Leonardo Martinez Hospital in San Pedro Sula, Honduras, last week to...


Aug 24, 2011, 08:43 ET Carolinas HealthCare System Launches First-Ever Video Newscast

"Production teams, an assignment desk, tens of thousands of potential viewers, and stories on research studies, local patients, breaking news and...