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25 Apr, 2017, 10:00 ET Levine Children's Hospital Gala Raises $2.4 Million

The third annual Levine Children's Gala, presented by PNC Bank on April 1, raised a record $2.4 million for pediatric patients. Over 500 guests and...


22 Mar, 2017, 09:00 ET Levine Cancer Institute Launches Nation's First Mobile Lung CT Unit to Improve Care for Region's Underserved and Rural Patients

Levine Cancer Institute today launched the first mobile lung computed tomography (CT) unit designed to address lung cancer diagnosis, treatment and...


06 Feb, 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...


18 Jan, 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...


11 Jan, 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...


30 Nov, 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....


26 Jul, 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...


14 Jul, 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...


14 Jul, 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...


07 Jul, 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...


11 Feb, 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...


13 Jan, 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...


21 May, 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...


05 Feb, 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...


03 Dec, 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 ...


31 Oct, 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...


15 Apr, 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...


12 Dec, 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...


19 Nov, 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...


04 Oct, 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...


31 Aug, 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...


17 Jul, 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...


31 Aug, 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...


26 Aug, 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,...


26 Aug, 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...