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Feb 07, 2018, 11:31 ET Atrium Health Announced as Newest Chapter in Storied History of Carolinas HealthCare System

Carolinas HealthCare System announced today its decision to carry forward the mission of the organization with a new name – Atrium Health. The...


Dec 04, 2017, 20:04 ET Carolinas HealthCare System se asocia con la Universidad Johnson C. Smith para ofrecer entrenamiento deportivo

Carolinas HealthCare System (Sistema de Cuidado de la Salud de las Carolinas, CHS) se está asociando con la Universidad Johnson C. Smith (JCSU) para...


Dec 04, 2017, 16:00 ET Carolinas HealthCare System Partners with Johnson C. Smith University to Provide Athletic Training

Carolinas HealthCare System is partnering with Johnson C. Smith University (JCSU) to provide sports medicine and athletic training services to the...


Nov 14, 2017, 17:00 ET Levine Children's Hospital and The HEARTest Yard Commit to Create Region's First Cardiac Neurodevelopmental Program

The Greg Olsen Foundation, in partnership with Carolinas HealthCare System's Levine Children's Hospital, announced today The HEARTest Yard Fund has...


Oct 05, 2017, 14:00 ET Renaissance West Community Initiative Receives National BUILD Health Challenge Grant

Building Uplifted Families, a community collaboration between Renaissance West Community Initiative, Novant Health, Carolinas HealthCare System, UNC...


Jul 27, 2017, 13:30 ET Carolinas HealthCare System Names National Leader as President of Children's Services

Carolinas HealthCare System announced that H. Stacy Nicholson, MD, MPH has been named President of the children's service line for the health care...


Apr 25, 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...


Mar 22, 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...


Feb 06, 2017, 15:06 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, 12:13 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, 11:04 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, 01:24 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. Dr....


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 accepted...


Jul 14, 2016, 05:11 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 Mujeres y...


Jul 14, 2016, 03:08 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 Managers...


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 highest...


Apr 06, 2016, 08:33 ET Cross-Country Cyclists to Show the Abilities of the Disabled

Eleven bicyclists, including hand cyclists and military veterans, will ride cross-country to raise awareness and funds for three programs that...


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

Carolinas HealthCare System today announced it became the first healthcare system in North or South Carolina to implant the total artificial heart...


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

Carolinas HealthCare System announced it has developed and adopted several comprehensive capabilities that successfully integrate data analytics for...


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

Carolinas HealthCare System's Sanger Heart & Vascular Institute became the first in the world to implant a branched stent graft specifically designed ...


Dec 12, 2012, 04:00 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 reshape...