Wintertime Nosebleeds

Nosebleeds can occur more frequently in the colder months when the nasal blood vessels are irritated by the drier, cooler air outside and warmer dry air inside. Though the mucous membrane lining of your nose creates a natural barrier, fluctuations in temperatures with little to no moisture in the air dries out the membrane. Subsequently,…

Today We Honor Our Veterans

Military Members Now Serving Piedmont HealthCare We Served Our Country. Now Let Us Serve You! We are proud to honor all of our United States service men and women this Veteran’s Day, including our Piedmont HealthCare providers and staff who have served our country. Dr. Scott Brandon Dr. Edward Campbell Dr. Daniel Bellingham Dr. Byron Dunaway Dr.…

Piedmont HealthCare Endoscopy Center Earns Reaccreditation Distinction

Piedmont HealthCare Endoscopy Center recently earned reaccreditation from the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC). AAAHC accreditation is an arduous process requiring the organization to participate in on-going self-evaluation, peer review, education and commitment to continuously improve its care and services. The organization also commits to a thorough, on-site survey by AAAHC surveyors (who…

Piedmont HealthCare – Fairview Family Medicine Works Toward Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition.

Fairview Family Medicine is working toward Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition. The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Recognition is the most widely used way to transform primary care practices into medical homes. According to the NCQA, a PCMH inspires quality in care, cultivates more engaging patient relationships, and captures savings through…

Piedmont HealthCare Recognized by UnitedHealthcare for Excellence in Patient Service

Piedmont HealthCare is proud to announce that it recently earned the 2014 UnitedHealthcare PATH Excellence in Patient Service Award. The PATH program was developed by UnitedHealthcare to help improve outcomes for its Medicare Advantage members by encouraging greater use of preventive health care services. The PATH Excellence in Service Award is based on clinical results…