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 – Nance Family Medicine Works Toward Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition.

Nance 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…

July is National Strep B Awareness Month

Spread the Facts, not the Disease. According to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), group B strep is the leading cause of sepsis and meningitis in newborns in the USA Worldwide, group B strep is one of the most important infectious causes of newborn illness and death per the World Health Organization…

Piedmont HealthCare Full Circle Family Medicine Earns NCQA Recognition

The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) today announced that PHC Full Circle Family Medicine of Mooresville, NC has received NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Recognition for using evidence-based, patient-centered processes that focus on highly coordinated care and long‐term, participative relationships. The NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home is a model of primary care that combines teamwork and…