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PHC Receives Best Business Award from Statesville Relay for Life

Piedmont HealthCare received the Statesville Relay for Life award for “Best Business” for fundraising success at the event held earlier in May. In addition to sponsoring musical entertainment, the Catalina’s, Piedmont HealthCare hosted a tent at the event to sell raffle tickets and refreshments. PHC’s Mammography Center also set up a tent for their game “Bra…

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Health Tip: Coping With Irritable Bowel Disease Flares

Suggestions for adjusting your diet (HealthDay News) — Watching what you eat won’t completely prevent irritable bowel flares, but it can help significantly. The Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America suggests: Opting for smaller, more frequent meals. Limiting fried, greasy foods. Restricting dairy products. Cutting back on high-fiber foods, such as nuts, popcorn, seeds and corn.…

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Skin Cancer Is Treatable With Early Detection

May is Skin Cancer Prevention/Detection Month. According to the Skin Cancer Foundation, more people over the past thirty years have been diagnosed with skin cancer than all other cancers combined. Take time this month to learn the basics about this type of cancer that is treatable when detected early. Are all skin cancers life threatening?…

PHC – Internal Medicine & Weight Management Earns Highest PCMH Recognition Level

The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) announced that Piedmont HealthCare – Internal Medicine & Weight Management of Mooresville, NC, earned NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Recognition Level 3 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…

PHC – Melissa Champe-Seagle, M.D. Clinic Earns Highest PCMH Recognition Level

The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) announced that Piedmont HealthCare – Melissa Champe-Seagle, M.D. of Mocksville, NC, earned NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Recognition Level 3 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 information…

Lake Norman Internal Medicine Works Toward Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition

Lake Norman Internal Medicine is currently working toward Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition. According to the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA), a Primary Care Medical Home (PCMH) practice inspires quality in care, cultivates more engaging patient relationships, and captures savings through expanded access and delivery options that align patient preferences with payer and provider capabilities. Lake…