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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…

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Welcome Spring But Minimize Your Allergy Symptoms

Spring brings bright flowers, warmer temperatures, longer days…and lots of misery for allergy sufferers. Don’t let spring’s arrival send your sinuses into a tailspin. Enjoy the season by taking these steps to minimize your symptoms. Remove your shoes before entering your home. Don’t track any pollen onto your floors and carpets. Wipe the dog’s coat.…

PHC – Marks, Foushee & Acevedo Clinic Earns Highest PCMH Recognition Level

The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) announced that Piedmont HealthCare – Marks, Foushee & Acevedo of Statesville, 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…

Lake Norman Family Medicine Clinic Earns Highest PCMH Recognition Level

The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) announced that Piedmont HealthCare – Lake Norman Family Medicine 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 teamwork and…