February is American Heart Month. Heart disease is the leading cause of death for men and women in the United States. Every year, 1 in 4 deaths are caused by heart disease. The good news? Heart disease can often be prevented when people make healthy choices and manage their health conditions. Communities, health professionals, and families can…Details
The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) today announced that PHC-Nance 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 information technology to…Details
This post was originally published on this siteWith as many as 25 million Americans suffering from incontinence or the involuntary loss of urine, the adult diaper business is booming. Unfortunately many people think that this is a normal part of aging. This simply is not so. In many cases with proper medical treatment you can be…Details
PHC-Troutman 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…Details
Our foremost concern is for the safety of our patients and staff. If you have not received communication from us regarding your appointment for Monday, February 15, please call the office before venturing out as an additional precaution.
Bring your friends and loved ones and enjoy a 30-minute rejuvenating walk on the beautiful Statesville Greenway with Dr. Tara Frankhouser of Piedmont HealthCare Family Medicine. It’s a great way to get valuable information on health and wellness while making some new friends! What: Walk With A Doc Dr. Frankhouser will be available to answer health…Details
The new year frequently brings new determination for many of us to pay more attention to our weight and nutrition. Piedmont HealthCare offers many weight management services to help patients set and meet realistic goals for better overall health. Developing a healthy lifestyle plan can require a range of ongoing considerations, so our medical weight…Details
This post was originally published on this siteIt’s important to eat a healthy diet because eating the right foods can keep you healthy now and later on in life. Foods that are especially healthy include: Fruits and vegetables – Eating fruits and vegetables can help prevent heart disease and strokes. Eating them might also help…Details
As the lights and decorations adorn many Christmas trees during the holidays, it is also important to be aware of fire safety concerns to help keep your family safe. The following are some Christmas tree safety tips courtesy of the National Fire Protection Association. • Types of trees. Check the labels on artificial trees to…Details
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