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…Details
Posted: Friday, May 29, 2015 8:44 am | Statesville Record and Landmark Article by Preston Spencer firstname.lastname@example.org When Bud Goodman was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in the 1940s, he overheard his doctor tell his father that his life would likely be cut short at least 20 years. Well, look at him now. After 66 years…Details
Dr. Erika Hill discusses the benefits of sunscreen and proper year-round use for maximum skin protection.
Numbers remain unchanged since 2007; boys still twice as likely to have the condition as girls WebMD News from HealthDay HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, May 14, 2015 (HealthDay News) — One in 10 children and teens has been diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), according to a new government […] Click here to view original…Details
Though many say they feel they look “healthier” with a tan, there is nothing healthy about exposing your skin to artificial tanning beds. Board Certified Dermatologist Erika Hill, MD, discusses the dangers of indoor tanning.
PHC has the unique opportunity to serve at the Joy Prom 2015! When: May 9th from 6-8:30pm Where: Statesville Christian School Gymnasium 1210 Museum Road Statesville, NC Joy Prom is an event for individuals with special needs ages 14 and up. Guests will be treated to a free evening of fun activities including photo booths,…Details
The numbers are in! On February 7, 2015, the American Heart Association hosted the 40th Annual Iredell County Heart Ball at the Statesville Civic Center. Thanks to the generous donations and support from local community members and business leaders, the Iredell County Heart Ball celebrated its most successful, raising over $175,000 that will further the American Heart…Details
People over age 50 have the highest risk of colorectal cancer. You may also be at higher risk if you are African American, smoke or have a family history of colorectal cancer. Everyone can take these healthy steps to help prevent colorectal cancer: Get screened starting at age 50. Quit smoking and stay away from secondhand…Details
Ask your primary care physician, or contact one of our participating providers who regularly provide colorectal cancer screenings about your risk factors and when to schedule a screening. Get to know our gastroenterologists and physician assistants who regularly provide consultation, screenings, treatment and ongoing management for conditions and diseases affecting the stomach and intestines. Neil…Details
Colorectal cancer is the fourth most common cancer in the United States and the second leading cause of death from cancer. Colorectal cancer affects all racial and ethnic groups and is most often found in people ages 50 and older. The best way to prevent colorectal cancer is to get screened regularly starting at age 50. There are…Details