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US, NC health officials: Asheville Mission Hospital passes …

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NC regulators give OK to Mission; hospital was …

WEB0:45. ASHEVILLE - Half a year after facing sanctions for problems regulators said led to patient deaths, Mission Hospital has been found in compliance with health …

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Novant was courting Buncombe before it applied for new …

WEBASHEVILLE - Novant Health tried to purchase Mission Hospital in 2019, and though it ultimately lost out to HCA Healthcare and an ensuing $1.5 billion, the Winston …

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Places where you can find free COVID tests & masks in …

WEBBuncombe County Health and Human Services is working with community organizations and public service providers to hand out free COVID-19 test kits and masks.

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Patient advocacy scrutinizes Buncombe hospital bed …

WEB0:04. 0:51. ASHEVILLE - HCA Healthcare-owned Mission Health, Novant Health and AdventHealth’s competitive bids to expand hospital services in Buncombe …

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NC nonprofit Novant Health wants to build Asheville …

WEB0:54. ASHEVILLE - Novant Health, the Winston-Salem based nonprofit with 850 locations and more than 2,000 doctors, is looking to expand its Western North …

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Opinion: WNC health care systems must support health …

WEBOpinion: Path to WNC's patient care begins with well-being of health care workers. At its core, health care is a trusting relationship — people serving people, …

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Mask production, more jobs coming to Asheville

WEB0:02. 0:45. A new manufacturing venture is helping secure supply lines of critical protective masks for health care workers and bringing up to 20 jobs to Asheville. …

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Dr. Terry Lee was early leader in WNC infectious disease …

WEBOpinion: Dr. Terry Lee was face of infectious disease expertise in Western North Carolina. In the late 1960s and early 1970s the Asheville medical community …

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CMS: Mission Hospital removed 'Immediate Jeopardy conditions

WEB0:04. 0:54. ASHEVILLE - The federal government found that Mission Hospital removed Immediate Jeopardy conditions, a spokesperson for the Centers for …

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'Put patients first': Mission nurses picket over key contract issues

WEBDerek Lacey covers health care, growth and development for the Asheville Citizen Times. Reach him at [email protected] or 828-417-4842 and find him on …

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Federal government declares immediate jeopardy at Mission …

WEBAsheville Citizen Times. 0:05. 0:45. ASHEVILLE – The federal government has declared that conditions at Mission Hospital create an “immediate jeopardy” …

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Compensation for HCA's chief executive rose 12% during the …

WEBA year after announcing that its senior leaders would take 30% pay cuts during the pandemic, HCA reported last month that total compensation for its chief …

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I-40 East in Asheville to close June 14-17 weekend: Detours, timing

WEBA stretch of Interstate 40 East is set to close this weekend, June 14-17, to allow contract crews to work on a bridge between I-26 and Hendersonville Road, …

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Opinion: Heart disease in US women often undiagnosed

WEBA wonderful Land of the Sky report discussed how many women have faced long wait times at Mission Hospital, and it is not uncommon for women worldwide. In the …

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Mission Hospital federal government report reveals 4 patient deaths

WEB0:03. 0:45. ASHEVILLE – A report obtained by the Citizen Times Feb. 15 detailing what led the federal government to declare an “Immediate Jeopardy” situation …

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Marshall resident gets Trailblazer Award for adult services innovation

WEBPerry 62, of Marshall, received the Carol McLimans Trailblazer Award, which was established in 2016 to honor professionals serving in Buncombe, Henderson, …

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'A flying ICU': MAMA celebrates 35 years serving the mountains

WEBDerek Lacey covers health care, growth and development for the Asheville Citizen Times. Reach him at [email protected] or 828-417-4842 and find him on …

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Is Charlotte the stingray still pregnant

WEBStaff first saw signs of Charlotte's pregnancy in September, 2023. Now, there's been a sad update on the stingray's health.

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HCA, NC Attorney General Stein lawsuit: Disagreement over pacing

WEBState gubernatorial candidate and Attorney General Josh Stein sued HCA Dec. 14, alleging that the company did not provide the level of emergency and cancer …

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Transgender health coverage is expanding but still limited in the …

WEBStates where transition-related coverage is banned. Only 18 states provide transition-related care coverage in their state-employee health benefits, according to the …

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Mission Hospital CMO Spensieri 'steps away' after Immediate …

WEB"Dr. Anthony Spensieri announced his upcoming retirement after 38 years in healthcare. Dr. Spensieri has been with HCA Healthcare since 2012 and Chief Medical …

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OSHA investigating construction worker death near Asheville

WEB0:00. 0:54. ASHEVILLE - A 26-year-old construction worker was killed June 10 while installing high-speed internet for a new housing area in Fairview, according to N.C. …

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Suit alleges police restraint killed man; Western NC federal court

WEBSuit alleges Fletcher police, Henderson Sheriff deputies killed man by improper restraint. A new federal lawsuit says police and sheriff's deputies shocked and beat a …

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