Granville Primary Care, Butner-Creedmoor Welcomes Amy Nayo, MD

07/01/2017

Granville Health System (GHS) recently announced Amy Nayo, MD will be joining Granville Primary Care, Butner-Creedmoor (GPC-BC) later this month.

Granville Primary Care, Oxford Welcomes Pediatrician Kelly Hayes, MD

07/01/2017

Granville Health System (GHS) recently announced pediatrician Kelly Hayes, MD will be joining Granville Primary Care, Oxford (GPC-O) later this month.

Granville Health System Receives an "A" in Quality & Patient Safety

06/26/2017

Granville Health System (GHS) recently announced the hospital has been awarded an “A” rating in quality and patient safety from The Leapfrog Group, a nonprofit organization committed to driving quality, safety, and transparency in the U.S. health care system.

Tell Me Now: Ensuring a Patient's Access to Care

02/20/2017

One opportunity that our community has continued to bring to us is how we manage the escalating cost of health care. Specifically, how we address changes in the health care insurance industry that have effectively created “roadblocks” in delivering care.

Season Flu Preparations Pay Off for GHS

02/16/2017

The health system is ready to treat anyone who contracts the seasonal flu, and is working to limit its spread through education, increased awareness and infection control procedures already in place.

GHS Partners with Duke University School of Medicine to Train Physicians

02/14/2017

The Family Medicine Residency program will bring family medicine residents to Granville Health System for education and training within a rural community hospital rotation.

Granville Health System Receives $204,600 Grant from The Duke Endowment to Expand Transitional Care Program

01/26/2017

Granville Health System received a generous grant from the Duke Endowment to expand GHS's program that ensures patients are prepared for the transition from hospital to home.

Dr. Elizabeth Baltaro of Granville Primary Care, Butner-Creedmoor

GHS Physician Elizabeth Baltaro, MD Recognized for Excellence in Family Medicine

01/06/2017

GHS announced that through a state-wide evaluation process, Elizabeth Baltaro, MD has received the Community Teaching Award from the North Carolina Academy of Family Physicians Foundation.

CT Technologist Erica Frazier prepares a patient for an imaging study

New CT Scanner Upgrades Patient Care at Granville Health System

11/09/2016

Granville Health System recently acquired a new Siemens Perspective 64 Slice computerized tomography (CT) scanner for patient use at Granville Medical Center.

Granville Health System Named a Community Value Index® Five-Star Hospital for 7th Year Running

10/20/2016

For the seventh consecutive year, Granville Health System (GHS) has been named to the Community Value Index® Five-Star hospitals list.

The Granville Health System Upgrades CT Scanner Technology

09/06/2016

Granville Health System, its Board of Trustees and Medical Staff announced the acquisition of new equipment ensuring that the hospital offers the latest technology for the community. The purchase of a new Siemens Perspective 64 Slice computerized tomography (CT) scanner represents the commitment of GHS to investing in the health of the community.

Granville ENT to Open on Granville Health System’s Oxford Campus

08/26/2016

Granville Health System (GHS) announced that it has partnered with UNC School of Medicine to open an Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose and Throat, or ENT) practice on the health system’s main campus, near Granville Medical Center.

Tell Me Now: Understanding Patient Preferences

08/19/2016

I’d like to thank the members of the community who have shared with me their experiences at Granville Health System. I appreciate hearing from you about the care you received at our hospital. The positive experiences are nice to hear, but sharing our opportunities helps us to continue to improve your local health care system.

Granville Health System to Host Free Diabetes Education Classes

08/15/2016

Granville Health System (GHS) will be working with Alliant Quality, the Medicare Quality Innovation Network - Quality Improvement Organization (QIN-QIO) for North Carolina to offer a free Diabetes Empowerment Education Program (DEEP).

Tell Me Now: The Cost of Healthcare

04/27/2016

I would like to first thank you for the continued feedback on the “Tell Me Now” column. It seems like everywhere I go, someone wants my opinion on their service: restaurants, shopping malls, auto shops. I appreciate the opportunity to answer their questions because receiving honest feedback is a great way to make improvements.

Family Medicine Physician Elizabeth Baltaro Leads New UNC Program at Granville Health System

04/21/2016

Granville Health System (GHS) recently announced a partnership with the UNC School of Medicine in sponsoring a new program offered by the University.

Granville Health System CEO Receives ACHE Regent’s Senior-Level Health Care Executive Award

04/05/2016

Granville Health System (GHS) announced the hospital’s Chief Executive Officer, L. Lee Isley, Ph.D., FACHE, recently received the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) Senior-Level Healthcare Executive Regent’s Award at the North Carolina Hospital Association Winter Meeting on February 21.

Granville Health System Again Named a Community Value Index® Five-Star Hospital

10/05/2015

For the sixth consecutive year, Granville Health System (GHS) has been named to the Community Value Index® Five-Star hospitals list. The Community Value Index (CVI) ranking measures the financial value hospitals bring to their service areas and places Granville Health System within the top 20% of hospitals in the United States in providing financial value to the communities they serve.

Tell Me Now: Providing Options through NorthWind Financial Services

09/15/2015

I would like to first thank you for the continued feedback on the “Tell Me Now” column; we are giving patients a voice and using that feedback to improve their experiences at Granville Health System.

Stephen Baum, M.D.

GHS Physician Elected Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association

05/08/2015

Granville Health System (GHS) announced that through a highly selective nationwide selection process, Stephan F. Baum, MD has been elected Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association (APA).

GHS Announces InQuicker Service

05/04/2015

Granville Health System (GHS) announced that it is offering a new online check-in service for Emergency Department and ExpressCare patients.

The NC Quality Center Recognizes Granville Health System

GHS Recognized as Top 10 Hospital for Quality

04/14/2015

Granville Health System (GHS) has been recognized by the NC Quality Center for outstanding performance over a 3-year initiative in patient safety and quality improvement.

Granville Health System CEO Appointed to the North Carolina EMS Advisory Council

04/14/2015

Granville Health System (GHS) announced the hospital’s Chief Executive Officer, L. Lee Isley, Ph.D., FACHE, was recently appointed to the North Carolina EMS Advisory Council.

GHS Relocates PFS to Main Campus

01/07/2015

Granville Health System announced the relocation of its Patient Financial Services office to the main campus, directly behind Granville Medical Center. The office is located across from Granville Primary Care, Oxford.

L-R: Janice Martinez, C.N.M., Thalia Balleza, Julian Nathaniel Balleza, Scott Thomas, Granville Health System Administrative Director of Communications and Human Resources, Irving Martinez, and Anita Sherman, R.N.

Granville Health System Celebrates Granville County’s First Baby of the New Year

01/05/2015

Julian Nathaniel Balleza made his entrance into the world at 1:57 p.m. on Jan. 1 to become Granville Health System's first baby of the New Year for 2015.

GHS Offers Health Insurance Marketplace Enrollment Resources

11/18/2014

Granville Health System (GHS) announced that it will be offering assistance to community members applying for health insurance

GHS Prepared for Ebola Virus Disease

10/17/2014

Granville Health System (GHS), working in partnership with Granville-Vance District Health Department, has developed a response plan for Ebola Virus Disease based on guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and other state and local public health partners.

Granville Health System Discontinues Prompt Pay Discount

08/18/2014

Granville Health System announced that state and federal legislative cutbacks and the changing nature of the health care insurance industry due to the Affordable Care Act (ACA) have led to the health system discontinuing the health system’s Prompt Pay Discount.

GHS Recognizes Essential Piece Winner

08/15/2014

Granville Health System (GHS) announced that Gabrielle Newell from Health Information Management at Granville Medical Center is the Essential Piece winner for the month.

GHS Recognizes Essential Piece Winner

07/31/2014

Granville Health System (GHS) announced that Kim Hixson from the Specialty Clinic at GHS is the Essential Piece winner for the month.

GHS Recognizes Essential Piece Winners

06/09/2014

Granville Health System (GHS) announced that Ann Marie Holtzman, Chelsea Sampson and Brandon Stewart from the Emergency Department and Emergency Medical Services (EMS) at Granville Medical Center are the Essential Piece winners for the month.

GHS Recognizes Essential Piece Winners

05/19/2014

Granville Health System (GHS) announced that Brittany Gilreath, Marie Wiles, PA-C, Katy Merrick, Kelly Williamson and Kaye Williamson from the Emergency, Imaging and Admissions Departments at Granville Medical Center are the Essential Piece winners for the month.

GHS’s Transitional Care Program Helps to Reduce Hospital Readmissions

04/29/2014

Granville Health System (GHS) reported that their Transitional Care program helped significantly reduce the rate of hospital readmissions to more than 3% below the North Carolina state average.

GHS Recognizes Essential Piece Winner

04/03/2014

GHS Recognizes Essential Piece Winner

Granville Health System Foundation 2014 Sam Perry Memorial Scholarship Application Deadline Approaching

04/02/2014

Granville Health System Foundation 2014 Sam Perry Memorial Scholarship Application Deadline Approaching

The Granville Health System Foundation announced that discount registration is available for the 2014 Ambulance Chase and Food Truck Rodeo

03/19/2014

The Granville Health System Foundation Announces the Annual 5K Ambulance Chase and Food Truck Rodeo

GHS Offers Health Insurance Marketplace Resources

03/17/2014

GHS wants to remind the community the open enrollment window for the Health Insurance Marketplace is closing on March 31, 2014.

Brantwood Nursing & Rehab Center Now Offers More Insurance Options

03/12/2014

Granville Health System (GHS) announced that Brantwood Nursing and Rehab Center is now an in-network facility for Blue Medicare, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina and United Healthcare.

Patient Recognizes Granville EMS for Excellent Service and Care

03/10/2014

Granville Emergency Medical Services (EMS) staff recently had a follow-up visit from a heart attack patient they helped last year.

GHS Foundation Accepting Applications for 2014 Sam Perry Memorial Scholarship Program

02/11/2014

The Granville Health System Foundation has announced that it is now accepting applications for the 2014 Sam Perry Memorial Scholarship Program.

GHS Unveils All New Local Photography

01/06/2014

Granville Health System (GHS) announced that Granville Medical Center is now featuring all new local photography throughout the first floor of the hospital.

Granville Health System Reduces Staffing Due to State and Federal Legislative Cuts

10/08/2013

Granville Health System Reduces Staffing Due to State and Federal Legislative Cuts

The public entrance at the new Emergency Department at Granville Medical Center

GHS Opens New Emergency Department at Granville Medical Center

05/09/2013

Granville Health System (GHS) announced the new emergency department addition at Granville Medical Center is now open.

Dr. J. Randall Byrd with a patient at South Granville Medical Center

Granville Health System Welcomes Back Dr. J. Randall Byrd to South Granville Medical Center

05/08/2013

Granville Health System is pleased to announce that J. Randall Byrd, M.D. is now seeing patients at Granville Primary Care, Butner-Creedmoor.

Granville Health System Welcomes Dr. Christopher Sorrels to Granville Primary Care, Oxford

04/25/2013

Granville Health System is pleased to announce that Christopher Sorrels, M.D. is now seeing new patients...

Granville Health System Tapped for Expertise on Low Rate of Infections and Readmissions

04/23/2013

Granville Health System (GHS) has been named one of the nation’s leaders in preventing infection rates and readmissions by the Partnership for Patients, a public-private partnership working to improve the quality, safety and affordability of health care.

Granville Health System Foundation Announces Granville 5K Ambulance Chase

02/21/2013

The Granville Health System Foundation announces a 5K competitive run, 5K Fun Run, 1-Mile Family Walk and 100-Yard Kids Dash to benefit the Granville Health System Foundation.

GHS Foundation Accepting Applications for 2013 Sam Perry Memorial Scholarship Program

02/11/2013

The Granville Health System Foundation has announced that it is now accepting applications for the 2013 Sam Perry Memorial Scholarship Program.

(shown left to right): Sara Sandy, RN; Anne Jones, RNC; and Elizabeth Sanders, RNC of WakeMed Health & Hospitals

GHS Focuses on Quality in the Labor and Delivery Department

01/21/2013

Granville Health System recently partnered with the WakeMed Health Center for Innovative Learning for a simulated training exercise with the Labor and Delivery team.

GHS Foundation Art Gala Tops $100,000 in Support of GHS Expansion Plan

12/20/2012

The Granville Health System Foundation announced its fourth annual Art Gala raised more than $111,000 in support of the GHS Expansion Plan.