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.
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.
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 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.
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.
Granville Health System recently acquired a new Siemens Perspective 64 Slice computerized tomography (CT) scanner for patient use at Granville Medical Center.
For the seventh consecutive year, Granville Health System (GHS) has been named to the Community Value Index® Five-Star hospitals list.
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 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.
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 (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).
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.
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 (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.
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.
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.
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).
Granville Health System (GHS) announced that it is offering a new online check-in service for Emergency Department and ExpressCare patients.
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 (GHS) announced the hospital’s Chief Executive Officer, L. Lee Isley, Ph.D., FACHE, was recently appointed to the North Carolina EMS Advisory Council.
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.
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.
Granville Health System (GHS) announced that it will be offering assistance to community members applying for health insurance
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 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.
Granville Health System (GHS) announced that Gabrielle Newell from Health Information Management at Granville Medical Center is the Essential Piece winner for the month.
Granville Health System (GHS) announced that Kim Hixson from the Specialty Clinic at GHS is the Essential Piece winner for the month.
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.
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.
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
Granville Health System Foundation
2014 Sam Perry Memorial Scholarship Application Deadline Approaching
The Granville Health System Foundation Announces the Annual 5K Ambulance Chase and Food Truck Rodeo
GHS wants to remind the community the open enrollment window for the Health Insurance Marketplace is closing on March 31, 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.
Granville Emergency Medical Services (EMS) staff recently had a follow-up visit from a heart attack patient they helped last year.
The Granville Health System Foundation has announced that it is now accepting applications for the 2014 Sam Perry Memorial Scholarship Program.
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
Granville Health System (GHS) announced the new emergency department addition at Granville Medical Center is now open.
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 is pleased to announce that Christopher Sorrels, M.D. is now seeing new patients...
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.
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.
The Granville Health System Foundation has announced that it is now accepting applications for the 2013 Sam Perry Memorial Scholarship Program.
Granville Health System recently partnered with the WakeMed Health Center for Innovative Learning for a simulated training exercise with the Labor and Delivery team.
The Granville Health System Foundation announced its fourth annual Art Gala raised more than $111,000 in support of the GHS Expansion Plan.
Granville Health System, in partnership with WakeMed Health & Hospitals and Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, announced today the launch of its innovative TeleStroke program.
Granville Health System was named one of the nation’s Top Performers on Key Quality Measures by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of health care organizations in America
The Granville Health System Foundation announces a 5K run, 1-Mile Family Walk and 100-Yard Kid’s Dash to benefit the expansion and renovations at Granville Medical Center