Carolina Crossroads director leaving drug rehabilitation ministry

Carolina Crossroads director leaving drug rehabilitation ministry

ELIZABETHTOWN — After far more than 1,000 battles shoulder-to-shoulder with individuals against drug addiction, the director of Carolina Crossro...

December 15th, 2017 |  


HOPE4NC wins Excellence Award

HOPE4NC wins Excellence Award

PINEHURST — Each year, the N.C. Council of Community Programs seeks nominations in a variety of categories, from LME/MCOs for innovative communi...

December 15th, 2017 |  


State officials criticize former mental-health executives

RALEIGH — Angry lawmakers on Tuesday advocated civil and possibly criminal action against former executives of Cardinal Innovations Healthcare S...

December 13th, 2017 |  


Health department makes 33 November inspections

Health department makes 33 November inspections

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Bladen County Health Department performed a total of 33 inspections of food establishments in November, including nine publi...

December 7th, 2017 |  


Family Caregiver Program funding available

PEMBROKE — The Family Caregiver Program has funding available for unpaid caregivers caring for an older adult 60 years of age and older in Blade...

December 4th, 2017 |  


County gets new child passenger safety techs

ELIZABETHTOWN — Bladen County now has two new child passenger safety technicians.Stephen Hester and Chris Ivey with Bladen County EMS are both c...

November 28th, 2017 |  


N.C. members speak on health subsidies for Congress

RALEIGH — Health policy experts say President Donald Trump could rekindle Obamacare repeal efforts by killing the handouts insulating Congress f...

November 27th, 2017 |  


Medicaid program stays under budget as reform looms

RALEIGH — The once-floundering state Medicaid system stay within its budget for the fourth consecutive year. Meanwhile, a planned switch to mana...

November 16th, 2017 |  


Health department inspects 39 food sites

Health department inspects 39 food sites

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Bladen County Health Department performed a total of 39 inspections of food establishments during the month of October.Follo...

November 7th, 2017 |  


Boyette honored for excellence in hospice

Boyette honored for excellence in hospice

WILMINGTON – Selena Boyette, RN, CHPN, director of patient access for Lower Cape Fear Hospice, was recently named the recipient of the Sharon O....

September 19th, 2017 |