November 17, 2017

Get Moving – How Zumba and Other Movement Classes Can Help the Body and Mind

By Rebecca Alexander Finding the motivation to workout can be difficult, but what if there was a way to get in a great workout while dancing? Movement classes, such as Zumba, are a fun option. Good for the body Dancing to the beat of the music and constantly moving gets your heart rate up and […]

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November 17, 2017

This Easy, Little-Known Lung Cancer Screening Is Saving Lives – Is It Right for You?

By John F. Ende, MD  Chances are that you have discussed cancer screening with your doctor. Most women over the age of 40 have undergone breast cancer screening with mammography. Most men have discussed the risks and benefits of a PSA blood level looking for prostate cancer with their doctor. Most of us past the […]

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November 9, 2017

Insured By Blue Cross? You May Qualify for Continuity of Care

Despite being out of network with Blue Cross, it is important to know that you have options to keep your doctor and your care with Mission Health. Among those options is exercising your right to “continuity of care” under North Carolina law. What is continuity of care? Continuity of Care is a process that allows […]

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November 9, 2017

Reading Is Fundamental – NICU Book Program Helps Families Bond

By Nancy Lindell Every day, mothers and fathers walk into the Mission Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) to see their babies. Often parents of these babies are unable to hold their children, to do the normal things that other parents might take for granted. In part, this is why the Family Support team developed the […]

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November 8, 2017

Insured by Blue Cross? Emergency Care Is Always In Network

At Mission Health, our patients are – and will always be – our No. 1 priority. Despite being out of network with Blue Cross, it is important to know that emergency care is ALWAYS in network. No matter what, Blue Cross patients always have in-network access to emergency care at any hospital. This includes all […]

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