Carolinas HealthCare System

The articles in this section will feature system highlights and news about your peers.

In this issue you will learn about:

System Exceeding National Benchmarks in Patient Harm Prevention

For the third consecutive year, Carolinas HealthCare System is participating in the national Partnership for Patients’ Hospital Engagement Network (HEN). Selected by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), the System is one of five health systems and 26 healthcare organizations in the country invited to join. Read more...

New Interpreting Services App to Launch

Breaking through the language barrier is the key to delivering a better healthcare experience and now Carolinas HealthCare System’s language services department is making it a little easier. Read more...

Meaningful Use Stage Two Coming Soon

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is requiring that our electronic medical records system (EMR), called Canopy, is used to positively affect patient care. This new mandate is referred to as meaningful use, which includes three stages of compliance. Carolinas HealthCare System has already demonstrated the first of three stages, and now is preparing for meaningful use stage two. Read more...