Getting Patients to Actually Complete Advanced Directives

May 20, 2014

Is getting your Medicare and other patients to finish advanced directives giving you a headache? Here’s some free local help to actually get the job done, with minimal effort on your part. 

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Local 'Ban the Tan' Press Conference

May 6, 2014

Dr Zivony will host the NC Dermatology Association press conference on the tanning bed bill at Advanced Dermatology and Skin Surgery THIS Thursday from 12:30 to 1:30 pm.

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Doctors, Cancer Survivors Ask NC Senate to Ban the Tan

May 6, 2014

Bill to Keep Kids Out of Tanning Beds Focus of Skin Cancer Awareness Month

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HeartStrings 2014 Press Release

April 14, 2014

12th Annual Heartstrings Family Fun Challenge supporting WCMS’s Project Access®

Heartstrings Family Fun Challenge will be part of Asheville's popular Mountain Sports Festival held over Memorial Day Weekend at Carrier Park. This event raises funds to support WCMS’s Project Access® Program, which provides 3,000 uninsured, low-income individuals annually with the critical healthcare they need.

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2014 Annual Campaign Launches

April 7, 2014

WCMS Foundation Annual Campaign Launches “EXPANDING ACCESS TO HEALTH CARE IN WNC”

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Get Covered Buncombe

March 13, 2014

Enroll in the NC Health Insurance Marketplace by March 31st.  In-Person Help is Available.  Help is Free.

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Dr. Fields' Presentation on the Future of Primary Care in WNC

March 10, 2014

Access the power point slides from Dr. Fields' presentation

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Project Access Innovations Continue!

February 27, 2014

Project Access plans in the coming year to integrate with our Certified Application Counselor functions with the goal of enrolling as many uninsured people as possible into the marketplace.

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Physicians Hankes, Hart and Stanley Named to The Best Doctors in America® List

February 20, 2014

AllCare Clinical Associates physicians Diane K. Hankes, DO, Andrew P. Hart, MD, and Thomas E. Stanley, III, MD, have been named among the Best Doctors in America® for 2014. This is the third time that Dr. Hankes, the seventh time that Dr. Stanley and the tenth time that Dr. Hart have earned this prestigious honor.

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Dr. Baumgarten chosen for The William Bruce Award: A Tradition for WNCPA

February 12, 2014

You are cordially invited to be our guest at the annual WNC Psychological Association’s William Bruce Awards honoring Alan Baumgarten, M.D., and  Gordon Schneider, Ph.D., for their contributions to “Integrated Care: Interfacing Medicine and Mental Health”

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Kenneth J. Sauve, MD, Receives Board Certification

February 11, 2014

Dr. Kenneth J. Sauve is employed by AllCare Clinical Associates, PA, and provides anesthesiology services at Rutherford Regional Health System."

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WCMS Endowment Fund Contributes $10,125 To New Diabetes Program

February 10, 2014

The Polk Wellness Center received $20,000 in grant funds from the People In Need grant program of the Community Foundation of Western North Carolina. The WCMS Endowment Fund is proud to have contributed $10,125 towards this grant.  

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MAHEC signs agreement to manage Mission practices

January 17, 2014

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Mission Foundation Announces New President

December 17, 2013

James William “Bill” Kinard, Jr. has been selected as the new President of Mission Foundation effective December 30, 2013. Kinard, who will relocate to Asheville from Greenville, S.C., has more than 20 years of experience in the strategic direction and management of major philanthropic programs.

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MY Health-e-Schools Telemedicine Program

October 24, 2013

The latest in a series of blog posts highlighting the work of innovative practices in Western North Carolina.

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