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Huddle Up! Team at Blue Ridge Regional Hospital uses huddle boards to connect team member to information and each other

Pictured L to R: Jessi Hollifield RN, Team Leader; Jan Grindstaff, RN, CEN; and Becca Hensley, RN, Team Leader In October last year, Blue Ridge Regional Hospital’s Emergency Department (BRRH) implemented a huddle board on their unit. The team eased into the huddle board, using it only once a day. this meant not all staff were […]

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Benefits

Spread the word – Mission Hospital EVS is looking for high school and college students to join their team!

If you or someone you know has a high school or college student looking for part-time or full-time employment, encourage them to consider a role with Mission Hospital’s EVS team. Successful candidates will have a big smile and a bright attitude. No experience is required – training and development will be provided on the job. […]

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GPTWP

Let’s Review: A look back at your check-ins

The weekly check-in is just that – a chance to take stock of our work each week. But sometimes it’s a good idea to consider trends. Are we consistently feeling that we are using our strengths and adding value, or is it a more up and down thing? Looking back over a series of check-ins […]

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McDowell Hospital

McDowell Hospital Announces Traffic Shift and Parking Change As Construction Progresses

ASHEVILLE, NC (May 22, 2017) – An upcoming change in traffic flow at McDowell Hospital will be taking effect beginning June 1, and will be in place for patients, visitors, and staff alike from that time until completion of the new facility’s flat parking lot in August 2018. The traffic flow change is necessary to […]

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Innovation

Great Catch: Pharmacy team member updates critical medication literature

Great catch, team member! Each month we will be highlighting and celebrating an educational opportunity where a potential error was caught or solved before it was a safety issue. This Month’s Great Catch What was the problem? A pharmacist could not find any literature supporting a brief statement about drug compatibility (of intrathecal liposomal cytabarine and hydrocortisone) […]

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For Nurses

Team huddles are important, here’s why

Better communication, better teamwork, better processes, better outcomes — only some of the benefits of team huddles. Why team huddles? Team huddles help groups stay aligned to strategic goals Display department strategic goals and organization strategic goals. This will keep team members on track and informed. Match up work being done to strategic goals by […]

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GPTWP

Icare brings the Mission Experience to life!

Chances are you’ve already begun hearing from your leader and your colleagues about icare. But just in case you haven’t, we’ve got you covered, team member – you can read all about it here! What is icare? Icare provides a communication framework for team members to use during interactions with every person, family and team […]

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My Location

Our 2016 Annual Report is here

Mission Health’s Annual Report to the Community | Community Investment report is hot off the cyber-press. And, for the first time, it’s interactive, featuring scannable QR codes with video links. The publication highlights our key achievements through calendar year 2016 and talks about our current direction. Get it here. Features: Video overview from our President […]

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Mission Hospital

Mission Hospital receives Gold Plus and Target achievement for stroke care

Pictured above (L to R): Robin Jones, MSN, RN, CNRN, SCRN, Stroke Program Manager; Sean Snyder, BSN, RN, Stroke Data Analyst; Ameran Tooley, BSN, RN, ANCC, CCMC, Stroke Data Analyst; Erika Prezas, BSN, RN, CEN, Stroke Coordinator; Melissa Hanrahan, BS, RN, CNRN, Stroke Coordinator Achieving the highest level of recognition and the best possible outcomes […]

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GPTWP

Make it personal!

  Team member, your StandOut profile has so much to offer you – and not just at work! This week, read the summary statement for each of your strengths, and think about the ones that seem particularly on target for you.   Even better, share your StandOut report or these summaries with a friend or […]

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