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Mission didn’t pick this fight lightly

We don’t pick any fight lightly, and certainly not with Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina (BCBSNC), our state’s overwhelmingly dominant insurer. Mission Health and BCBSNC have had a good relationship for many years. We’ve worked together to provide exceptional care to the people of western North Carolina. Although we had a similar fight […]

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Mission Health and Cigna Sign Multi-Year Agreement

Mission Health and Cigna have signed a new agreement providing Cigna customers who get health care benefits through their employers with in-network access to Mission Health’s hospitals, outpatient centers and employed physicians across western North Carolina. Read the full article on Mission Health’s newsroom: Mission Health and Cigna Sign Multi-Year Agreement.

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BCBSNC Update and Helpful Handouts

This message was sent to Mission Health team members on July 19, 2017 from Jill Hoggard Green, PhD, RN. Also read this previous post, Understanding Our Relationship with BCBSNC, with the initial announcement and letter from Dr. Paulus. Mission Health Team Members – As a follow up to previous communications regarding our negotiations with BCBSNC, […]

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Career Exploration

Prepare to be amazed at the Career Fair for Emergency Services, August 25

Tell your friends! Mission Health is hosting a career fair featuring opportunities in our Emergency Services programs on Friday, August 25, 4-8 pm at the Mission Health A-B Tech Conference Center at 340 Victoria Road in Asheville. The event will offer an opportunity for interested candidates to discover a range of career paths from entry […]

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Nursing Notables: Thank You for Your Service

Check out the latest Nursing Notables, featuring our nursing professionals across the region. Have something to celebrate you’d like to consider for an upcoming Nursing Notable? Contact Cherry Odom, Cherry.Odom@msj.org. Georgia Crump CNA Awards   Two Mission Health Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs) were honored on June 12, 2017, at the regional conference “Celebrating the Past, Present and […]

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Innovation

One team’s commitment to patient safety drives process improvement and plays to team member strengths

The Joint Commission has designated medication reconciliation as a top-of-mind National Patient Safety Goal for 2017. Medication reconciliation is critical to providing the safest, highest quality and most personalized care. In the past two years, a dedicated quality team has been working to standardize and improve our medication history and medication reconciliation* processes. In the […]

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Innovation

Notice: New Phishing Threat in Email

Mission Cyber Security is asking all team members to be aware of a new phishing threat that you may come across in your email. These emails will have subject lines like the ones below, or some other variant pertaining to the same news, with clickable links that you should not click: Breaking: Linkin Park Singer […]

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Innovation

The new mission-health.org homepage improves the consumer experience

Last night, we launched a new homepage for mission-health.org. The new design features a clean, streamlined design with clear navigation, putting the customer in control of their experience. The new homepage will complement the recent enhancements done to our member hospital homepages and service area microsites, as well as highlight content from Mission Health’s award-winning […]

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Happenings

Come to the Furniture Fair! July 31-August 4

Team members, we need your input! It just so happens that the first week of Mission Month 2017 also brings an opportunity to help select the furniture for the new Mission Hospital for Advanced Medicine. So, come to the Furniture Fair! From 1 pm on Monday, July 31 to 2 pm on Friday, August 4, […]

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Congratulations to these outstanding leaders!

Four times a year, team members are asked to nominate leaders who inspire us each and every day. Anyone (in any role) can be nominated from across the system, based on an individual’s contributions in these areas: Leading the Organization; Leading Self; Leading Others; and Leading Results. At the June 20 Leadership Summit, the winners […]

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