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2020 Flu Season Ahead – What You Need to Know about This Year’s Flu Vaccine and Exemption Process

Mission Health recognizes that getting an annual flu vaccine is one of the best ways to protect our patients, community and fellow team members from harm. This season, staff will be required to get their flu shot by 11:59 pm on October 31, 2020, unless approved for an exemption. As we prepare for the flu season ahead, learn where […]

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Stay Connected – Sign Up For HCA Alert (Formerly Everbridge)

Mission Health will be transitioning to HCA Alert on September 14, 2020, which will be replacing Everbridge, our previous emergency communication system. Team members will need to opt in to receive alerts by visiting the HCA Alert Self Registration Portal. Team members will also need to provide preferred mobile phone number and email to receive […]

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COVID-19 Childcare Relief Information

The HCA Healthcare Hope Fund has temporarily expanded its eligibility criteria for colleagues with unexpected childcare costs due to the COVID-19 pandemic. For the next 90 days, families with household incomes up to 400 percent of the Federal Poverty Level (for example, $103,000 per year for a family of four) may be eligible for a […]

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Helping Patients Get Connected to Health Coverage – Uninsured Patient Advisor Hotline

During this pandemic, COVID-19 has impacted all of our lives in some way. You may know someone facing loss of income and health coverage due to the pandemic. This should not delay them from seeking needed medical care, and that is why HCA Healthcare and Mission Health have set up a free and confidential hotline […]

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COVID-19 Reminders – Masking and Social Distancing

As the largest healthcare system in western North Carolina, we want to make sure that not only our patients are safe, but you, our team members, are safe as well. Whether you’re at work or in a public area, please make sure you are continuing to be vigilant against the spread of COVID-19. Follow the […]

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Level 2 Visitor Restrictions Now Active at Mission Health

As always Mission Health is working continually to ensure we remain a safe place to work and provide care. To protect our patients and staff, Mission Health has been screening all patients and visitors to all of our hospitals and hospital access has been limited. In addition to those restrictions already in place, beginning Tuesday, June […]

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We Exist to Give People a Healthier Tomorrow – Mission Health 2019 Impact Report

“Reflecting on the past year, I’m immensely proud to be a part of Mission Health. We’ve faced some challenges that come naturally with change, but we have continued to raise the bar for excellent care and community support. This Impact Report spotlights some of our key accomplishments in caring for our patients, our colleagues and our communities […]

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Important HR Updates for All Team Members as Reboot Continues

“As you know, we’ve stood together with our colleagues with many tangible programs since the COVID-19 pandemic started. We appreciate all you and your fellow team members have done to support our patients and each other during these uncertain times. I’m very pleased to let you know that we are continuing these support programs through July. […]

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Getting Ready for Summer Travel? Here’s What You Need to Know

As restrictions from North Carolina’s stay-at-home order begin to lift, we know several of you may be planning travel for Memorial Day and throughout the summer and we wanted to make you aware of a change to our travel policy. Effective immediately, team members who return from travel without symptoms of any illness, including COVID-19, will […]

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Resumption of Procedures at Mission Health Facilities

As we continue to monitor the dynamic shifts of the COVID-19 pandemic, Mission Health has begun to thoughtfully re-introduce certain procedures and surgeries at our facilities. These procedures have been classified within tiers of urgency and acuity, allowing us to prioritize services as we take a measured approach to this transition. You will see continued […]

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