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New Vital Voices Onboarding and Exit Surveys

Starting January 18, 2021 Mission Health will start two new email surveys to help us hear directly from our team members at two critical points in their career journey with us. New colleagues at Mission Health who reach the 45 and 100 day marks of employment with us will be asked to complete a short […]

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Angel Medical Center

Visitor Restriction Level 3 Now In Place Across Mission Health

To protect our patients and staff, at 8 p.m. on December 29th, 2020, Mission Health elevated our visitor restrictions to Level 3, including Angel Medical Center, Blue Ridge Regional Hospital, CarePartners, Highlands-Cashiers Hospital, Mission Hospital McDowell and Transylvania Regional Hospital. The exception will be for our pediatric patients, who will be allowed to have one […]

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Angel Medical Center

HCA 2021 Healthcare Scholars Program Application Period Opens January 4

The HCA Healthcare Scholars Program, established and funded by the HCA Healthcare Foundation to support dependents of HCA Healthcare colleagues in pursuing post-secondary education, offers scholarships of up to $5,000 for higher education expenses to eligible dependent children. The application period opens January 4 and closes February 15 at 3 p.m., Central time. Before this […]

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Angel Medical Center

COVID-19 Vaccine Update

Vaccine Update for 1/19/2021 Top 10 Vaccine Updates: Please use this scheduling link for either 1st or 2nd doses. The one in Scope on 1/18 was causing challenges for some people. This scheduling link works best with the CHROME browser. When trying to schedule your second dose, if you receive an error message, please try […]

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Angel Medical Center

Mission Hospital Restricts Visitation to Level 3 and Adjusts Entrance Hours

To protect our patients and staff, at 8 p.m. December 18, Mission Hospital will be elevating our visitor restrictions to Level 3; at this time this change is only for Mission Hospital. We will no longer allow visitors into Mission Hospital’s main building, the north tower, Cancer Center, or St. Joseph’s until further notice. The […]

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Angel Medical Center

Tuition Assistance Program Changes

As you may be aware, effective December 9, 2020 HCA Healthcare will be partnering with Bright Horizons EdAssist Solutions® to improve your user experience by making enhancements to our tuition reimbursement program. During this time, we ask for your patience while important updates are made to this site. Effective December 9, you will be unable […]

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Angel Medical Center

COVID-19 Vaccine Next Steps

Thank you for your patience as we continue to learn more about our first shipment of the COVID-19 vaccine anticipated to arrive December 17. We have a great team working round the clock to get details in place so that as many of our Mission Health team and medical staff can get vaccinated just as […]

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Angel Medical Center

Mission Health is excited to confirm that COVID-19 vaccine distribution will be starting here in Western North Carolina.

We have received confirmation that Mission Health will receive approximately 3,000 doses of the Pfizer vaccine to begin distribution to all Mission Health Hospitals, our local practices, and our medical staff. Please be assured that our hospital and division teams have been working diligently to create plans for the distribution and to secure the unique […]

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Angel Medical Center

Celebrate on the Safe Side

We know it sounds “Grinchy,” but we continue to discourage indoor gatherings involving food as this has been shown to be an increased risk for transmissions of COVID-19. Buffet, shared food and family-style meals increase the chance of cross contamination and should be avoided at work and home. In addition, please do not bring food […]

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Angel Medical Center

2020 Awards of Distinction – Mission Health

This year’s Awards of Distinction looked a little different due to COVD-19. One thing that didn’t change was the amazing work happening across HCA Healthcare, and more specifically at Mission Health. Did you know the HCA Healthcare Awards of Distinction – including the Frist Humanitarian Award, Excellence in Nursing Award and Innovators Award – are […]

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