Surry offering new nurse aide refresher class in July

DOBSON — Registration is open for all students for Surry’s first Nurse Aide I Refresher course.The Nurse Aide I Refresher course is design...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital receives elite recognition for stroke patient care

Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold Plu...

June 7th, 2016 |  


HCMH earns ‘A’ grade for patient safety

Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital has again received an “A” grade for its commitment to protecting patients from accidents, errors, injuries ...

May 24th, 2016 |  


BAYADA hosting pediatric home care nursing career open house today

In honor of Nurses Week, May 6-12, the BAYADA Pediatrics office serving Alleghany, Surry, Wilkes and Yadkin counties will join with more than 50 BAYAD...

May 12th, 2016 |  


Hugh Chatham launches mobile app

Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital has launched a mobile app available to download for free in an Android version in the Google Play Store and in an iPhon...

May 10th, 2016 |  


Surry medical director named N.C. Doctor of the Year

WINSTON-SALEM — Jason Stopyra, M.D., assistant professor of emergency medicine at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, has been named 2016 North ...

March 31st, 2016 |  


Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital named to 2016 100 SafeCare Hospitals Under 100 Beds

Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital named to 2016 100 SafeCare Hospitals Under 100 Beds

Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital has been named to the 2016 list of 100 SafeCare Hospitals under 100 Beds, ranking in the top two percent of small hospi...

March 8th, 2016 |  


Cold weather safety emphasized

Cold weather safety emphasized

Temperatures dropped into the teens this week, and with several weeks of winter ahead, local emergency officials are sharing tips on how to stay warm ...

January 20th, 2016 |  


New treatment available in Elkin

New treatment available in Elkin

Total Woman Care has brought a new treatment, called MonaLisa Touch, to Elkin. Used to treat post-menopausal symptoms, the treatment is a safer option...

January 18th, 2016 |  


Perseverance, hard work pay off in Elkin resident Sherry Norman’s goal to be healthier

Perseverance, hard work pay off in Elkin resident Sherry Norman’s goal to be healthier

Editor’s Note: This is the last story in a series about setting fitness and diet goals for the new year and how to be successful. This article w...

January 13th, 2016 |