Health Care

Jun 6, 2023

CFVH celebrates placement of the final steel beam in expansion project expected to be completed early 2025

The last beam was raised into place at today's topping off ceremony - Photo provided by GFBJCape Fear Valley Health hosted a topping off ceremony for the Valley Pavilion expansion earlier today, Tuesday, June 6.Cape Fear Valley Medical Center began t ...

May 25, 2023

Ribbon cutting held for new LifeLink Air Helicopter stationed at Bladen County Hospital

Photos provided by GFBJThe back of the helicopter.Interior of the helicopter.A ribbon cutting ceremony was held this morning on May 25 to celebrate the new LifeLink Air Helicopter stationed at Bladen County Hospital.Bladen County has about 30,000 res ...

May 17, 2023

FirstHealth’s Heart Services team uses new tech to treat heart failure patients

Pictured (left to right) are Greg Ellison, Abbott; Elessa Wheeler, R.N.; Amanda Bianco, R.N.;Lynne Mabe, FNP; James Throckmorton, CV specialist; Kim Ware, CV specialist; Sun MoonKim, M.D.; and Diane Nelson, Abbott - Photo provided by FirstHealth  ...

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HealthKeeperz Lowers Health Care Costs by Providing In-Home Services and Medical Equipment

Posted May 11, 2023
Founded in 1966, HealthKeeperz is a second-generation family business serving North that is headquartered in Pembroke, North Carolina. On the verge of a significant transformation, HealthKeeperz is well positioned to continue to deliver health care s entire article
May 8, 2023

Cape Fear Valley Health announces hiring events for May 2023

Cape Fear Valley Health has several special upcoming hiring events taking place both virtually and in person from May 9-23. Many of the events will feature sign-on bonuses and further details on salaries and employment benefits. Tuesday, May 9, ...

Apr 27, 2023

Putting patients first: Advanced Physical Therapy Solutions celebrates a successful year of business in their second location

One thing that sets APTS apart from other services is their one-on-one care - Photo provided by APTSAdvanced Physical Therapy Solutions is a private practice outpatient orthopedic physical therapy clinic. After 18 years of operating in Fayettevi ...

Apr 26, 2023

FirstHealth Occupational Health & Wellness expands to Fayetteville

Photo courtesy of FirstHealthFirstHealth Occupational Health & Wellness now offers services in Fayetteville to help companies care for their employees.Located at 3716 Morganton Road in Fayetteville, the clinic will be open seven days a week from ...

Apr 24, 2023

UNCP making strides towards quenching needs across an “optometric desert”

Hannah Evington, a senior biology major from Red Springs, N.C., plans to pursue a career in the field of optometry - Photo provided by UNCPUNC Pembroke was recently granted permission by the University of North Carolina System to move forward with a ...

Apr 24, 2023

South Central Region HBCU/MSI Internship Program accepting applications

Photo courtesy of Hoke County A new internship opportunity is now available to healthcare students to help strengthen the workforce in Hoke and Cumberland Counties.The South-Central Region of Local Public Health Departments’ Historically Black C ...

Apr 13, 2023

Open for service: A new integrated health clinic is open in Fayetteville is open in Fayetteville with an emphasis on caring for service members and other underserved populations

The exterior of the new Carelon care center located on Skibo Rd. The goal of the staff is to make the space a calm, inviting atmosphere - Photo by GFBJCarelon, a healthcare services company, recently opened its first-ever Carelon care center in ...

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In The Current Issue

Summer in the gardens: Taking a look at the current and future displays and events as the Cape Fear Botanical Garden kicks off the summer season

PHOTO PROVIDED BY CAPE FEAR BOTANICAL GARDENCFBG is connecting local history and agriculture with NASCAR with their Horticulture, Hooch & Outlaws in Fast Cars exhibiton display until August 20.New activities, events and day trips are coming up fo

The Cozy Heron: Lillington "glamping" experience allows for a comfortable yet unforgettable time in the great outdoors

Each individual wagon is eight and a half feet tall, twenty-five feet long, and contains one hundred and eighty squarefeet of space to relax in - Photo provided by Cape Fear River AdventuresSummer is approaching rapidly in North Carolina, and we all

C&S Ice: Family owned mobile food stand brings a northern frozen treat to beat the southern heat

Carla (left) and Sean Stansberry, (right)are the team behind C&S Ice, workingtogether to make all of their food byhand and with care - Photos provided by GFBJC&S has loyal fans of all ages who travel to meet them at their location for the day