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Iredell Health System Named No. 1 Healthiest Employer in Greater Charlotte

Thursday, August 4, 2022

As a nonprofit healthcare organization, Iredell Health System has a commitment to promote the health and wellbeing of not only its community, but also its employees. Due to it…

Iredell Health System Welcomes New Cardiologist to Statesville Cardiovascular Clinic

Monday, August 1, 2022

Iredell Health System, in partnership with the Iredell Physician Network, is pleased to welcome Deepak Joshi, MD, to Statesville Cardiovascular Clinic.

Joshi is a board-certif…

Protecting Yourself from the Sun’s Harmful UV Rays

Monday, August 1, 2022

Soaking up a little sunlight every day can boost your body’s vitamin D supply and even improve your emotional wellbeing. But it doesn’t take long for the sun’s rays to do more…

Director of Respiratory Care to Retire After 31 Years

Tuesday, July 26, 2022

Breathing is something many of us take for granted, but this seemingly effortless act can be challenging and even painful for some. Luckily, respiratory care professionals tre…

Leaves of Three Let Them Be: Identifying and Treating Poison Ivy and Poison Oak

Monday, July 25, 2022

Ever heard, “leaves of three, let them be?” As the old saying goes, you should be cautious around unknown plants with three leaves — they could be poisonous and cause an irrit…

The Birth Place at Iredell Memorial Hospital Provides Support to Mothers in Need

Thursday, July 21, 2022

Becoming a mother and bringing home your new baby comes with a lot of excitement — but also a lot of questions and stressors. Adding financial obstacles and a lack of availabl…

30th Anniversary of Iredell’s Women’s Health Center Serves as a Reminder to Schedule your Mammogram

Monday, July 18, 2022

Today, women have more breast cancer detection opportunities than ever before. Many women now understand the importance of yearly mammogram screenings, or at least know they s…

Iredell Orthopedic: Davidson Mayor gets a New Lease on Life

Monday, July 11, 2022

Rusty Knox has always lived an active, social life. As the Mayor of Davidson, community gatherings and social interactions are part of his day-to-day life and something he tho…

Beat the Heat by Staying Hydrated!

Monday, July 4, 2022

Backyard barbecues, beach trips, and long days by the pool may be at the forefront of your mind this summer, but where does hydration fall on your priority list?

While these s…

Iredell Health Foundation Announces Heart of Jazz

Wednesday, June 29, 2022

Did you know over 120 million adults in the United States have cardiovascular disease? In Iredell County alone, heart disease is the second leading cause of death.

To stay pro…

A “Life-changing Experience” at Iredell Wellness & Diabetes Center

Monday, June 27, 2022

Over 37 million Americans have diabetes. Even more shockingly, about 1 in 5 people with diabetes have no idea they have it. Diabetes can sneak up on you without any obvious sy…

Iredell Health System Pioneers Use of Mazor X Stealth Edition Robotic Guidance Platform for Spine Surgery in Iredell County

Monday, June 20, 2022

If you have back pain, you’re not alone — it plagues millions of people each year and is one of the top reasons Americans visit their doctor. Some of those with severe back pa…

Statesville’s First Oncologist to Retire After 42 Years

Monday, June 13, 2022

The word “cancer” makes most people shudder. However, for oncologists, doctors who specialize in treating cancer, this word is part of their daily vocabulary—and they take it …

Wound Care Awareness Month: “Summer Brings its Own Special Challenges”

Monday, June 13, 2022

Your skin is the largest organ in your body and the first line of defense against disease-causing germs, bacteria, and viruses. When a cut, scrape, burn, or bite breaks your s…

Iredell Health System Announces New Assistant Vice President of Iredell Physician Network

Wednesday, June 8, 2022

Iredell Health System is pleased to welcome Damon Hays, DPM, as the new Assistant Vice President of the Iredell Physician Network (IPN).

Hays was a practicing podiatrist for 1…

Iredell Health System Welcomes New Assistant Vice President of Nursing and Patient Care Services

Tuesday, June 7, 2022

Iredell Health System is pleased to announce Lisa Wood, MSN, RN, as the new Assistant Vice President of Nursing and Patient Care Services.

Wood has a diverse background in nur…

Iredell Health System Welcomes Physician Assistant to Harmony Medical Care

Monday, June 6, 2022

Iredell Health System, in partnership with the Iredell Physician Network, is pleased to welcome Veronica Bradley, PA-C, to Harmony Medical Care.

Bradley is a physician assista…

Saving Your Child from Choking

Monday, June 6, 2022

Imagine you are sitting at a restaurant and notice the person in the booth behind you is choking. Luckily, someone in the restaurant knows how to save them. Witnessing someone…

Sticks, Stones, and Brittle Bones: Osteoporosis Awareness Month

Monday, May 30, 2022

Sticks and stones may break your bones, but so can osteoporosis. This major public health threat affects more than 10 million Americans age 50 and above, and nearly 44 million…

Cardiologist Retires After 42 Years of Serving his Community

Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Heart disease is the leading cause of death worldwide, making the lifesaving work of a cardiologist essential. And, if you live in Statesville, you probably recognize this fam…