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Iredell Health System Welcomes New Director of Human Resources

Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Iredell Health System is pleased to welcome E.T. Cummings as the new Director of Human Resources.

Cummings has over 15 years of progressive and professional experience in huma…

Does Your Child Have Asthma?

Monday, May 16, 2022

If you hear your child frequently coughing throughout the night, you shouldn’t brush it off as “just a cold.” While many things may cause a cough in children, a chronic nightt…

Iredell Health System Welcomes Physician Assistant to Harmony Medical Care

Monday, May 16, 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…

Depression in Women: When it’s More than Just Feeling Blue

Monday, May 9, 2022

We’ve all felt sad before. It’s a normal reaction to the stressors of daily life. But, if your sadness lasts more than a couple of weeks, it could be depression.

Depression is…

Iredell Health System Announces Program Director of Iredell Wound Care & Hyperbaric Center

Thursday, May 5, 2022

Iredell Health System is pleased to announce Kayce Johnson as the new program director of Iredell Wound Care & Hyperbaric Center.

Johnson has nine years of experience in h…

Iredell Health System Announces Easing of Visitor Restrictions, Allows Children Under 12 to Visit in Most Areas

Wednesday, May 4, 2022

Effective immediately, Iredell Health System is easing its visitor restrictions at Iredell Memorial Hospital and throughout the Iredell Physician Network to allow individuals …

Iredell Health Foundation Receives Mammography Fund Donation

Wednesday, May 4, 2022

The Iredell Health Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Iredell Health System, was the recipient of a donation from Southern Clothing & More earlier this week, to be used …

Iredell Wound Care & Hyperbaric Center Recognized for Clinical Excellence in Patient Satisfaction and Wound Healing Rates

Tuesday, May 3, 2022

Iredell Health System is pleased to announce Iredell Wound Care & Hyperbaric Center has received the Center of Distinction award by Healogics®, the nation’s largest provid…

Iredell Health System Welcomes Physician to Iredell Primary Care

Monday, May 2, 2022

Iredell Health System, in partnership with the Iredell Physician Network, is pleased to welcome Anthony Elkins, DO, to Iredell Primary Care.

Elkins is a board-certified physic…

TIA: Do not Ignore this Stroke Warning!

Monday, May 2, 2022

You probably know that your brain, like all areas of your body, needs a constant supply of blood to keep it going. Delivering necessary nutrients and oxygen, your blood is ess…

Occupational Therapy Month: Understanding the Role of an Occupational Therapist

Thursday, April 28, 2022

After an accident, surgery, or illness, you may need some help getting back into the swing of daily life. While physical therapy can help you get up, move, and walk, occupatio…

Medical Laboratory Professionals Week: An Inside Look at a Clinical Laboratory

Monday, April 25, 2022

When you go to your healthcare provider for a routine blood test, they may say they’re sending your blood to the lab for testing. You may have heard the same thing if you have…

The Birth Place at Iredell Memorial Hospital Receives Excellence in Healthcare Award

Tuesday, April 19, 2022

The Birth Place at Iredell Memorial Hospital was recently recognized as being in the top 10% nationwide for quality of care, with patients rating the hospital one of the best …

“Iredell Radiation Therapy Center Made Me Feel Like Family”

Monday, April 18, 2022

For those with cancer, the thought of radiation can be unsettling. When your doctor recommends radiation therapy, a multitude of worrisome questions may race through your head…

Iredell Health System Welcomes New Physician to Iredell Psychiatry

Monday, April 18, 2022

Iredell Health System, in partnership with the Iredell Physician Network, is pleased to welcome Suja Raju, MD, to Iredell Psychiatry.

Raju is a physician with 10 years of expe…

What’s the Difference Between X-rays, CT Scans, and Ultrasounds?

Monday, April 11, 2022

Have you ever broken a bone playing sports, gotten into an automobile accident, or slipped and had a hard fall? If so, your doctor probably ordered an imaging test.

Medical im…

Iredell Health System Announces Return of the Volunteers

Tuesday, April 5, 2022

Iredell Health System is excited to announce the return of volunteers to Iredell Memorial Hospital, two years after they were last in the facility due to COVID-19 safety proto…

Stress Can Affect My Brain?

Monday, April 4, 2022

It’s common to feel stressed. That overwhelming, chest tightening, burst of energy feeling is familiar to everyone. Whether you’re busy at work, managing your finances, or pre…

What to Expect from a Colonoscopy

Monday, March 28, 2022

When your doctor tells you it’s time to get your first colonoscopy, your initial thoughts may be those of worry and apprehension. Though you may be dreading your procedure, co…

Managing Your Weight Through Lifestyle Changes

Monday, March 21, 2022

At some point in your life, you’ve probably felt inclined to start a new diet or try that new fitness trend you’ve seen online in an effort to lose weight. And, if you’ve foun…