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Women’s Heart Health: Stay Informed, Know Your Risks

Monday, February 15, 2021

Heartbeats can tell us a lot of things. They race when we get nervous or anxious. They bump against our chests when we exert energy. They leap into our throats when we sense d…

Iredell Health System Environmental Service Workers Help Keep Patients Safe

Wednesday, February 10, 2021

While community members have praised local healthcare workers as heroes since the pandemic began, not everyone on the frontline are nurses or doctors.

A cornerstone of Iredell…

Iredell Health System Cardiologist Outlines Heart Attack Symptoms

Monday, February 8, 2021

Within the last year, medical professionals have noticed a trend of people ignoring symptoms of a heart attack, leading to more deaths.

In a virtual presentation last Thursday…

Iredell Health System Establishes Philanthropic Foundation

Monday, February 1, 2021

Iredell Health System has established a new nonprofit, the Iredell Health Foundation, to help support its programs and services through donor-centered fundraising.

The foundat…

Iredell Health System to Hold Virtual Healthy Heart Presentations

Tuesday, January 26, 2021

During National Heart Month this February, Iredell Health System’s Heart and Vascular Center will hold Healthy Hearts, a series of virtual presentations held via Zoom every Th…

Iredell Health's Skilled Nursing Facility Receives High Performing Rating from U.S. News & World Report

Thursday, January 21, 2021

Iredell Health System’s Skilled Nursing Facility has once again earned Best Nursing Homes status by U.S. News & World Report in the publication’s 2020-21 rating.

Iredell S…

Certified Athletic Trainers Play Vital Role as High School Sports Calendar Expand

Tuesday, January 19, 2021

As more team sports roll out at Iredell-Statesville Schools and others in the area – including basketball now underway and football set to kickoff next month – more athletes a…

Iredell Health System Vaccinates More than 2600, More Planned in Coming Weeks

Wednesday, January 13, 2021

Iredell Health System has officially vaccinated more than 2600 individuals, with many of those having already received their second dose and an additional 1300 slated to be va…

Iredell Health System Care Transitions Helps Hospital Patients Live Well at Home

Monday, January 11, 2021

Patients who lack health insurance and a healthcare provider may not know of anywhere else to turn but to the emergency room for treatment, support, or medication.

Iredell Hea…

Iredell Memorial Hospital Celebrates First Baby Born in 2021

Monday, January 4, 2021

Iredell Memorial Hospital delivered its first baby of the New Year at 4:03 p.m. on Jan. 2. Mother Dejah Joyner and her baby boy Karter O’Neal Miller are healthy and doing well…

How to Keep Your New Year’s Health Goals and Create Long-Lasting Change

Sunday, January 3, 2021

A new year symbolizes a fresh start with new health resolutions – whether it be a new exercise regimen, a healthier diet, or specific bodyweight goals.

It’s important to make …

Iredell Health System Provides Holiday Health Tips

Sunday, December 20, 2020

Even though the holiday season can bring stress, Iredell Health System is encouraging community members to follow simple tips, provided by registered dietitian Amanda Downs, t…

Iredell Health System Begins COVID-19 Vaccinations

Thursday, December 17, 2020

Iredell Health System kicked off its COVID-19 vaccinations today, becoming the first organization in Iredell County to administer the vaccine.

Twenty-five individuals from var…

Handling Holiday Stress: Learning to Manage

Monday, December 14, 2020

The holiday season has arrived, and with it an alarming assortment of demands — cooking meals, shopping, cleaning, to name a few. The accompanying stress can be overwhelming, …

Iredell Health System Recognizes National Handwashing Awareness Week

Monday, December 7, 2020

Approaching winter and the peak of flu season, National Handwashing Awareness Week is appropriately celebrated each year at the beginning of December. Now in the midst of a gr…