Nurse anesthetists across the country will educate the public about advancements in anesthesia patient safety and the role and value of Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNAs) in delivering anesthesia care in today’s - and tomorrow’s - healthcare system during the 21st annual National CRNA Week. The week is observed from January 19-25, 2020.
Many couples will list starting a family as one of their hopes for the new year. If you have made this decision, congratulations! Dr. Cassandra Hornbuckle, OB/GYN provider at Granville Primary Care & OB/GYN, offers some insight on things that you can do before a pregnancy to keep yourself healthy and prepare for a new addition.
It’s flu season and one of the most effective ways to prevent the spread of the flu virus and other germs is to wash your hands.
Jahsey Ganer made his entrance into the world at 5:01 a.m. on January 1 to become Granville Health System's first baby of the year for 2020. Baby Jahsey, who weighed 6 lbs., 2 oz. and measured 20” long, is the son of Santana and Antwan Garner of Henderson.
We are right in the midst of the winter season, and this is the time of year that many people notice a shift in their moods. Kerry Hopson, a Licensed Clinical Social Worker at Granville Primary Care, Butner-Creedmoor, provides tips that can help to prevent the “post-holiday blues". Share these tips with your loved ones, so we can all prioritize our mental health and well-being.
The GHS Ambulance Chase, a 10K, 5K, and Fun Run is set for March 7, 2020! Nathan Ameen, Athletic Trainer at J.F. Webb High School provides a 5K training plan and tips to get you ready!
It’s the time of year when many people think about New Year's resolutions. We would like to capture this holiday spirit and inspire some ideas to help you focus on your health! Drs. Amy Nayo & Liz Baltaro, Primary Care Physicans at Granville Primary Care, Butner-Creedmoor, discuss some ideas. We hope to help kick your New Year’s resolutions off to a great start!
Granville Health System (GHS) recently announced the opening of Granville Orthopaedics on the campus of Granville Medical Center on December 16, 2019. Dr. Rafael Negron is already scheduling appointments.
Granville Health System (GHS) recently announced that Granville Primary Care, Oxford will add obstetric and gynecologic services. The name of the practice will change to Granville Primary Care & OB/GYN. Dr. Cassandra Hornbuckle will join the practice on January 6, 2020. Granville Primary Care & OB/GYN is already scheduling appointments for Dr. Hornbuckle starting January 6, 2020. Patients can make an appointment by calling 919.693.6541.
Granville Health System continues its partnership with the local Area Congregations in Ministry (ACIM) by hosting a food drive throughout the weekend of November 22 - 25, 2019.
With the holiday season quickly approaching, it is important to remember that many people are more at risk for increased stress, burnout, and changes in their daily routine that contribute to a sedentary lifestyle. Here are a few tips that can help to prevent the “holiday blues” this time of year. Make sure to share them with your loved ones, so we can all prioritize our mental health and well-being.
Granville Health System (GHS) has announced Granville Primary Care, Oxford will relocate to a newly constructed building on the campus of Granville Medical Center. Patients will be seen in the new building beginning Monday, October 28, 2019.
Granville Health System (GHS) has announced it has selected Da-Vida W. Roseman, MSN, RN, NEA-BC as its Chief Operating Officer. Roseman will serve in her new position beginning October 21, 2019.
The Granville Health System (GHS) Foundation will host its eleventh annual Art Gala on Saturday, November 23 at the Henderson Country Club.
Granville Health System (GHS) announces it will host a “Mammos and Muffins” event every Saturday in October.
Granville Health System (GHS) welcomes Dr. Leslie Thomas to Granville Primary Care, Oxford. Dr. Thomas is accepting new patients and scheduling appointments.
Granville Health System (GHS) recently received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With the Guidelines Target: Stroke Honor Roll Silver Plus Quality Achievement Award. The award recognizes the hospital’s commitment to ensuring stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines based on the latest scientific evidence.
The Granville Health System Foundation has announced that Emily Grace Wright of Oxford was awarded the ninth annual Sam Perry Scholarship.
Granville Health System (GHS) recently celebrated National Hospital Week. A portion of the planned activities included an opportunity for employees of the Health System to donate health and hygiene items to the local food pantry, ACIM (Area Congregations in Ministry).
Granville Health System celebrates May 19 – 25 as EMS Week. With the national theme of EMS Strong the organization will recognize the group throughout the week.
On Monday, May 6, 2019 Granville Health System kicked off the celebration of National Nurses Week with a Blessing of the Hands ceremony.
Oxford Mayor Jacqueline (Jackie) vdH Sergent recently signed a proclamation declaring May 6 – 12, 2019 as Nurses Week in the City of Oxford.
Granville Health System (GHS) has announced that L. C. Adcock resigned from their Board of Trustees effective April 1, 2019. Granville County Commissioner and GHS Board of Trustees member David Smith replaces him as board chair.
Granville Health System recently celebrated its volunteers at an awards banquet held on April 16, 2019. The Health System was pleased to recognize its volunteers for their more than 15,000 volunteer hours served in 2018.
Granville Health System continues its partnership with the local Area Congregations in Ministry (ACIM) by hosting a food drive throughout the weekend of April 26 – 28, 2019.
On Tuesday, April 23, Granville Health System held the quarterly Employee Awards Luncheon. Employees were recognized for milestone lengths of service.
The eighth annual Granville Ambulance Chase & Food Truck Rodeo announced the official results of the community event held on Saturday, March 16, 2019.
GHS celebrates Granville County’s First Baby of the New Year, Layla Casarrubias Cipriano, daughter to Sandra Cipriano Cortes and Virginio Casarrubias Pena.
Granville Health System (GHS) celebrates the birth of a rare Christmas Day baby, Nathan Cox, son to Heather and Josh Cox.
Granville Health System (GHS) recently held a ribbon-cutting for the newly remodeled South Granville Medical Center. The building is the home of Granville Primary Care, Butner-Creedmoor as well as Granville ExpressCare and the Granville Occupational Medicine Program.
Granville Health System (GHS) announced it has selected Ann Marie Holtzman-Wheeler as its Chief Nursing Officer. Holtzman-Wheeler has been serving in an interim capacity since August 2018.
Granville Health System (GHS) recently held a groundbreaking ceremony for a new medical office building that will be built on the health system’s main campus.
Obesity is a growing concern in the US and is an important risk factor for nonalcoholic fatty liver disease.
It is October and flu season is quickly approaching! Seasonal flu viruses are present year-round but they are most common in the fall and winter months.
GHS recently deployed a seven-member GHS team of clinicians to Onslow Memorial Hospital in response to the emergent needs presented by Hurricane Florence.
Hurricane Florence is headed toward North Carolina and there are things you can do to be ready. Preparation is the best protection against the dangers of a hurricane.
Pancreatitis is a rare, but serious cause of upper abdominal pain and vomiting. You should seek medical treatment immediately for any sudden and severe abdominal pain, especially if you are unable to eat.
The Granville Health System (GHS) Board of Trustees announced it has selected John F. Snow as its Chief Executive Officer. Snow will begin his new position on August 13, replacing former CEO L. Lee Isley who resigned in March to accept the position of President and CEO of Nash UNC Health Care in Rocky Mount, NC.
OXFORD, NC - Granville Health System (GHS) recently announced the opening of Granville Gastroenterology Associates on the campus of Granville Medical Center. Dr. Abraham will lead the practice and is currently accepting new patients.