Health Care

Mar 8, 2018

Local dermatologist Jonathan Crane said despite the exit of DermOne Dermatology from markets in several states, including North Carolina and the Wilmington area, their patient care will continue, and he and fellow dermatologist Chris Cook will open Crane Dermatology Associates at 1099 Medical Center Drive on Monday. In addition, physicians Kamran Goudarzi and Michael Ca ...

Mar 7, 2018

DermOne Dermatology Brand Exiting Local Market

By Cece Nunn, posted Mar 7, 2018

A dermatology practice group that entered the local market in 2012 with the acquisition of a Port City physician's office is no longer providing services at Wilmington-area offices as of Friday, according to a notice to patients on the company's website. The DermOne of North Carolina offices that will not be offering DermOne services after this week in Wilmingto ...

Feb 23, 2018

NHRMC Keeps Hospital Site Options Open

By Ken Little, posted Feb 23, 2018

New Hanover Regional Medical Center officials are keeping their options open when it comes to future uses for the former Cape Fear Hospital site at 5301 Wrightsville Ave. in Wilmington.    “We’re still evaluating the long-term plan for the property,” Carolyn Fisher, spokeswoman for New Hanover Regional, said in an email response to questions. ...

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City Club of Wilmington, LLC

City Club Membership: Good For Business (And Pleasure)

Posted Aug 23, 2017
Membership, as an old ad campaign goes, has its privileges.

When the membership is at City Club de Rosset, the real privilege is access to one of downtown Wilmington’s oldest and grandest homes so full of Southern charm and elegance, it& entire article
Feb 12, 2018

Wilmington Firm Liberty Healthcare Plans For Growth

By Cece Nunn, posted Feb 12, 2018

A Wilmington-based health care firm continues to grow in North Carolina, with long-term expectations of future expansion in the Wilmington area. Liberty Healthcare and Rehabilitation recently purchased Pisgah Valley Retirement Community in Asheville for a reported $16.5 million. “The Asheville market has been of interest to Liberty for some time, and this parti ...

Jan 29, 2018

Well Care Health's Cumberland Expansion Will Grow Local Jobs

By Christina Haley O'Neal, posted Jan 29, 2018

Well Care Health’s recent expansion into Cumberland County is growing the company’s reach in the state and employment base, including that of its headquarters in Wilmington, officials with the company said Monday. Well Care Home Health of the Triangle, an entity of locally based Well Care Health, announced Monday the addition of Cumberland County to its serv ...

Jan 26, 2018

Wilmington Health Plans To Open Leland Location

By Christina Haley O'Neal, posted Jan 26, 2018

Wilmington Health plans to move into a 20,000-square-foot medical office building in Leland set for construction this year, officials with the health care group said. "We are expanding our services in Brunswick County and building a brand new state-of-the-art facility offering primary care, specialty care and diagnostic services," Alysa Bostick, mark ...

Jan 26, 2018

Groups Vie To Build New Operating Room

By Ken Little, posted Jan 26, 2018

Four competing certificate of need applications were recently filed with the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services to develop one operating room in New Hanover County in response to a need determination in the 2017 State Medical Facilities Plan.   A public hearing for the project will be held at noon Jan. 22 in Room 512, on the fifth floor of Union Station at ...

Jan 26, 2018

Brunswick Wellness Group Starts Community Program

By Ken Little, posted Jan 26, 2018

The Brunswick Wellness Coalition recently started its first community program, a four-week walking challenge for congregants of Ocean View United Methodist Church on Oak Island. The Bethlehem Walking Challenge gives church members the opportunity to walk a collective 6,160 miles.   “It’s the distance from Oak Island to Bethlehem, commemorating the journe ...

Jan 26, 2018

PPD Named A Top Innovator By CRO Industry Publication

By Ken Little, posted Jan 26, 2018

Wilmington-based Pharmaceutical Product Development announced recently that PPD Laboratories has been recognized as a 2018 top innovator in drug development by CenterWatch, a publisher of clinical trials information for clinical research professionals.   PPD’s Preclarus investigator site portal and companion mobile application were acknowledged for industry le ...

Jan 26, 2018

NHRMC Names Emergency Services Administrator

By Ken Little, posted Jan 26, 2018

James Bryant was recently named administrator of emergency services at New Hanover Regional Medical Center.   “I’m totally impressed with the team here,” said Bryant, who comes to NHRMC from the Cleveland Clinic Health System, where he served most recently as associate chief nursing officer – emergency services and clinical practice.  & ...

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