Latest Carolinas Medical Center-University Stories

2010-01-07 11:49:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Carolinas MED-1 - the first mobile hospital of its kind in the world - will be serving the people of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County when it is deployed this Saturday for an H1N1 vaccine clinic. This is the first time Carolinas MED-1 has been operational in Mecklenburg County. In other deployments it has been used to provide medical care to Hurricane Katrina victims and in the flood-ravaged Midwest. It was developed and is owned by Carolinas...

2009-05-13 10:46:00

Surgeon receives top score in Carolinas Medical Center-University survey CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Peter J. Capizzi of Stillwater Plastic Surgery received a top score for plastic surgery in the 2008 Carolinas Medical Center-University patient satisfaction survey. "This is a tremendous honor for Dr. Capizzi and his staff," said Spencer Lilly, president of CMC-University, who coordinates the program and selects the honorees. "The patient survey evaluates the overall quality...

2007-04-25 12:00:35

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., April 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Carolinas Medical Center-University (CMC-University), a 130-bed hospital, and Carolinas Medical Center-Pineville (CMC-Pineville), a 109-bed hospital, in Charlotte and Pineville, N.C., have been recognized for service excellence under the J.D. Power and Associates Distinguished Hospital Program(SM). This distinction acknowledges a strong commitment by Carolinas Medical Center-Pineville and Carolinas Medical Center-University to provide an...

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