Hugh Chatham News

Hugh Chatham Receives Two Women’s Choice Awards in 2022

Hugh Chatham Receives Two Women’s Choice Awards in 2022HUGH CHATHAM MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Elkin, NC- January 3, 2022 – Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital has been named one of America’s Best Hospitals for Patient Safety by the Women’s Choice Award®, America’s trusted referral source for the best in healthcare. The award signifies that Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital…

Open House held at Clingman Medical

Open House held at Clingman MedicalHUGH CHATHAM MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Ronda, NC – November 16, 2021 – Clingman Medical Center & Express Care in Ronda held an Open House on Thursday, Nov. 11. Paul Hammes, CEO of Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital, opened the event with some remarks on the history of the practice and the impact it…

Hugh Chatham Earns National Recognition for Efforts to Improve Stroke Treatment

Hugh Chatham Earns National Recognition for Efforts to Improve Stroke TreatmentHUGH CHATHAM MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Elkin, NC – October 14, 2021 – Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital has received the American Heart Association’s Silver Plus Get With The Guidelines® – Stroke Quality Achievement Award for their commitment to ensuring stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according…

Hugh Chatham Releases Statement Regarding COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement for Team Members

Official Statement Regarding Vaccine RequirementHUGH CHATHAM MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Elkin, NC – October 7, 2021 – Last December, Hugh Chatham became one of the first healthcare systems in North Carolina to offer Covid-19 vaccines. Since, we have worked diligently to not only care for those stricken with the coronavirus, but also to educate our team and…

Readers Choice Award Winners Announced in Live Webinar

Readers Choice Award Winners Announced in Live WebinarHUGH CHATHAM MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Elkin, NC – July 30, 2021 – The Tribune’s annual Readers’ Choice awards have been a community tradition for more than 20 years. Many area businesses proudly display their award certificates on their walls. This year there were more than 6,000 votes cast for…

Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital Awarded Total Joint Accreditation

Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital Awarded Total Joint AccreditationHUGH CHATHAM MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Elkin, NC – June 8, 2021 – Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval for Total Joint Accreditation by demonstrating continuous compliance with its performance standards. The Gold Seal is a symbol of quality that reflects a health…

Clingman Medical Center Provides Greater Access to Healthcare

Clingman Medical Center Provides Greater Access to HealthcareHUGH CHATHAM MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Ronda, NC – June 14, 2021 – Clingman Medical Center is excited to provide greater access to quality healthcare within the community by extending hours and accepting walk-in appointments. Clingman Medical Center & Express Care, formerly Clingman Medical Center, is now open Monday-Friday 7:00am-6:30pm.…

Hugh Chatham Hosts Volunteer Appreciation Event

Hugh Chatham Hosts Volunteer Appreciation EventHUGH CHATHAM MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Elkin, NC – May 18, 2021 – Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital recently honored their volunteers with a “red carpet” celebration. Approximately 50 volunteers attended the outdoor event and were recognized by hospital team members and administration for their dedication to the organization and community. Patricia Wagoner, Hugh…