Hugh Chatham News

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…

Hugh Chatham Endocrinology & Diabetes Specialists Opens in Elkin

Hugh Chatham Endocrinology & Diabetes Specialists Opens in ElkinHUGH CHATHAM ENDOCRINOLOGY & DIABETES SPECIALISTS Elkin, NC, May 11, 2021 – Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital has opened a new office for Endocrinology and Diabetes patients. A ribbon cutting and open house event was held on April 29 for the new office located at 360 Parkwood Dr., Elkin.…

Hugh Chatham Nationally Recognized with an ‘A’ for the Spring 2021 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade

Hugh Chatham Nationally Recognized with an ‘A’ for the Spring 2021 Leapfrog Hospital Safety GradeHUGH CHATHAM MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Elkin, NC, May 3, 2021 – Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital received an “A” grade in the Spring 2021 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade, a national distinction recognizing Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital’s efforts to protect patients from errors, injuries, and…