Hugh Chatham News

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

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 infections. The Leapfrog Group is an independent national watchdog organization committed to health care quality and safety.…

Alleghany Health Announces Completion of Phase II Renovations

(SPARTA, N.C) – March 22, 2021 — Alleghany Health, an affiliate of Wake Forest Baptist Health and Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital, today announced the completion of Phase II Capital Campaign Renovations. On August 24, 2020, Alleghany Health celebrated the completion of Phase I of a three phase Capital Campaign Renovation/Construction Project. Phase I was an…

Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital Vaccinates PVH Distribution Center Employees

Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital coordinated with PVH Distribution Center to vaccinate their team. 128 Pfizer vaccines were administered to PVH employees to help combat the COVID-19 virus. Staff from Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital organized the event to ensure everyone had the opportunity to receive the vaccine at PVH. Brandi Poplin, Clinical Supervisor for Hugh Chatham…

Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital Receives 2020 Women’s Choice Award®

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 America’s Best Hospitals for Patient Safety award signifies that Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital is one of the top U.S. hospitals for patient safety. Hospital-acquired conditions…

Hugh Chatham Imaging Promotes Early Detection & Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital is proud to offer 3-D Mammography, which provides better accuracy for faster peace of mind. You can schedule your mammograms months in advance, so please schedule now and remind your friends and family to do the same. To schedule your mammogram, text “MAMMO” to 474747 or call 336-527-7116. EARLY DETECTION SAVES…

Yadkin Valley Home Health
Program to Aid High-Risk Seniors

The Surry County Health and Nutrition Center is partnering with Yadkin Valley Home Health to provide grant-funded personal care services for high-risk seniors in Surry County who are recovering from hospitalization. The goal of the Interventions program is to work with seniors in the community to help them get back on their feet in order…

Hugh Chatham Awards
Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital Receives 2019 Women’s Choice Awards® in Two Categories for Third Consecutive Year

Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital has been named one of America’s Best Hospitals for Patient Safety in addition to one of America’s Best Stroke Centers by the Women’s Choice Award®, America’s trusted referral source for the best in healthcare. The America’s Best Hospitals for Patient Safety award signifies that Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital is in the…

Hugh Chatham Leapfrog Group Rating
Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital Receives an ‘A’ for Patient Safety

Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital was awarded an ‘A’ from The Leapfrog Group’s Fall 2019 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade. The designation recognizes Hugh Chatham’s efforts in protecting patients from harm and providing safer health care. The Leapfrog Group is a national nonprofit organization committed to improving health care quality and safety for consumers and purchasers. The…