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Thelma Jones HOH August 2015 winner

Thelma Jones, Information Desk Hostess, is August 2015 Heart of the Hospital Honoree

Congratulations to Thelma Jones, the first person many visitors see when arriving at our hospital! She is this month’s Heart of the Hospital recipient. Thelma has welcomed guests at Wayne Memorial Hospital for 14 years, and hers is a friendly, familiar face to many!  It’s obvious Thelma takes pride in her job and wants to …

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  • Aug 12,
  • 2015
J. William Paugh

WMH President Honored by NC Hospital Association

Cary NC — July 30, 2015 — J. William (Bill) Paugh, president and CEO of Wayne Health Corporation in Goldsboro, has been awarded the North Carolina Hospital Association’s 2015 Distinguished Service Award. The award is given each year to a hospital chief executive and honors the individual’s unique service to his or her institution, the …

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  • Aug 10,
  • 2015
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Robert Ottaviani, MD, is July 2015 Heart of the Hospital Honoree

Congratulations to Dr. Robert Ottaviani, or “Dr. O” as many of his patients call him.  He is this month’s Heart of the Hospital recipient. Dr. Ottaviani is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon at Goldsboro Orthopedics.  Hospital staff who work with Dr. Ottaviani say they love working with him because, in addition to being an outstanding surgeon, …

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  • Jul 21,
  • 2015
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Hospital Recognized by NCHA for Commitment to Patient Safety and Quality

Wayne Memorial Hospital was honored recently by the North Carolina Hospital Association (NCHA) for outstanding team engagement in Improving Surgical Safety, Preventing Avoidable Readmissions and Preventing Pressure Ulcers as part of a three-­‐year national Partnership For Patients sponsored by the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. Hospitals and hospital systems participated in the program …

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  • Jun 26,
  • 2015
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Food for Thought – Local Farmers Markets & CSAs

No matter what type of produce you crave this summer, the “local” movement has made it easier than ever to buy nutrient dense, flavorful produce straight from North Carolina Farms.  From farmer’s markets and roadside stands to co-ops and CSAs (community supported agriculture), folks love buying local. Why buy local?   Arguably, local is fresher …

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  • Jun 11,
  • 2015
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Windy Amory, RN, is June 2015 Heart of the Hospital Honoree

Congratulations to Windy Amory, this month’s Heart of the Hospital recipient. Windy is an RN on the 7th floor.  She is a graduate of Wayne Community College and has worked at our hospital since October 2013. A patient’s family used the words “WE CARE” to tell us why they thought Windy was special! Here’s what they said: …

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  • Jun 10,
  • 2015
Wayne Physicians

Wayne Health Physicians is a multi-specialty group established by Wayne Memorial Hospital. View Website