NC Attorney Josh Stein’s letter to HCA Division President Greg Lowe…. wow!

We woke up on Feb, 26, 2020 to multiple media outlet's coverage of the letter that Josh Stein wrote to HCA Division President Greg Lowe. The letter was prompted by issues the public raised with the Independent Monitor at a series of public meetings since late January.The AG's letter covers four categories of issues: A …

Concerns expressed to the Independent Monitor from across the region

Below you will find links to articles describing what the public has been saying to the Independent Monitor in meetings that occurred in all the areas where Mission Health has hospitals. These meetings occurred between January 28, 2020 and February 13, 2020. The articles are organized by media outlet. Asheville Citizen Times Mission's Independent Monitor …

Three news stories important to us here in Mitchell County and Yancey County

As promised in a recent post, here are links to the newspaper coverage of the Burnsville meeting by the Yancey Times Journal and by the Mitchell News Journal. You can click on the underlined text, or use the black Download box to download the document. 2020.02.19 - Yancey Times JournalDownload 2020.02.19 - Mitchell News JournalDownload …

7 Ways to Make Your Voice Heard from Asheville Citizen Times

There has been a lot of reporting about the public's concerns over the current state of Mission Health System, which includes the hospital locations in Asheville as well as the 6 other regional hospitals.One very valuable resource is the on-line article published by the Citizen Times on Feb. 20. It lists seven different organizations to …

Roles and Relationships of the Independent Monitor… and Who Pays them?

There has been a lot of discussion and even more questions about the Independent Monitor(IM), the role it plays, and most importantly, how it is paid and who it reports to. The Dogwood Health Trust website has a very informative page devoted to Frequently Asked Questions about the IM. Here is a link to that …