November 21, 2017

Nurses Week 2017 at Mission Health

Happy Nurses Week! Each year during Nurses Week May 6-12, nurses across the U.S. are recognized for their excellence and dedication. Check out these links celebrating the nurses of Mission Health’s seven healthcare facilities in western North Carolina: A look at Nurses Week 2017 across Mission Health 2016 Nursing Annual Report New nurses page at

DAISY Award Honorees 2017

          DAISY Award honorees personify a remarkable patient experience at Mission Health. These nurses consistently demonstrate excellence through their clinical expertise and extraordinary compassionate care, and they are recognized as outstanding role models in our nursing community. See pictures and read nominations in the links below. January 2017 Mission Hospital   […]

Nursing Notables: Our Nurses Shine for Mission Health Across the Nation

Nurses across our system are representing Mission Health and western North Carolina as they travel across the nation to present their findings on innovation, excellence, quality, teamwork and best-practices in healthcare. To read more, open the links below. April 5, 2017–posters, podiums and publications March 27, 2017–two RNs earn national recognition Nov 4, 2016–Nursing Research […]

Professional Governance Applications- Apply Now!

Nurses Across Mission Health–Be Part of Something Bigger!   Apply by April 28, 2017, to serve on a Professional Governance (formerly Shared Decisions Making) Council or Committee. OPEN THIS FLYER to read bylaws and membership responsibilities and complete an application.   NOTICE–Important Info: The correct email address for Professional Governance Applications is If you are already a […]

Choose a Name—New Mission Health Team Member Experience App Coming!

The Product Development Team for the Mission Health Team Member Experience App needs your help choosing a name. Here’s what the app does. Currently, Mission Health Team Members navigate between 15 different services to do their jobs. Things like clocking-in, checking benefits, communicating with your team, participating in wellness programs and much more…but you already […]

Great 100 Nominations–Attend a Class and Nominate a Deserving Nurse

The 2017 North Carolina Great 100 nominations are now open until April 15, 2017! Want to nominate an excellent nurse but have questions about getting started? Check out these classes–free to all Mission Health staff. Register in LMS; keyword search “writing.” Two ways to view and print class flyers: Open this document to read info for all […]

Christmas Tree Decorated by Grateful Family

A Kind Act of Remembrance and Appreciation  Last year at Mission Hospital in Asheville, North Carolina, a patient, who was loved dearly by his family, passed away in the Medical-Surgical ICU (MSICU) a few days before Christmas. His wife and daughter requested to decorate the MSICU Christmas tree this year in his memory. His wife […]

Christmas Wreath Auction–4 Heart until Dec. 19, 2016

4 Heart Nurses Get Creative for Community Benefit—Brother Wolf Animal Rescue  Visit 4 Heart by December 19, 2016, to join in this festive Christmas wreath silent auction. What:   3rd Annual Christmas Wreath Silent Auction for Community Benefit When:   Around the clock–now through Dec. 19th at 8pm Where: 4 Heart (Cardiovascular Progressive Care), Mission Hospital, Asheville, NC […]

Great 100 Nurses Recognized by Mission Health Board of Directors

Four nurses selected for the 2016 North Carolina Great 100 award were recognized by the Mission Health Board of Directors at Mission Hospital, Asheville, NC, on September 22, 2016. Each year, 100 nurses across the state are selected from blinded nominations for their excellence in nursing practice and commitment to their profession and community. Kathy […]

Class: Writing Tips for Great 100 Nominations Nov. 9, 2016

Plan early for the 2017 Great 100 Nominations!   Do you know an exceptional RN who deserves to be selected as a 2017 Great 100 Nurse? Learn more about gathering the best information now to be ready to submit the nomination in early 2017 before the April 15th deadline. CLASS: Celebrating Nurses–Tips for Writing Successful Nominations […]