Blue Cross allowing more comparison of NC medical costs
North Carolina's largest health insurer is opening its databanks to let consumers compare the costs of elective procedures and drive down rising medical prices. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina on Wednesday unveiled its online tool intended to make it easy to compare costs that can differ by thousands of dollars. Thu, 01/08/2015 - 2:04am
Mission Ready program sends medical supplies overseas
The New Hanover Regional Medical Center's Mission Ready program shipped medical supplies Saturday to a hospital half way across the world in hopes to be sustainable and to help those in need of treatment. Sun, 08/24/2014 - 12:37am
New Hanover Regional Medical Center begins construction on new emergency department
New Hanover Regional Medical Center began construction on a new standalone emergency department in the northern part of New Hanover County. Tue, 04/29/2014 - 10:50pm
Weapon and drugs found on hospital property
Police arrested two people Thursday evening at New Hanover Regional Medical Center for having drugs and a weapon on the property. Fri, 03/14/2014 - 12:03am
UPDATE: Man who sparked crash, slammed into phone pole charged
A Leland man faces multiple charges after police say he ran a stoplight at a Wilmington intersection, causing him to slam into two other cars and a phone pole. Bryant is charged with DWI and reckless driving to endanger. He was later released on a $1,000 secured bond. Tue, 10/29/2013 - 3:27pm
Car wreck sends three to hospital
A car wreck sent three to the hospital around 6:30 p.m this evening. Tue, 09/24/2013 - 1:48am
McCrory signs health care, NC employee bill
Gov. Pat McCrory says a new law will help North Carolina consumers make better health care decisions and help his administration run state government more effectively. Wed, 08/21/2013 - 5:03pm
NHRMC wants satellite ER
New Hanover Regional Medical Center has asked the state for permission to build a new emergency department in Wilmington, according to a release from the NC Department of Health and Human Services. Thu, 07/11/2013 - 12:35pm
Flu season already peaking, experts suggest vaccination
It's that time of year to get your flu shot. The experts say this year, the flu is already peaking. Thu, 12/27/2012 - 11:51pm
1 dead, 3 injured in North Carolina hospital fire
Authorities say one patient has been killed and three employees injured in a fire at a long-term care unit at a North Carolina hospital. Tue, 11/06/2012 - 8:58pm