test13
Loading...

August 19, 2017

The general term, “edema,” describes the swelling caused by the retention of fluids in the body’s tissues.

There is, however, a specific condition known as lymphedema, which occurs when the body’s lymphatic system is unable to perform one of its basic functions – the…


Vidant Edgecombe names new director of patient care

August 19, 2017

Vidant Edgecombe Hospital in Tarboro recently welcomed John Resch as the new director of Patient Care Services.

Resch comes from Pleasant Grove, Utah, where he was serving as director of Emergency Departments at Utah Valley Hospital and Orem Community Hospital. He has over 22 years of health care…


Vidant Edgecombe Hospital awards grants to community groups

August 18, 2017

Vidant Edgecombe Hospital recently hosted its 12th annual Community Benefit Grants Reception, disbursing a total of $109,000 to 10 local community agencies.

Vidant Health’s commitment to improving the health and well-being of Eastern North Carolina includes helping people take better care of…


NCC event helps support EMS workers

August 17, 2017

Nash Community College Student Government Association and Emergency Services hosted a “Be a Friend, Build a Friend” community event in the NCC Continuing Education and Public Services Building multipurpose room.

Approximately 150 faculty, staff, students and local residents attended the…