Novant health

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., June 15, 2021 Nearly 16 months after the first COVID-19 cases hit North Carolina and six months into vaccine distribution, Novant Health announced today that it has administered over 500,000 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine, which represents more than 253,000 fully vaccinated individuals. To mark this milestone, Novant Health has provided additional data…

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By John Trump Carolina Journal News Service RALEIGH — Democrat Gov. Roy Cooper issued his first executive order of the pandemic in March 2020, at the time implementing a interminable state of emergency, a move that’s typically reserved for hurricanes and other natural disasters. On Friday, June 11, Cooper issued yet another order in the long series.…

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Wilmington, N.C. – UNCW has joined colleges and universities nationwide that are participating in the White House’s College Vaccine Campus Challenge, an effort to help the United States reach at least a 70 percent COVID-19 vaccination rate. Participating colleges and universities commit to three key actions: engaging every student, faculty and staff member; organizing their college communities;…

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PPD

WILMINGTON, N.C. – PPD, Inc. (Nasdaq: PPD) was named “Best Contract Research Organization” at the 14th annual Vaccine Industry Excellence (ViE) Awards during the 2021 World Vaccine Congress. Accelerated Enrollment Solutions (AES), a business of PPD, received the honor of “highly commended” in the category of “Best Clinical Trial Network.” “When it comes to helping customers develop safe and effective vaccines, our dedicated…

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RALEIGH— NFIB will key-vote Senate Bill 477, legislation that would create a new cause of action against North Carolina’s small businesses. That means the state’s leading small business advocacy organization will record each legislator’s vote and report the results to NFIB members in their districts. “SB 477 may be called the Victims’ Fair Treatment Act,…

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FAYETTEVILLE, N.C., May 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The U.S. Military continues to move service members and their families internationally, despite the pandemic. With greater rules, increased restrictions, and unbelievable requirements, families are finding it even harder to navigate the system to transition to their new home.  Now more than ever, families need to use the MilVil app and…

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WILMINGTON, N.C., — CastleBranch, one of the premier employers in southeastern North Carolina, has announced a vaccine requirement for its 500 team members, helping to protect its community from the threat of COVID-19 while providing support and accommodations to those who can’t be vaccinated for medical, religious or philosophical reasons. The policy is being implemented to help protect…

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WILMINGTON, N.C., – New Hanover Regional Medical Center (NHRMC), now a part of Novant Health, will be hosting a drive-thru vaccination event for the community from 7 a.m. – noon this Thursday, April 29 in the parking lot in front of Lowe’s Home Improvement in Monkey Junction, located at 5110 S. College Road. Pfizer and…

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