NC Specialty Hospital Receives 5-Star Rating from Medicare!

NCSH Durham NC 5 Stars

Medicare has released a snapshot from its Hospital Star Rating System, which rates hospitals based on 62 quality measures.  The release reveals that only 2 percent of the 4,599 hospitals in the database got five stars for the last year.  Twenty percent got four and 39 percent got three.  About 3 percent got only a single star.  North Carolina Specialty Hospital (NCSH) is in the 2 percent that got 5 stars!!

Triangle Orthopaedics jointly owns the North Carolina Specialty Hospital.  As a privately owned medical facility, it provides individualized attention to each and every patient it serves.  Conveniently located at 3916 Ben Franklin Blvd, in Durham, North Carolina, it is across the street from the Durham office of Triangle Orthopaedic Associates, P.A.  Many TOA specialties work with NCSH, including Triangle Breast Care, TOA Surgical Specialists, Bariatric Specialists of North Carolina, and Wound Care, in addition to Orthopaedics. All of our current Bundled Payment programs include NC Specialty Hospital.

Related: Wound Care Named 2015 Center of Distinction

Dr. Kathryn Baerman and TOA Breast Care Featured in Magazine Article

 

Baerman Triangle Breast Care Chapel Hill Durham Raleigh

 

Dr. Kathryn Baerman was recently featured in a magazine article describing one woman’s walk through the diagnosis and management of breast cancer: A Testimony of Faith During Sickness.

Dr. Baerman, Surgical Director of Triangle Breast Care, leads a team of oncoplastic and reconstructive surgeons, oncologists, physical therapists, and cancer rehabilitation specialists.  These professionals take amultidisciplinary approach to developing and implementing an ongoing care plan unique to each patient.  Dr. Baerman performs office consultations, breast biopsies, breast conservation and oncoplastic surgeries, mastectomies, and sentinel lymph node biopsies.

Dr. Baerman welcomes patients at the Chapel Hill, Durham, and Southpoint locations of TOA. She performs surgeries at Duke Regional, North Carolina Specialty Hospital, and Davis Ambulatory Surgery Center.