Coronavirus

Greater New Bern area Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates

jim davis gives us an update regarding covid at carolinaeast medical center

CarolinaEast Vice President of Nursing — Request to our Community

The Podsquad caught up with Jim Davis, Vice President of Nursing at CarolinaEast Medical Center a couple of weeks ago. He shed light on how things are going and what our community can do to help the Hospital’s efforts. Mr. Davis started out by saying, “We are as busy as we were last …

CarolinaEast Vice President of Nursing — Request to our Community Read More »

Two CarolinaEast Nurses holding award plaque

Nursing Celebrated, Honored at NC Nurses Association Convention

For two days, the North Carolina Nurses Association (NCNA) helped bring a bit of normalcy to nurses with networking, continuing education, and professional development as part of its 114th Annual Convention in Concord. NCNA honored nurses and put a special focus on the theme of resiliency and burnout as the profession rounds out …

Nursing Celebrated, Honored at NC Nurses Association Convention Read More »

COVID-19 Mask Update

Following New CDC guidance on face coverings, governor lifts many COVID-19 restrictions

State to lift gathering limits, social distancing requirements in all settings and indoor mask mandate for most settings Via North Carolina Governor’s Office North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper and North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Mandy K. Cohen, M.D. on Friday shared an update on the state’s COVID-19 progress. Throughout …

Following New CDC guidance on face coverings, governor lifts many COVID-19 restrictions Read More »

CarolinaEast Medical Center

CarolinaEast Medical Center Eases Visitor Restrictions

Patients Allowed Two Designated Visitors During Expanded Hours Effective Monday, March 29, 2021 CarolinaEast Health System is expanding limited visitation at CarolinaEast Medical Center and the Outpatient Surgery Center. All inpatients will be allowed two designated visitors during the expanded visiting hours of 9:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. Last March, CarolinaEast restricted all …

CarolinaEast Medical Center Eases Visitor Restrictions Read More »

CarolinaEast Vaccinations

CarolinaEast Health System Hosting Community Vaccination Events in Three Locations

Available for Individuals that Meet NC Vaccination Criteria On Saturday, March 6, 2021, CarolinaEast Health System will be hosting a multi-site COVID-19 Community Vaccination Event in Craven County. The event will take place at three locations, including CarolinaEast Internal Medicine in Vanceboro (620 Farmlife Ave., Vanceboro), CarolinaEast Internal Medicine in Havelock (532 Webb …

CarolinaEast Health System Hosting Community Vaccination Events in Three Locations Read More »

Craven County Disaster Recovery Alliance

Long Term Recovery Group Seeks Volunteers

The Craven County Disaster Recovery Alliance (CCDRA) was formed in October 2016, not long after the devastation of Hurricane Matthew. The Mission of CCDRA is simple: “To strengthen area wide disaster coordination through information sharing, simplifying the access to available resources for individuals and families, and jointly resolving cases with unmet needs from disasters.” While the …

Long Term Recovery Group Seeks Volunteers Read More »

NC County of Concern

Revised: Craven County COVID-19 Positive Case Reporting

Since March 2020, Craven County Health Department has been publishing daily reports on COVID-19 cases in the County. They stopped reporting on January 1, 2021. Craven County Health Department Director Scott Harrelson explained why, “Most of the reporting we were doing was a duplication of what is already on the state COVID-19 dashboard …

Revised: Craven County COVID-19 Positive Case Reporting Read More »