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FaithHealth-Gaston’s work with seniors featured in Gaston Gazette

What happens when you’re discharged from the hospital and have no one to support you and no way to get to your next appointment? The Gaston Gazette recently ran an article on FaithHealth-Gaston’s work with seniors and others. “What happens after discharge is arguably just as important as what happens while a patient is in the […]

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Winston-Salem Monthly highlights work of Supporters of Health

      The Winston-Salem Monthly featured the work of Enrique Catana (pictured at left) and others who are bringing health to neighborhoods in and around Winston-Salem. The article points out the the Supporters of Health program began in 2012 when several Environmental Services workers at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center (WFBMC) were retrained to […]

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Mother’s Day Offering: June Britt, FaithHealthNC Connector

To learn more about the Mother’s Day Offering, click HERE. By Melanie Raskin Ask June Britt and she’ll tell you her personal theme song is the inspiring hymn, “If I Can Help Somebody, Then My Living Will Not Be in Vain.” That’s exactly what she gets to do in her job as a FaithHealthNC Connector. […]

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Christmas toys for hurricane-hit Princeville

FaithHealthNC partnered with other divisions and departments in Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center to deliver a pick-up truck and trailer filled with toys for the children at Princeville Elementary School in Princeville, NC.  Pictured are Rev. Leland Kerr, Baptist Healthcare Liaison with FaithHealthNC (left) and Rev. Tony Brown, Baptist Connector with FaithHealthNC who delivered the […]

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New issue: FaithHealth Magazine Fall 2016

The New FaithHealth Magazine is HERE. The Fall 2016 FaithHealth Magazine focuses on “Connectors.” These heroes have a unique mix of expertise — knowledge of community resources, respect and trust within the community, and most of all, the desire to serve. Connection is Medicine: A Discovery for 21st Century Health, by Gary Gunderson FaithHealth Connector June […]

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Using Small Comforts, Congregations ‘Adopt’ Caregivers

      Currently, 13 congregations representing many denominations have adopted clinical units. By Les Gura Taryn Jaster (left, in white coat) has been a paramedic and operating room nurse and now is a nurse in the Emergency Department at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. As much as anyone, she understands the stress faced by caregivers. […]

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