Articles by Bill Flgg


Awards Kept Coming in 2015 for Cary Medical Center

By Bill Flgg on Dec. 28, 2015, at 12:30 p.m.
Cary Medical Center recently held its Annual Employee Longevity Awards Banquet at the Caribou Inn and Convention Center recognizing 74 employees with a combined 1,205 years of service to the hospital. Among those attending the banquet and recognized for 55 years of continuous service in the hospital laboratory was Mary Lou Nelson, (seated). Nelson received a number of gifts recognizing her years of service including an Amish crafted Rocking Chair, a canvas print of Cary Medical Center and airline tickets to visit her family in Alaska. Kris Doody, RN, and Chief Executive Officer at Cary, said that 55 Years of Service is a record for the hospital. Presenting Mary Lou with her gifts were, (left to right), Paula Parent, RN, Director of Human Resources; Joan McElwain, Laboratory Manager; Kris Doody, RN, CEO; and Gregg Collins, Chairman of the Cary Board of Directors.

Cary Honors Employees for 1200 Years of Combined Service

By Bill Flgg on June 29, 2015, at 2:17 p.m.
Kris Doody, RN, MSB, FACHE,Chief Executive Officer at Cary Medical Center

Cary Medical Center CEO Recognized by National Publication

By Bill Flgg on Feb. 04, 2015, at 12:30 p.m.
After providing cancer care services in Cary Medical Center’s Specialty Clinic for more than 36 years, Dr. Ronald Rohe, Oncologist/Hematologist, was recently honored at a farewell retirement reception attended by physician colleagues, hospital administration and many Cary staff members. Dr. Rohe and his wife, Toni, were presented with several gifts from the hospital. With Dr. Rohe, (far right), are (L-R), Kris Doody, RN, Cary CEO; Toni Rohe  and Allan Espinosa, MD, one of Cary’s full-time Oncologist/Hematologists working to build the hospital’s new Jefferson Cary Oncology Center.

Cary Medical Center Honors Long Time Cancer Specialist

By Bill Flgg on Jan. 19, 2015, at 3:50 p.m.

Hospital CEO Recertified by American College of Healthcare Executives

By Bill Flgg on Nov. 22, 2014, at 9:44 a.m.

Cary Medical Center Recognized by Joint Commission as Top Performer

By Bill Flgg on Nov. 14, 2014, at 8:29 p.m.

Stroke Prevention Program Marks 5th Year

By Bill Flgg on Nov. 06, 2014, at 5:27 p.m.

Alzheimer’s Support Group Benefits Caregivers and Health Workers

By Bill Flgg on Oct. 18, 2014, at 1:01 p.m.

Dr. Joel Fuhrman Returns for Stroke Program

By Bill Flgg on Oct. 13, 2014, at 10:08 a.m.
The Collins Family was honored at Cary Medical Center’s 90th anniversary celebration on Sept. 24 at the Caribou Inn and Convention Center. Pictured from left, are Cary CEO Kris Doody, RN; chairman of the Cary Medical Center board of directors Gregg Collins; former member Cary Medical Center board of directors and member of the Caribou Hospital District, Don Collins; Mrs. Patricia Collins, Sam Collins and Shawn Laferriere, DO, president of the medical staff at Cary.

Cary Medical Center Celebrates 90th Anniversary

By Bill Flgg on Oct. 01, 2014, at 2:42 p.m.

Cary Completes ‘Dress Rehearsal’ of Cary Kids Cook

By Bill Flgg on Sept. 15, 2014, at 11:33 a.m.

Living Art – Living Well Seminar Presents Gifted Basketmakers

By Bill Flgg on April 25, 2014, at 5:16 p.m.

Cary to Present Alzheimer’s Documentary – ‘The Genius of Marian’

By Bill Flgg on April 25, 2014, at 3:49 p.m.