Cornerstone Neuro-Psychology Recognized as Partner in MS Care

02/08/2016

Providing leadership in Multiple Sclerosis Mental Health Care

Cornerstone Podiatrist to Lead NC Foot & Ankle Society

02/25/2016

Dekarlos Dial, DPM, was recently installed as the president of the North Carolina Foot & Ankle Society

Grace Terrell, MD, appointed to GAO Committee on Physician Payment Models

10/09/2015

Grace Terrell, MD, was recently appointed by the United States Government Accountability Office (GAO) to the Physician-Focused Payment Model Technical Advisory Committee. This committee will provide comments and recommendations to the Secretary of Health and Human Services on physician-focused payment models.

Cornerstone Health Care Receives 2015 AMGF Acclaim Award

09/24/2015

The American Medical Group Association (AMGA) recently announced that that Cornerstone Health Care is the recipient of the 2015 AMGF Acclaim Award.

Cornerstone Health Care recognized by UnitedHealthcare for improving service to Medicare Advantage members

09/23/2015

Cornerstone Health Care is proud to announce that it has recently earned the 2014 UnitedHealthcare PATH Excellence in Patient Service Award.

Medicare ACOs Continue to Improve Quality of Care, Generate Shared Savings

08/26/2015

Cornerstone Health Care was one of the ACOs that generated shared savings. Cornerstone had the highest quality scores of North Carolina ACOs and had the sixth highest reported quality scores of all ACOs nationally.

NCHQA Receives ABIM Foundation Award to Reduce Overuse of Tests and Treatments Identified by Choosing Wisely® Campaign

06/18/2015

Duke Medicine and Cornerstone Health Care will focus on measurable reductions in antibiotic use, among other goals.

New ABIM Foundation Grantees Will Focus on Reducing Overuse of Tests and Treatments Identified by Choosing Wisely® Campaign

06/19/2015

Health care organizations will focus on measurable reductions in antibiotic use and unnecessary testing, such as imaging Second set of Choosing Wisely grantees funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Put Your Best Foot Forward

03/25/2015

Listen to Dr.Christine Wright's expert views

Cornerstone Health Care Receives National Recognition as a Gold Fit-Friendly Worksite

01/05/2010

Cornerstone Health Care was recently named a Gold Fit-Friendly Worksite by the American Heart Association, AHA.

Dr. Grace E. Terrell Named to National Healthcare IT Commission

01/05/2010

Dr. Grace E. Terrell, President & CEO of Cornerstone Health Care, was appointed to the Certification Commission for Healthcare Information Technology board.

Carolina Cardiology Cornerstone Receives Re-Accreditation for Advanced Nuclear Laboratory

02/23/2010

Carolina Cardiology Cornerstone in High Point, NC was re-accredited by ICANL for the quality of its advanced Nuclear Laboratory.

Cornerstone Behavioral Medicine Opens Cornerstone Autism Diagnostic Clinic

09/27/2010

Cornerstone Behavioral Medicine and Ling & Kerr proudly announce the opening of Cornerstone Autism Diagnostic Clinic in High Point, NC.

Cornerstone Behavioral Medicine Introduces Autism Diagnostic Clinic

09/27/2010

Cornerstone Behavioral Medicine in High Point, NC will open an Autism Diagnostic Clinic for comprehensive assessments of Autism Spectrum Disorder.

Christopher S. Cowen, PA-C Joins High Point Family Practice

09/27/2010

Certified Physician Assistant Christopher Cowen joins High Point Family Practice.

Cornerstone Dietitian Certified as Diabetes Educator

11/29/2010

Cornerstone Clinical Pharmacy Services in High Point, NC Registered Dietitian Deborah Rosenquist is a Certified Diabetes Educator.

Cornerstone Doctor to Serve as High Point University Medical Director

02/09/2011

Cornerstone Health Care's Dr. Danielle Mahaffey will serve as High Point University's medical director of the on-campus student health center.

Cornerstone Health Care Practices Receive Recognition as Level 3 NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home™

03/10/2011

Thirteen Cornerstone Health Care primary care practices are recognized as a Level 3 NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home™.

Patricia M. Klein, PA-C Receives Excellence in Clinical Teaching Award

05/24/2011

Patricia M. Klein, PA-C with Brookview Hills Internal Medicine in Winston-Salem, received an Excellence in Clinical Teach Award.

Family and Community Medicine of Asheboro Receives Quality Recognition

05/24/2011

Family and Community Medicine of Asheboro and Dr. Thomas Whyte have received recognition for quality cardiovascular and stroke care.

Clinical Neuropsychologists Join Cornerstone Health Care

07/18/2011

Drs. Adriana Yon, Adam McDermott and Lynda Johnson joined Cornerstone Behavioral Medicine in High Point, NC.

Two Surgeons Join Cornerstone

08/02/2011

Dr. Shawn Fleming and Dr. Nikhil Teppara have joined Cornerstone Surgery in High Point, NC.

William G. Smith, Jr., MD Joins Cornerstone Endocrinology

08/05/2011

Dr. William G. Smith, Jr. joined Cornerstone Endocrinology in High Point, NC.

Cari Beth Triplett, FNP-BC Joins Cornerstone Family Medicine at Trinity

09/08/2011

Cari Beth Triplett, FNP-BC has joined Cornerstone Family Medicine at Trinity (Thomasville, NC).

Cornerstone Health Care Practices Receive Recognition as NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home™

09/09/2011

Four Cornerstone Health System primary care practices have received NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home™ recognition.

Sera L. Jacob, MD Joins High Point ENT Associates

09/15/2011

Dr. Sera Jacob has joined High Point ENT Associates in High Point, NC.

Marnie S. Marlette, MD Joins Cornerstone Premier Care

10/03/2011

Dr. Marnie S. Marlette has joined Cornerstone Premier Care in High Point, NC, a Family Medicine practice.

Clinical Psychologist Joins Cornerstone Health Care

10/17/2011

Clinical Psychologist Dr. Ellen A. Nicola has joined Cornerstone Behavioral Medicine (High Point, NC).

Cornerstone Sleep Center Receives 5-Year National Accreditation

11/07/2011

Both Cornerstone Sleep Center locations (High Point, NC) have been awarded 5-year accreditation from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM).

Cornerstone Practices Collaborate on Memory and Aging Care Clinic

11/08/2011

Local doctors have created Cornerstone Memory & Aging Care Clinic in High Point, NC, to provide comprehensive care for patients with memory problems.

Cornerstone Health Care Pediatric Practices Receive Recognition as NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home™

11/16/2011

Cornerstone Health Care’s six pediatric practices have received recognition from NCQA as a Patient-Centered Medical Home™.

Radhika Phadke, MD, PhD Joins Cornerstone Endocrinology

11/17/2011

Dr. Radhika Phadke has joined Cornerstone Endocrinology (High Point, NC).

Cornerstone Foundation Announces 2011-2012 Board of Directors

11/17/2011

The Cornerstone Health Care Foundation (High Point, NC) has announced its 2011-2012 Board of Directors.

Cornerstone Announces Plans to Increase Accountability and Patient Access, Decrease Waste and Costs

12/31/2011

Cornerstone Health Care (High Point, NC) announced plans to increase accountability, patient access and quality while eliminating waste and decreasing costs.

Cornerstone's Thomasville Family Practice Associates Recognized as NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home™

02/06/2012

Thomasville Family Practice Associates (Thomasville, NC) has received recognition from NCQA as a Patient-Centered Medical Home™.

Kelly Wood, MD Joins Lucas Pediatrics

03/19/2012

Dr. Kelly Wood has joined Lucas Pediatrics of Cornerstone Health Care Greensboro (NC).

Cornerstone Neurologist Co-Authors Article in New England Journal of Medicine

03/20/2012

Dr. Douglas R. Jeffery of Advance Neurology and Pain (Advance, NC), has co-authored an article for The New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM).

Premier Med Spa Offers Yoga Classes at Premier Medical Plaza

04/01/2012

Need to relax? Come to a yoga class offered by Premier Med Spa at Premier Medical Plaza, every Monday and Thursday evenings.

Cigna Announces Collaborative Accountable Care Programs

04/09/2012

Cigna Announces Collaborative Accountable Care Programs with 10 Physician Groups Across the US, Including Cornerstone

Pulmonologist Joins Cornerstone Health Care

04/18/2012

Pulmonologist Prag Gupta, MD, has joined Cornerstone Pulmonology.

Cornerstone Health Care to participate as a Medicare Shared Savings Program Accountable Care Organization

07/09/2012

Cornerstone Health Care today announced it has been selected to participate in the Medicare Shared Savings Program.

Cornerstone Joins Aetna Quality Initiative

07/12/2012

Cornerstone Health Care announced that it will participate with Aetna in the health benefits company's national Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) program.

Counseling Psychologist Joins Cornerstone Behavioral Health

07/24/2012

M. Paige Powell, Ph.D., has joined Cornerstone Behavioral Medicine at Premier where she will provide psychological assessment and therapy.

Coventry and Cornerstone Health Care Announce New Benefit Plan

10/24/2012

Cornerstone Health Care have introduced an innovative health benefits product, Carelink®, for employers in Guilford, Randolph and Davidson Counties.

When will electronic records save health systems money?

01/08/2013

The adoption of electronic health record systems by providers and hospitals has always been based in part on the promise of saving money over the long term.

Higher Quality, Lower Costs with Cornerstone, UnitedHealthcare Partnership

01/15/2013

Cornerstone is partnering with UnitedHealthcare to form an accountable care organization that will tie health care delivery more closely to quality metrics

Goal: Affordable, Quality Healthcare

01/15/2013

Dr. Grace Terrell envisions and expects that the future of health care will reflect the improvement of chronic heart condition patient Jane Doe.

Cornerstone Health Care Launches ACO with UnitedHealthcare and Optum

01/15/2013

Cornerstone Health Care is collaborating with UnitedHealthcare and Optum, businesses of UnitedHealth Group.

Slight Drop in Flu Cases, but Cornerstone Doctor Still Encourages Flu Shots

01/16/2013

HIGH POINT —The good news about influenza is that although the disease remains widespread across the country, the worst may be over in the Triad.

Physician-led Cornerstone Health Care and UnitedHealthcare in ACO

01/16/2013

Cornerstone Health Care is collaborating with UnitedHealthcare and Optum, a division of UnitedHealthcare, to form an accountable care organization.

Cornerstone, UnitedHealthcare Accountable Care Focuses on Coordinated Care

01/16/2013

Cornerstone Health Care formed a partnership with UnitedHealthcare and Optum to create an ACO that works with its more than 80 practices

Cornerstone Health, Triad HealthCare push new care delivery plans

01/25/2013

Cornerstone Health Care in High Point and Greensboro Triad create a health care delivery model designed to link care and reimbursement with quality metrics.

A promising new model for health care

01/25/2013

Employers, consumers and taxpayers — those who are paying the health care bills — are increasingly demanding cost containment and improved quality of care.

Physicians and Experts Discuss Medicare Reform

01/29/2013

Physicians, healthcare executives and congressional staff experts analyze and weigh the policy options available in overhauling the Medicare payment system.

Geonetric Launches Responsive Website for Cornerstone Health Care

01/31/2013

Geonetric, an online solutions provider for the healthcare industry, launched a new website for Cornerstone Health Care, High Point, NC.

M. Shakir Ejaz, MD joins Cornerstone Pulmonology

02/04/2013

Cornerstone Pulmonology welcomes M. Shakir Ejaz, MD to its practice where he will provide sleep medicine and pulmonary-related health care services to patients.

Cornerstone Hematology/Oncology Welcomes Dr. Barry Seltzer

02/04/2013

Emerywood Hematology/Oncology announces a change in its name to Cornerstone Hematology/Oncology, and welcomes Barry R. Seltzer, MD to the practice.

Cornerstone Health Care Receives National Recognition for Patient Satisfaction Initiative

02/08/2013

Cornerstone Health Care was recently named a 2012 Success Story Award® winner by Press Ganey Associates, Inc.

Cornerstone Health Care Honored for Patient Satisfaction

02/08/2013

High Point-based Cornerstone Health Care has been named one of nine Success Story award winners for 2012 by Press Ganey Associates

Medi-Nail Spa Opens at Cornerstone Foot and Ankle Specialists

02/13/2013

Cornerstone Foot & Ankle Specialists announces the opening of the Medi-Nail Spa at Westchester

Cornerstone Health Care Named a 2013 Best Employer in North Carolina

02/14/2013

Cornerstone Health Care was recently named as one of the 2013 Best Employers in North Carolina.

Cornerstone Lactation Services Opens in North High Point

02/21/2013

Support for successful breastfeeding for mothers and their babies is now available through Cornerstone Lactation Services, a new program.

Sameea Sadiq, MD, Joins Cornerstone Nephrology

02/22/2013

Sameea Sadiq, MD, has joined Cornerstone Nephrology where she provides care to patients with kidney disease and hypertension.

Cardiac Care Evolving to Combat Readmissions

02/22/2013

Hospitals and cardiologists are rethinking how they approach inpatient care for heart failure patients, and more importantly, what happens once they leave.

1,000 High Point Middle School Students Introduced to Health Care Careers

02/27/2013

Zoology and medical school are high on the list of career ideas for 1,000 middle school students in Cornerstone Health Care Foundation's health care camp

Bethlehem Family Practice Joins Cornerstone Health Care

03/01/2013

Cornerstone continues to expand its presence in the western part of North Carolina with the addition of Taylorsvilles Bethlehem Family Practice.

New health clinic helps down-on-luck adults

03/07/2013

Cornerstone Care Outreach Clinic recently opened to help adult Medicaid and low-income Medicare patients with their illness.

High Point United Way gets record $4.72 million in donations

03/07/2013

$4.72 million was raised to fund programs at 29 United Way of Greater High Point local partner agencies, Campaign Chairman Tim Ilderton announced Wednesday.

Cornerstone PCMH initiative called ‘wave of the future’

03/07/2013

An outreach clinic of Cornerstone Health Care is focusing on getting more adult Medicaid and low-income Medicare patients to participate in regular quality care

Cornerstone opens High Point clinic focused on low-income patients

03/07/2013

Cornerstone Health Care has launched a new High Point clinic to serve low-income patients eligible for Medicaid and Medicare.

Cornerstone Health Care Opens Clinic for Medicare, Medicaid Patients

03/07/2013

Cornerstone Care Outreach Clinic is recruiting adult Medicaid and low-income Medicare patients to a new medical to treat illnesses effectively.

Cornerstone Foot & Ankle Specialists Opens Office in Premier Medical Plaza

03/14/2013

Cornerstone Foot & Ankle Specialists is expanding services to an additional High Point location at Premier Medical Center.

Business Milestones

03/16/2013

Cornerstone Health Care in High Point was recently named as one of the 2013 Best Employers in North Carolina .

Sneezing already? Global warming may be to blame

03/21/2013

Seasonal allergies, also known as hay fever and allergic rhinitis, can be miserable to both the sufferer and those around them.

Cornerstone Health Care to add a practice per month

03/29/2013

High Point’s Cornerstone Health Care stands out in North Carolina among independent physician groups in its rapidly expanding geographic footprint.

Cornerstone forges ahead on health reform

03/31/2013

Finding the balance between competing with the Triads top health-care providers and being responsibly cautious with growth is hard but possible.

Cornerstone Health Care launches consulting arm

04/02/2013

High Point-based Cornerstone Health Care has launched a consulting arm to advise physician groups of value-based medicine by Cornerstone.

Jonesville Family Medical Center Joins Cornerstone Health Care

04/08/2013

Cornerstone Heath Care continues to expand its presence west of the Triad with the addition of Jonesville Family Medical Center, JFMC

Jonesville Family Medical Partners with Cornerstone Health Care

04/09/2013

Jonesville Family Medical Center began its partnership with Cornerstone Health Care Monday.

Cornerstone Electrodiagnostic Expert Achieves Subspecialty Certification for Neuroimaging

05/23/2013

Cornerstone Electrodiagnostic Expert Achieves Subspecialty Certification for Neuroimaging

Mike Jones, DPM Joins Cornerstone Foot & Ankle Specialists

06/24/2013

Mike Jones, DPM has joined the practice Cornerstone Foot & Ankle Specialists and will see patients in locations at Westchester in High Point and in Asheboro.

Ford, Simpson, Lively & Rice Pediatrics Dedicates Lactation Room to Nurse Judy Landis

06/24/2013

Ford, Simpson, Lively & Rice Pediatrics honored a very special member of their team this week by dedicating the practice’s Lactation Room to Judith Landis, RN.

Alehegn “Alex” Asres, MD Joins Cornerstone Health Care

06/26/2013

Alehegn “Alex” Asres, MD Joins Cornerstone Internal Medicine at Westchester.

Registered Nurse promoted to Nurse Practitioner

06/28/2013

Cornerstone Pediatric Associates of Kernersville is pleased to announce that Brandi Jordan has assumed the role of Nurse Practitioner.

Midwife Joins Cornerstone Practice

06/28/2013

Cornerstone Health Care welcomes Lori Clemmons, MSN, CNM High Point OB-GYN.

Ophthalmologist Joins Cornerstone Health Care

07/01/2013

Cornerstone Health Care welcomes J. Zachary Forsey, MD to Cornerstone Eye Care.

Bowers Plastic Surgery Joins Cornerstone Health Care

07/01/2013

Cornerstone Health Care announced that David M. Bowers, MD, has joined the group and is opening Bowers Plastic Surgery.

Certified Physician Assistant Joins CIMJ

07/08/2013

Certified Physician Assistant Joins Cornerstone Internal Medicine at Jamestown

Dr. Ailisa Kahill Joins Generations Family Medicine and Aesthetics

07/22/2013

Generations Family Medicine and Aesthetics in Hickory announces Dr. Ailisa Kahill’s transition to our practice from Conover Family Practice.

Cornerstone Health Care Welcomes Christine E. Kulish, DO to Central Carolina Women’s Center

08/05/2013

Central Carolina Women’s Center announced that Dr. Christine E. Kulish has joined the practice which is located at 136 South Park Street in Asheboro.

Conover Family Practice Welcomes New Nurse Practitioner

08/05/2013

Conover Family Practice (CFP) is pleased to announce that Cameron Mull, RN, BSN, MSN, has joined the practice as a Family Nurse Practitioner.

Cornerstone Health Care Receives Inaugural NCMGM First Citizens Bank Practice of the Year Award

09/24/2013

Cornerstone Health Care was named the 2013 Practice of the Year at the North Carolina Medical Group Managers annual Fall Conference, held September 10-13.

Wave of new patients to find an urgent prescription in 2014

10/11/2013

Wave of new patients to find an urgent prescription in 2014

Obamacare: The Rest of the Story

10/13/2013

Dr. Grace Terrell, Cornerstone's CEO and President was quoted in this New York Times article on the ACA and how it can be a private business market solution.

Spotlight shines on Cornerstone Health Care in New York Times column

10/14/2013

Spotlight shines on Cornerstone Health Care in New York Times column

Unique to the Triad: Health Care Affiliation Joins

11/14/2013

Unique to the Triad: Health Care Affiliation Joins Wake Forest Baptist and Cornerstone Health Care

Cancer treatments focusing more on supporting patients in survivorship

11/29/2013

Cancer treatments focusing more on supporting patients in survivorship

Cornerstone Health Care Practices Recognized

02/24/2014

Cornerstone Health Care Practices Recognized For Patient-Centered Medical Home Care

Missing Laptop Notice

02/26/2014

Notice for Cornerstone Health Care Patients Regarding Missing Laptop

Welcomes Asheboro Family Physicians

03/01/2014

Cornerstone Health Care Welcomes Asheboro Family Physicians to its Asheboro Medical Neighborhood

Rite Aid Introduces Innovative Health Alliance Program To Improve Patient Health, Treatment Outcomes

03/10/2014

Rite Aid Introduces Innovative Health Alliance Program To Improve Patient Health, Treatment Outcomes

Award Winning And State-Of-The-Art New Site For Cornerstone Eye Care

03/11/2014

Award Winning And State-Of-The-Art New Site For Cornerstone Eye Care

FastMed Urgent Care and Cornerstone Health Care Join Forces to Help Improve Quality, Continuity and Cost of Care for NC Patient

03/25/2014

FastMed-Cornerstone Affiliation to Benefit North Carolina Patients with Specialist and Urgent Care Needs

Cornerstone Health Care Expands Walk-In Services Offering Convenient Health Care

04/01/2014

Cornerstone Health Care Expands Walk-In Services Offering Convenient Health Care

Put your best foot forward

05/16/2014

Learn more about Dr. Wright's expert advise on how to stay healthy this summer.

Joanna N. Izquierdo

07/31/2014

Cornerstone Health Care welcomes Certified Physician Assistant Joanna N. Izquierdo to High Point Gastroenterology

Doctors of Audiology

09/04/2014

Doctors of Audiology and Clinical Audiologist Join Cornerstone

Several Providers Join Cornerstone Health Care

09/24/2014

Cornerstone Health Care welcomes Certified Physician Assistants Michelle Boles and Mark Frieze, Certified Nurse Practitioner Christine Thornsbury and Licensed Psychological Consultant Sascha Pope to the multi-disciplinary practice.

Neuropsychologist Joins Cornerstone

01/26/2015

Cornerstone Health Care welcomes Leah Chapman, PhD, to Cornerstone Behavioral Medicine where she provides neuropsychological assessment.