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Catawba Valley Medical Center

Quality Healthcare

Close To Home

As the region’s largest not-for-profit community hospital, we exist to heal and comfort patients, to promote and foster a healthier community, and to assure access to healthcare to all who need it - regardless of their ability to pay. With a wide array of medical specialties, our skilled nurses and providers are trained to treat virtually any type of injury or illness, providing high-quality, easily accessible healthcare close to home.

We are committed to serving this community with the best resources available – both through technology and through people.

  • Heart Center

    Committed to high quality and superior outcomes, our accredited Heart Center maintains years of specialized clinical experience and is dedicated to caring for patients with skill and compassion. Our Heart Center staff partners with Catawba Valley Cardiology’s providers to deliver a team-oriented approach to patient heart issues, with a high level of technical expertise.

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  • Cancer Center

    Our Comprehensive Cancer Center was the first in the area to achieve accreditation from the American College of Surgeons as a comprehensive community hospital cancer program – making us one of just over 1,500 cancer programs to receive this honor in the United States. This translates into an outstanding continuum of care that includes leading edge diagnosis and treatments, talented staff, and the best medical equipment and support available.

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  • Orthopedics

    From sports-related injuries to bones and joints in need of repair, our Center for Orthopedics leads the way to recovery. The Center is known for both its surgical expertise and rehabilitation capabilities, as well its high quality total hip and knee replacement programs.

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  • Women and Children

    Our Center for Women & Children encompasses comprehensive, family-centered obstetrics and gynecological care for women at every stage in life from prenatal care and childbirth to menopause, and pediatrics for children up to age 18. Our staff is dedicated to providing the highest level of evidence-based healthcare with skill and compassion.

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  • Day Surgery

    Utilizing the same surgical suites as those for our inpatient procedures, our Day Surgery Center offers the convenience of outpatient surgery with the assurance that comes with being in a fully-staffed hospital environment.

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  • Primary Stroke Center

    When a patient arrives with stroke symptoms, our Primary Stroke Team is well-trained and prepared to provide patients with immediate access to the latest treatments in order to save lives and reduce likelihood of long-term disability caused by strokes. Available 24 hours, 7 days a week.

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  • Weight Management

    Our Surgical Weight Management Program offers medical assistance including bariatric surgery and support to provide treatment options aimed at improving health and prolonging life.

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  • Rehabilitation

    Our Center for Rehabilitation is a full service, multidisciplinary program offering inpatient and outpatient therapies. The comprehensive center includes a cardiopulmonary rehabilitation program as well as a fitness center with aquatics program and outdoor fitness trail. The 10-bed inpatient unit is certified by CARF as a Comprehensive Integrated Rehabilitation program.

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Awards & Accreditations

  • Accredited Center
  • CARF Accredited
  • The Joint Commission Approval
  • American College of Radiology
  • Women's Choice Award
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Catawba Latest News

  • Catawba Valley Community College's ValleySim Hospital ...
    Sep 20, 2023

    Healthcare Simulation Week was created to recognize global healthcare simulation professionals who use simulation to improve the safety, effectiveness and efficiency of health services every day. This week we raise awareness of how Catawba Valley Medical Center’s partnership with Catawba Valley Community College’s ValleySim Hospital leads to safer, more knowledgeable patient care among ...

  • Stevens Earns Certified Breast Care Nurse Recognition
    Aug 24, 2023

    We would like to congratulate Noelle Stevens for being Catawba Valley Medical Center’s first Certified Breast Care Nurse -- credentialed by the Oncology Nursing Society! This challenging exam encompasses the full spectrum of breast care and is an impressive accomplishment. Noelle has served as our cancer program’s breast navigator since 2019 and is an excellent educator, navigator and ...

  • Corporate Partner News for August 2023
    Aug 8, 2023

    1) Promoting Flu Vaccination in the Workplace Take ACTION to keep your workforce healthy this flu season, and consider hosting an on-site flu vaccination clinic! Making annual flu vaccinations part of your workplace wellness program offers benefits to you and your employees Reducing work time missed to get vaccinated Reducing absences due to illness, resulting in improved productivity Providing a ...

  • Catawba Valley Health System Announces New Partnership ...
    Aug 1, 2023

    Catawba Valley Health System (CVHS) has announced a new partnership with Catawba Valley Community College to create educational advancement opportunities for those looking to obtain their Registered Nursing (RN) degree. The Catawba Nurse Advancement Program (CNAP) offers financial assistance in the form of a forgivable loan for approved education expenses toward a two-year degree in a professional ...

  • Catawba Valley Health System Welcomes New Chief ...
    Jul 27, 2023

    Catawba Valley Health System (CVHS) has announced the hiring of Pam Gallagher as Chief Financial Officer. Gallagher first came to CVHS as interim CFO in April before being named to the permanent position in July. Gallagher has nearly three decades of extensive healthcare experience and comes to CVHS from having served in the interim CFO or permanent CFO role for hospitals and health systems in ...

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