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Labor
11:37 pm
Tue July 22, 2014

Protesters Push for Higher Wages, Workers' Rights

Protesters argue for worker's rights outside of Lloyd Presbyterian Church in downtown Winston-Salem Tuesday, July 22, 2014.
Credit WFDD photo by Paul Garber

Social justice activists in Winston-Salem are advocating for higher pay and better working conditions for low-level employees.

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Business
2:52 am
Fri April 11, 2014

Despite Challenges to Healthcare Industry, Novant Health Sees Steady Growth

Last year, Novant Health Systems initiated a brand change to create a united front for all their 17 facilities. All locations now have the Novant Health name on their signage and other marketing materials.
Credit Novant Health

Each week, WFDD contributor Justin Catanoso interviews a reporter from our media partner, the Triad Business Journal. This week's Business Report focuses on a major player in the state's healthcare industry: Winston-Salem-based Novant Health.

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Health
6:38 pm
Wed February 26, 2014

Outreach is Key as ACA Deadline Approaches

Credit Photo Courtesy of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Health care navigators and providers are reaching out to the public as the March 31 deadline for the state Health Exchange approaches. North Carolinians who are uninsured must enroll through the Health Insurance Marketplace by the end of next month. 

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Novant CJD
1:15 am
Tue February 11, 2014

18 patients at Forsyth Medical Center Exposed to Rare, Deadly Brain Disease

Novant Health reacts quickly to notify patients they were exposed to a rare brain disease. Hospital also ushers in new surgical tool sterilization procedure.
Credit Novant Health

Hospital officials are enacting a new sterilization procedure after 18 patients were exposed to a rare, deadly brain disease.

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