Recent news from Burke Primary Care.
in office news, provider news | July 10, 2018, 1:11 p.m.
Morganton, NC (March 19, 2018) – Sarah Hudson recently joined Burke Primary Care as Practice Manager, assisting in the management of operations, staffing, administrative and patient communications.
Hudson previously was employed with Blue Ridge Medical Group where she was engaged physician relations, revenue cycle management, patient experience, and human resource management. She also served as Vice President of Operations at Delphi of TeamHealth (formerly Delphi Healthcare Partners, Inc.) for five years.
In 2008 Hudson earned her Master’s of Business Administration from Appalachian State University. She obtained a Bachelor’s of Science in Management with a concentration in Healthcare Administration from ...
in office, office news | July 3, 2018, 8:10 a.m.
In celebration of this years July 4th, BPC will be closing at 5 pm instead of 8 pm on Tuesday the 3rd and will be closed all day on Wednesday, July 4th. Have a safe and happy holiday!
in provider news | April 9, 2018, noon
The entire Burke Primary Care team mourns the sudden loss of our friend and colleague, John Frederick Sallstrom, 69, who died Friday, April 6, 2018. Our heartfelt thoughts and prayers are with the Sallstrom family. He practiced with Burke Primary Care since 1995
Born in Chicago, IL on April 28, 1948, he was the son of the late Raymond Sallstrom and Betty Lou Sullivan Sallstrom. John retired as a Major from the U.S. Air Force and was a veteran of the Vietnam War. He enjoyed golf, fishing, hunting, and was a racecar sponsor for Sallstrom Racing. ...
in Awards and Recognition, office news | March 26, 2018, 4:20 p.m.
Morganton, NC (March 20, 2018) – The American College of Radiology recently awarded Burke Primary Care the Gold Seal of Accreditation (ACR) after a comprehensive survey of the practice’s mammographic imaging facilities.
ACR Accreditation is recognized as the gold standard in medical imaging, according to the American College of Radiology. It demonstrates to patients, payers and referring physicians a high level of commitment to providing the safest and best quality care possible.
The accreditation is issued by ACR’s Breast Imaging Center of Excellence. The designation is awarded to breast imaging centers that achieve excellence by seeking and earning accreditation in ...
in Awards and Recognition, office news | March 22, 2018, 4:44 p.m.
Morganton, NC (March 6, 2018) – Health insurance leader, Humana, recently recognized Burke Primary Care by certifying the Morganton-based practice for meeting or exceeding health care standards and guidelines.
The certification followed an assessment of Burke Primary Care’s staff, policies, personnel, facilities and equipment, especially those that are part of the practice’s X-Ray, Bone Density Scanning and Digital Imaging services and staffing.
“Congratulations for successfully completing the program and for your continued care of our members,” Dr. Charles Stemple, DO, Vice President, Health Guidance Organization – Humana said in a letter to Burke Primary Care.
Founded in 1961, Humana ...