Lake Norman Regional Medical Center
Carol Craig, MSN, RNC-OB, CPHRM, facility compliance officer and risk manager at Lake Norman Regional Medical Center, has recently passed the exam administered by The American Hospital Association to be a Certified Professional in Healthcare Risk Management. The certification is the healthcare industry’s foremost certification for the risk management professional with prerequisites including at least 3,000 hours of experience in healthcare risk management and an advanced degree.
The principal duties of the healthcare risk management professional include the prevention, reduction, and control of loss to the healthcare organization, its patients, visitors, employees, volunteers, physicians, and other healthcare professionals. Responsibilities and duties may also include incident investigation, tracking and analysis, trending and evaluation, claims and risk financing management.
National Merit Scholarship
The National Merit Scholarship Corporation announced the names of approximately 16,000 semifinalists in the 63rd annual National Merit Scholarship Program. These academically talented high school seniors have an opportunity to continue in the competition for some 7,500 National Merit Scholarships worth more than $32 million that will be offered next spring.
Area students include: Jeffrey Barzach, Michael J. Dorgan, Graeme P. Elrod and Christopher J. Languell, Hough High, Cornelius; Natalie L. Monzavifar, Community School, Davidson; Matthew A. Hines, Davidson Day School, Davidson; Carol Juneau, Christ the King Catholic High, Huntersville; Tyler V. Kay, Lindsey A. Moore, Paul A. Wagner, Lake Norman Charter School, Huntersville; and Megan E. Hott, Lake Norman High, Mooresville.