GASTONIA, N.C. – Dr. Heath High, Medical Director for Critical Care
at CaroMont Regional Medical Center, has been named “Physician of
the Year” by the North Carolina Society for Respiratory Care (NCSRC).
The NCSRC “Physician of the Year” award recognizes an outstanding
physician who motivates, leads and inspires members of the care team.
Dr. High’s nomination was supported by the respiratory therapy team
at CaroMont Regional Medical Center, citing his dedication and advocacy
for both patients and staff.
Dr. High has been a member of the Critical Care team at CaroMont Regional
Medical Center since 2014. In his role of Medical Director, he helps organize
and coordinate physician services and services provided by other members
of the critical care team. Dr. High’s experience and expertise has
been especially important during the COVID-19 pandemic, when Critical
Care and Respiratory Therapy have cared for a record number of patients
at CaroMont Regional Medical Center.
Congratulations to Dr. High on this achievement! Learn more about critical
care services at CaroMont Regional Medical Center here: