HUNTERSVILLE – Presbyterian Hospital-Huntersville is inviting the public to a discussion next week about the hospital’s plans to expand its services, its new emergency department processes and hospital services.

Held on the lawn of the Gilead Road hospital at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 3, speakers will include Mayor Jill Swain; Mark Billings, CEO of Presbyterian Healthcare; Tanya Blackmon, president of the hospital; and Dr. David Cook, medical director of Lakeside Family Physicians and senior vice president of Novant Medical Group.

A boxed lunch will be served.

To register for the event, call 704-384-2273. For more information on the hospital, visit