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April 12, 2017

UNC Hospitals, UNC REX, High Point Regional and Johnston Health Ear...

Only 823 hospitals nationwide received “A” grades in the Spring 2017 Leapfrog report.


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Jason Katz

November 13, 2015

UNC enrolling patients in Momentum 3 Clinical Trial

UNC is one of 60 medical centers nationwide chosen to participate in the MOMENTUM 3 Clinical Trial to evaluate the effectiveness and safety of the Thoratec® HeartMate 3™ Left Ventricular Assist Device (LVAD). This multi-center study will compare the HeartMate 3 LVAD to the HeartMate II® LVAD in advanced stage heart failure patients.

Clinical Trials

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The UNC WakeBrook campus in Raleigh

September 8, 2015

UNC WakeBrook Awarded $1.6 Million Federal Grant to Expand Primary ...

UNC WakeBrook has won a $1.6 million federal grant to expand its primary care clinic, enhance its medical care and services available, and explore ways to improve the integration of primary and behavioral health care. The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, awarded the four-year grant to WakeBrook Medical Director Dr. Brian Sheitman.


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