August 2014

UNC Hospitals, UNC Health Care System Affiliates Recognized by U.S. News & World Report in Annual ‘Best Hospitals’ Rankings

Overall, 11 specialties at UNC Hospitals were recognized as nationally ranked or high performing by U.S. News & World Report in its annual "America's Best Hospitals" issue. Rex Hospital and High Point Regional Hospital were also included in the 2014-15 rankings.

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Matthew Mauro, MD, Chair, Department of Radiology selected as a Chair Liaison for UNC Health Care System

Matthew Mauro, MD, Chair, Department of Radiology selected as a Chair Liaison for UNC Health Care System

Department chairs have been selected by Dr. Roper to serve as liaisons to represent the clinical faculty practice for the UNC Health Care System. Read on for details.

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CICU reaches five years VAP-free

Last month, members of the UNC Hospitals Cardiac Intensive Care Unit (CICU) gathered with hospital leadership to celebrate the unit's incredibly rare accomplishment: going five years without a ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP).

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UNC Health Care receives 2014 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award from Department of Defense

The UNC Center for Heart & Vascular Care would like to thank everyone in H&V who has served in the military and have so bravely served our country. Thank you!

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SUDDEN can’t come fast enough

SUDDEN can’t come fast enough

by F. Roosevelt “Rosey” Gilliam, MD, Scott M. & Betty B. Custer Distinguished Professor of Cardiology, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Clinical physician in the UNC Center for Heart & Vascular Care

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