N.C. Cancer Hospital Employee Open House

All UNC Health Care and UNC School of Medicine employees and faculty are invited to get a sneak peek of the new N.C. Cancer hospital at an employee open house from 3-7 p.m., Friday, July 31. You can take a self-guided tour, enjoy free ice cream and learn about the new facility from a number of hospital experts.

Employees will also have the opportunity to honor someone they know who has been touched by cancer by writing their name on a special ribbon display at the event. Please enter the Open House through one of the Cancer Hospital's main entrances adjacent to the new skybridge.

You will be able to view the hospital with the assistance of more than 45 hospital volunteers positioned throughout the hospital and a tour script. Ice cream will be served but not allowed on the tours. Tour stops include:

  • Level M – Radiation Oncology
  • Level G – Patient and Family Resource Center
  • Level G – Conference Center
  • Level 1 – Pediatric Clinic
  • Level 3 – Infusion Suite
  • Level 4 – Inpatient room

UNC Hospitals will provide shuttle service for employees at the following locations:


  • Depart UNC P&A at 2:50
  • Depart N.C. Cancer Hospital at 3:50 to return to UNC P&A.


  • Depart Timberlyne at 3 p.m.
  • Depart N.C. Cancer Hospital at 4:10 to return to Timberlyne.

Employees at Meadowmont and Hedrick
are asked to use existing Chapel Hill Transit bus routes to UNC Hospitals. For a complete list of bus routes, log on to: http://www.ci.chapel-hill.nc.us/index.aspx?page=1175.

Dedication/Public Open House

  • The official dedication ceremony for the Cancer Hospital will be from 1-3 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 15.
  • The public open house will be from 1-3 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 26.
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