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Wayne UNC Health Care Continues to Position System to Meet Health Needs of Community

Wayne UNC Health Care is on a journey to better meet the health needs of Wayne County residents. As part of the organization’s plans, the system has re-energized its focus on improving the patient experience, expanding quality services and recruiting providers. Over the last several months, the hospital has hired 43 experienced nurses as well …

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  • Sep 28
  • 2017

Rachel Parks was May 2017 Heart of Carolina Care Honoree

Congratulations to Dietetic Assistant Rachel Parks for being named the May 2017 Heart of Carolina Care recipient! Rachel’s supervisor said, “She does a great job at obtaining patients’ diet orders and works with the patients to ensure they select a meal they would enjoy. She frequently jumps in and assists her teammates on their assigned floors …

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  • Jul 06
  • 2017

May is Mental Health Month

For the last 68 years, May has been designated as Mental Health Month in an effort to educate people that mental illnesses are as real as other physical illnesses, and that they can be treated effectively. By acting early and effectively, you could prevent many of these illnesses from progressing, or even occurring in the first place. …

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  • May 30
  • 2017

Karissa Brown was April 2017 Heart of Carolina Care Honoree

Congratulations to Karissa Brown in Admissions for being named the April 2017 Heart of Carolina Care recipient! Beginning in January, we changed the name of our monthly Heart of the Hospital award to the Heart of Carolina Care to better reflect our commitment to Carolina Care and the values and behaviors it represents. According to Karissa’s supervisor, Karissa is …

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  • May 26
  • 2017

Lynzie Vice, RN was March 2017 Heart of Carolina Care Honoree

Congratulations to Lynzie Vice, RN on the 6th Floor, for being named the March 2017 Heart of Carolina Care recipient! Beginning in January, we changed the name of our monthly Heart of the Hospital award to the Heart of Carolina Care to better reflect our commitment to Carolina Care and the values and behaviors it represents. A patient’s family …

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  • May 01
  • 2017

Visitation Restrictions Discontinued

Effective immediately, visitation restrictions due to flu have been discontinued at Wayne UNC Health Care.  Flu cases have decreased significantly throughout North Carolina and in Wayne County during the last two weeks.  Our infection control team will continue to monitor flu rates both locally and statewide and will report any significant change.  We appreciate the …

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  • Apr 26
  • 2017