UNC Health strikes deal for 12th hospital

Southeastern Health started searching for a partner in 2015, and authorities chose lining up with UNC Health was the best option..

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” The Southeastern Board of Trustees set out to discover a partner who can help make healthcare even much better for individuals we serve,” Kenneth Rust, chair of the Southeastern Health board of trustees, stated in a press release. “Importantly, UNC Health shares our worths and dedication to providing quality, strong and compassionate local healthcare, making a long-lasting local collaboration a natural suitable for both organizations.”.

Lumberton, N.C.-based Southeastern Health and Chapel Hill, N.C.-based UNC Health have gotten in into a letter of intent that would make Southeastern the 12th member of UNCs system..

The contract, which needs board and regulative approvals, is expected to be finalized later on this year. If the agreement is finalized, Southeastern Health plans to rebrand as UNC Health Southeastern..

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