1. Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which is an annual international campaign to raise awareness of the disease and fundraise for research into its cause, prevention, diagnosis, treatment, survivorship and cure as well as to support those affected by breast cancer. https://www.nationalbreastcancer.org/breast-cancer-awarenes…

2. Cord Blood Awareness Month

What is cord blood?Cord blood is blood from the human umbilical cord, a source of stem cells. What is cord blood used for?Cord blood contains blood-forming stem cells that can be used in the treatment of patients with blood cancers such as leukemias and lymphomas, as well as certain disorders of the blood and immune systems, such as sickle cell disease and Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome. How long is cord blood good for?   ...

3. Customer Service Appreciation Celebration

Excellent customer service is always a top focus at North Carolina Specialty Hospital. This new initiative is set to provide our staff with consistent and effective tools to continue to provide outstanding and superior customer service throughout our organization. As our new approach to customer service begins, we will include staff members throughout various departments of the organization to assist with the implementation of the new customer service guidelines. By...

4. Flu Restrictions In Effect Starting 11/15

Together, we can prevent the spread of the flu in our hospitals this season. Visitor Restrictions Due to Influenza Limit visitors to two adults per patient at any one time. Children are not allowed on hospital visits. Since children are more likely to get sick and spread the flu, our staff will not allow children under 18 to visit patients. Wash your hands often. Look for hand hygiene stations around...

5. Food Allergy Awareness Week May 12-18, 2019

Food Allergy Awareness Week May 13-19, 2019 https://www.foodallergyawareness.org/


Updates as we near the end of 2018 - North Carolina Specialty Hospital has specialists in Chapel Hill knee surgery, Chapel Hill spinal surgery, and Raleigh joint replacement!