home-banner

An educational redesign to strengthen our primary care workforce

The UNC School of Nursing and Piedmont Health are combatting health disparities together

The academic-practice partnership formed between the UNC School of Nursing and Piedmont Health is working to create systems for nurses to achieve educational and career advancement, prepare nurses of the future to practice and lead, and provide mechanisms for lifelong learning.

Learn more

How Can We Make An Impact?

Learn More
26%
26% of US adults have multiple chronic conditions, and the need for primary care is increasing.
16%
The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that the percentage of nurses needed by 2024 will increase by 16%, especially in primary care settings.
776400
The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that the percentage of nurses needed by 2024 will increase by 16%, especially in primary care settings.
12
Piedmont Health operates 10 general community health clinics in 4 counties, plus 2 clinics for elderly care, serving to support the need for a growing primary care workforce.
Learn More

From Twitter

Remarkable in many ways he’s an insightful public speaker, known and recognized for treatment of burn victims of 9/… https://t.co/cM1zbroZqA

February 26

Did you know that compared to urban veterans, rural veterans have higher prevalence of physical illness, lower heal… https://t.co/eg60DUCq7F

February 25