Want to know what it’s like to work with us at
UNC REX Healthcare?
From our nurses to our physicians to our support staff, everyone at UNC REX Healthcare does everything in their power to deliver the best possible care to the people of North Carolina. It’s a special type of work environment. One where we all share equally in the mission and vision of UNC REX Healthcare and everyone gets the support they need to grow their skills, their abilities and their career. But don’t take our word for it. We went to the people who know best—our employees. Discover what they have to say below.
RN, Home Health/Hospice Coordinator
At REX, we’re all involved. We’re very caring and working here feels like being part of a family. We’re team players and we work together to give patients great care.
From social workers to case managers to physicians, Heather works collaboratively with many departments across REX Hospital to develop plans for patients to thrive at home. It’s a position that takes flexibility and comfort with a fast-paced work environment. Heather points to the teamwork and collaborative attitude at REX as making the great care she gives patients possible.
Staff Nurse, Cardiac Intensive Care Unit
UNC Health offers classes to help learn and refresh skills. And they offer reimbursement for continuing education. They also offer a new graduate program for nurses fresh out of nursing school, which really helps adapting to your new RN role.
As a nurse in the unit, Samantha cares for patients about to go into surgery or patients who have just gotten out of surgery. It’s work that takes the ability to stay calm under pressure, handle the unpredictable and understand the needs of all patients. She points to the recent expansion of the new heart and vascular hospital as giving her the chance to work on the cutting edge of medical technology. The new types of equipment and devices help her and her team bring the best possible cardiac care to the people of North Carolina.
Home Services Staff RN
People who want to grow and learn should bring their careers to UNC. The system is constantly growing and there are opportunities everywhere.
As a home care nurse, Debbie spends most of her time on the road. From carrying out assessments to educating patients on self-care for their chronic diseases, she never has a typical day. But she knows she’ll bring the best care she can to the patients she helps and the community she serves.