Rex Hospital http://wunc.org en Nash Health Joins UNC’s Hospital System http://wunc.org/post/nash-health-joins-unc-s-hospital-system <p></p><p>Nash Health Care in Rocky Mount is the newest hospital to join the UNC Health System. Their affiliation agreement allows UNC to manage operations at Nash.</p><p></p><p>Nash Health CEO Larry Chewning will now be on UNC Health's payroll, but Nash will continue to be governed by its independent board of directors.</p><p></p> Wed, 02 Apr 2014 12:44:47 +0000 Rebecca Martinez 33106 at http://wunc.org Nash Health Joins UNC’s Hospital System Pretty In Pink: Rex Mobile Mammography Unit Hits The Road http://wunc.org/post/pretty-pink-rex-mobile-mammography-unit-hits-road <p></p><p></p><p>Rex Healthcare is back on the road with a brand new mobile mammography unit screening for breast cancer.</p><p>You can’t miss the shiny, pink and purple Mobile Mammography Unit.</p><p>“Yeah, we love it, she’s very pretty," said Wendy Avery, Mobile Mammography Coordinator.</p><p>The "pink" mammography unit is often called "she."&nbsp; “She” welcomed about 25 women Thursday, parked outside Revlon’s manufacturing plant in Oxford.</p> Fri, 07 Feb 2014 14:03:26 +0000 Leoneda Inge 30177 at http://wunc.org Pretty In Pink: Rex Mobile Mammography Unit Hits The Road Why UNC and WakeMed Both Want Rex http://wunc.org/post/why-unc-and-wakemed-both-want-rex <p></p><p></p><p>In May, the board of trustees of WakeMed Hospital in Raleigh made an offer to buy Rex Hospital from UNC Healthcare. UNC has owned Rex since 2000.</p><p>Try calling your local hospital to find the price of a procedure, or a surgery. You can’t find it, in part because everybody pays something different. Tue, 12 Jul 2011 10:00:00 +0000 Rose Hoban 8476 at http://wunc.org Why UNC and WakeMed Both Want Rex UNC Health Care Board Considers WakeMed Offer http://wunc.org/post/unc-health-care-board-considers-wakemed-offer <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, serif; line-height: 15px; background-color: rgb(162, 191, 228);">UNC Health Care board members say they're not interested in selling Rex Hospital to WakeMed.</span><br style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, serif; line-height: 15px; background-color: rgb(162, 191, 228);"><br style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, serif; line-height: 15px; background-color: rgb(162, 191, 228);"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, serif; line-height: 15px; background-color: rgb(162, 191, 228);">Last w Tue, 17 May 2011 10:10:00 +0000 Rose Hoban 8811 at http://wunc.org UNC's Ross Cool to WakeMed Offer for Rex http://wunc.org/post/uncs-ross-cool-wakemed-offer-rex <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, serif; line-height: 15px; background-color: rgb(162, 191, 228);">A proposal from WakeMed to buy Rex Healthcare from UNC is getting a chilly response. UNC president Thomas Ross said in a statement selling Rex Healthcare would be damaging to its core mission and not in the best interest of the people of North Carolina. He went on to say UNC Health Care's board of directors will discuss the proposal on Monday. Thu, 12 May 2011 22:45:00 +0000 Jeremy Loeb 8825 at http://wunc.org