University of North Carolina Hospitals

Badge: nationally ranked Nationally Ranked Hospital

Ranked #3 in North Carolina

Recognized in Piedmont

Ranked #2 in Raleigh-Durham, NC metro area

University of North Carolina Hospitals in Chapel Hill, NC is ranked nationally in 2 adult and 7 pediatric specialties. It was also high-performing in 9 adult specialties, as shown below. University of North Carolina Hospitals is a 805-bed general medical and surgical facility with 37,635 admissions in the most recent year reported. It performed 12,084 annual inpatient and 16,862 outpatient surgeries. Its emergency room had 73,469 visits. University of North Carolina Hospitals is a teaching hospital. It is also accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF).

U.S. News included the following facilities in evaluating University of North Carolina Hospitals:

North Carolina Children's Hospital at UNC in pediatrics.

Adult Specialties

This hospital was among 144 facilities—roughly 3 percent of the 4,743 analyzed for the latest Best Hospitals rankings—to be ranked in even one of the 16 specialties.

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Pediatric Specialties

This hospital was one of 89 facilities that were ranked in at least one of 10 specialties in the 2014-15 Best Children's Hospitals.

Nationally Ranked

Patient Satisfaction

Under a federal program, most U.S. hospitals now sample recently discharged patients and ask them about their stay. In a year's worth of surveys, here's how this hospital's patients responded to a key question, along with averages within the state and nationally.


Whether patients would recommend the hospital to friends and family:

State Average
National Average
Probably or definitely not
State Average
National Average

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For more about this hospital, see hospital details. The information shown is provided by the American Hospital Association, which compiles data on all U.S. hospitals through an annual survey and from other sources. Hospital ownership, number of doctors and nurses, volume of births and ER visits, and available services such as sports medicine are just a few examples of data collected by the AHA. Find out more at

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Location & Contact Information

University of North Carolina Hospitals

101 Manning Drive

Chapel Hill, NC 27514-4220

(919) 966–4131

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