Vision, Mission & Goals


UNC Medical Center will be recognized as the leading public academic medical center in healthcare improvement.


To catalyze healthcare improvement, spread and culture change by engaging providers in improvement projects, training and research.


  • Promote the development of experience and expertise in improvement through a robust seed grant program
  • Expand and enhance training in improvement techniques, using the Lean Six Sigma approach in cooperation with UNC Medical Center's Department of Operational Efficiency
  • Develop a robust program of externally-funded research