Internal Medicine Patient Pages

Welcome to the UNC Internal Medicine Clinic! We are dedicated to improving the health of North Carolina’s adults. We strive to attain this goal by providing high quality care, performing innovative practice-based research, and training the physicians of the future. We offer primary care services and specialize in the provision of innovative care for medically complex patients with multiple health issues. We are dedicated to these goals as seen through our recognition by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) as both a Physician Practice Connections® - Level 3 Patient Centered Medical Home™ and for Diabetes Recognition. The PPC-PCMH standards emphasize the use of systematic, patient-centered, coordinated care that support access, communication and patient involvement. The Diabetes recognition is based on providing consistently high quality diabetes care. UNC Internal Medicine promotes strong doctor-patient relationships and provide outstanding continuity of care, we believe in a team approach to healthcare. Nurses, administrative staff, clinical pharmacists, care assistants, nutritionists, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and physicians contribute to the care of each patient at every encounter.

Links to some information on this website:

Affordable Care Act - It is time for annual enrollment or re-enrollment for health insurance through the Health Insurance Marketplace!  It is open from November 15, 2014-February 15, 2015

Doctors accepting new patients - Current list of providers that are open for new patients.

Frequently asked questions - Frequently asked questions and answers for our ACC Internal Medicine Clinic.

Preparing for your visit -Tips on preparing for a visit and types of clinic visits in Internal Medicine.

Health information - Health education information and handouts for patients to use.

After Hours Care

Flu Care and UNC Internal Medicine

 

UNC Healthcare now offers patients a more convenient way to communicate with their providers. Click here for more information on UNC MyChart.


Awards/Recognition:

NCQA Diabetes Recognition 

             The Internal Medicine Clinic has been re-certified by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) as a
             Diabetes Recognized Program. The Diabetes standards are based on 10 key elements hemoglobin A1c control,
             blood pressure control, LDL control, up-to-date eye examinations, nephropathy assessment, and smoking status
             along with cessation advice or treatment.
                             

                      

NCQA Physician Practice Connections® – Patient Centered Medical Home™

NCQA_PCMH logoThe Internal Medicine Clinic has been awarded Recognition by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) as a Physician Practice Connections® - Level 3 Patient Centered Medical Home.  The PPC-PCMH standards emphasize the use of systematic, patient-centered, coordinated care that supports access, communication, and patient involvement.