Welcome to the UNC Health Care and UNC School of Medicine Center for Innovation

 Welcome to Innovate Health Care @ Carolina, the Center for Innovation of UNC Health Care and the UNC School of Medicine.

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Dr. David Rubinow, Director, UNC Innovation and Health Care System Transformation

Our mission is to initiate, evaluate, disseminate and support adoption of disruptive innovations in the delivery and financing of health care that align with the quadruple aim. The quadruple aim includes: enhancing patient experience, improving population health, reducing costs, and improving clinician experience.

I welcome your interest in our Center and invite you to contact us to discuss collaborative opportunities. 

-Dr. David Rubinow, Director, UNC Innovation and Health Care System Transformation


“If at first the idea is not absurd, then there will be no hope for it.”

- A. Einstein

2017 Innovation Pilot Award RFP

The Center for Innovation of UNC Health Care and the UNC School of Medicine has released the request for proposal for its 2017 Innovation Pilot Awards. All UNC SOM and HCS employees from any affiliate are eligible to apply. Applications are due January 31, 2017 and as many as four awards of up to $50,000 each will be announced in March.  Click here to learn more.