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APP Spotlight

  • APP Excellence Awards: Call for Nominations!

    We are excited to introduce the inaugural launch of the annual APP Excellence Awards that have been developed by our APP Professional Development Committee. These awards are designed to honor and recognize the contributions of our exceptional APPs. Each award highlights a unique aspect of excellence. The four award categories include: Excellence in Clinical Practice Leadership Teaching Unsung Hero … Read more

APP Growth Chart 2013-2020

In 2013, when the APP Center was formed, UNC had 248 APPs on staff. As of December 2020, we have 558 APPs on staff who work in approximately 62 departments and divisions of UNC Medical Center. This chart includes the following disciplines: NPs, PAs, CNMs, CPPs and CRNAs.

Who We Are

The UNC Advanced Practice Provider (APP) Center at UNC Medical Center was established in January 2013. The Center consists of the the following components/subcommittees:

  1. APP Center Director
  2. APP Center Staff
  3. Advisory Council
  4. APP Manager and Lead Committee
  5. Credentialing Subcommittee
  6. Mentoring Subcommittee
  7. Education Subcommittee
  8. APP Critical Care Workgroup

Diversity Statement

The UNC Health System and the UNC School of Medicine are committed to valuing all people throughout our organization, regardless of background, lifestyle, and culture. A diverse and inclusive work environment for staff and culturally appropriate care for our patients, are essential to fulfilling our UNC Health vision of improving the health of all North Carolinians.

Equal Employment Opportunity

UNC Health is an equal opportunity employer. As such, UNC Health offers equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or political affiliation.