Carolina’s HealthCare System is proud to call Carolinas Medical Center (CMC) in Charlotte, NC their flagship hospital. CMC is distinguished throughout the Southeast. It is the #1 rated hospital in Charlotte by health.usnews.com. The hospital is ranked nationally in 1 adult and 4 pediatric specialties. The hospital also performed extremely well in 5 additional adult specialties. CMC has built an excellent reputation among the community for their service and their level of medical expertise. According to USNews health rankings, CMC performed extremely well in patient safety, demonstrating commitment to reducing accidents and medical mistakes. CMC has 1,132-beds in general medical. Their surgical facility had 50,265 admissions in the most recent year reported. This year CMC performed 17,831 annual inpatient and 15,298 outpatient surgeries. Their emergency room wait times are among the lowest in the country as they handled 128,001 visits.
It is worth noting that Carolina’s Medical Center is a teaching hospital.