UNC Health Care is excited to announce an additional fellowship opportunity at Caldwell UNC Health Care in Lenoir, NC. This third fellowship site for UNC Health Care will provide a unique opportunity for experiencing health care in a community hospital setting. The selected fellow will report directly to Caldwell’s CEO, Laura Easton, and have a high level of exposure to the hospital’s senior leaders.
During the year, the administrative fellow will gain familiarity with the operations of a community hospital and learn how it functions as part of a nationally recognized healthcare system. With guidance and direction from CEO, Laura Easton, the fellow will have the flexibility to pursue and develop his or her own interests as it relates to organizational needs. In addition, the administrative fellow will have the unique opportunity to gain process improvement experience by playing a key role in facilitating process improvement events throughout the hospital and its clinics. The Caldwell UNC Health Care administrative fellow will attain a broad exposure to the entire organization, while also developing and refining hard skills that will lay a strong foundation for the rest of his or her career.
Caldwell UNC Health Care is a private, not-for-profit community hospital in Lenoir, NC, with a 110-bed acute care facility and a provider network of more than 70 primary and specialty care physicians and advanced practice professionals. Caldwell joined UNC Health Care in 2013. Caldwell County is located in the foothills of the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains with a rich history in sports, music and the arts. It is home to Madison Bumgarner, Sports Illustrated Sportsman of the Year as pitcher for the SF Giants, as well as Grammy award winning country music artist, Eric Church. Caldwell County is a warm and inviting community providing the perfect balance between purposeful work and active living.
Any interested candidate should follow the same instruction as listed on the UNC Hospitals Application Checklist when applying, but be sure to check “Caldwell UNC Hospital” within the NAFCAS portal questionnaire. Any questions about the Caldwell UNC Health Care Administrative Fellowship can be directed to CaldwellAdminFellow@unchealth.unc.edu.