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program, commonly known as angioplasty.        Additional services provided by Carolinas     Carolinas HealthCare System Union is the
Carolinas HealthCare System Union is the       HealthCare System Union include an            largest healthcare provider in Union County
only facility in Union County to offer urgent  accredited chest pain center, inpatient and   and is part of Carolinas HealthCare System,
and elective PCI services to diagnose and      outpatient surgery, home health services,     one of the leading healthcare providers in
repair blocked arteries in the heart.          chemical dependency services, sleep           the Southeast. Carolinas HealthCare System
Carolinas HealthCare System Union’s            center, cardiac rehabilitation, as well as a  provides a full spectrum of healthcare
Edwards Cancer Center, part of Levine          specialized wound care center.                and wellness programs throughout North
Cancer Institute, was recently updated with    Not too far from Carolinas HealthCare         and South Carolina. Its diverse network of
a state-of-the-art linear accelerator, which   System Union, residents of Waxhaw and         care locations includes academic medical
provides advanced imaging and radiation        surrounding communities are served by         centers, hospitals, freestanding emergency
treatment. Residents of Union County now       Carolinas HealthCare System Waxhaw, a         departments, physician practices, surgical
have access to the latest advancements in      unique outpatient medical facility that       and rehabilitation centers, home health
radiation therapy technology in additional     provides convenient access to 24-hour         agencies, nursing homes and behavioral
to the highest quality of cancer care          emergency care, advanced diagnostic and       health centers, as well as hospice
available.                                     imaging services, and access to the experts   and palliative care services. Carolinas
The Emergency Department (ED) on               at Carolinas HealthCare System’s physician    HealthCare System works to enhance
Carolinas HealthCare System Union’s            practices – all in one convenient location.   the overall health and wellbeing of its
campus has some of the most advanced           To better meet the healthcare needs of        communities through high quality patient
technology and includes 34 treatment           the community, Carolinas HealthCare           care, education and research programs, and
rooms, two dedicated trauma rooms, a           System Union is expanding care beyond         numerous collaborative partnerships and
64-slice CT scanner, cardiac monitoring        the hospital setting by providing faith-      initiatives.
equipment and other imaging equipment.         based healthcare, health screenings and       Carolinas HealthCare System
In hands of top-notch ED staff and board-      educational opportunities focused on          Union	
certified physicians, these new tools are      health and wellness.                          600 Hospital Drive
helping expedite diagnoses and speed                                                         Monroe, NC 28112
patients directly to the care they need.                                                     980-993-3100
                                                                                             www.CarolinasHealthCare.org/Union 	
                                                                                             	

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