This system provides advanced, affordable healthcare for the residents of Burke County while providing a broad scope of services. UNC Blue Ridge has two campuses, separated by roughly 9 miles. The Morganton campus is a traditional hospital setting while the Valdese campus is limited to outpatient procedures. A team of 5 Anesthesiologists and 16 CRNA s rotate between the sites.
Total Anesthesia Volume: 6,750
Cases Include: Orthopedic/Spine, General Surgery, ENT, OB/Gyn, Urology, Opthalmology, Dental, healthy Pediatrics; limited thoracic, no cardiac surgery or intracranial neurosurgery
Post-call days off
CRNA s cover majority of labor analgesia service
Prescriptive schedule with every 5th week off
UNC Health Blue Ridge, Morganton, NC:
5 OR s, 2 Endoscopy Suites, 1 Cystoscopy Suite and a C-section OR
UNC Health Blue Ridge, Valdese, NC:
4 OR s, 2 Procedure Rooms
Morganton, North Carolina is a wonderful place to live, work, play and raise a family. Located in Burke County, Morganton sits in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains and Table Rock Mountain, which provides a breathtaking backdrop every day. Lake James, the Catawba River and Rhodhiss Lake are all nearby. Morganton offers its residents many great shops and restaurants from upscale dining to relaxed cafes, beautiful city parks and facilities, as well as events all year long. Enjoy everything downtown Morganton has to offer from live music, to gallery crawls, helping at a fundraiser, attending festivals and exceptional dining. Within an hour drive you can explore the city of Asheville and Charlotte is not much further.