New Hanover Regional Medical Center


  • The Cape Fear Region continues to attract a large number of high caliber medical practitioners who want to live and practice in the Greater Wilmington area, Pender and Brunswick counties. We’re fortunate that outstanding health care services, providers and facilities not only exist in abundance in this area, but also are among our greatest assets.

    Without question, New Hanover Regional Medical Center (NHRMC) in Wilmington is the cornerstone and leader when it comes to providing a comprehensive and sophisticated array of services. For close to 50 years, NHRMC has served the residents of southeastern North Carolina and beyond. A tertiary referral center, NHRMC provides a broad range of medical specialties with some of the state’s finest physicians, nurses and staff.

    NHRMC includes the main 17th Street campus, NHRMC Orthopedic Hospital on Wrightsville Avenue and the management of Pender Memorial Hospital in Burgaw. NHRMC also provides Emergency Medical Services (EMS), critical care ground and air transport through VitaLink and AirLink, services through Health & Diagnostic Centers and outpatient rehabilitation. Through the NHRMC Physician Group, NHRMC provides primary care, specialty services and urgent care throughout the region. NHRMC is also affiliated with NHRMC Home Care, adding another dimension to the closely coordinated services that help provide more seamless, high-quality care from physician office to hospital to home.

    New Hanover Regional Medical Center is the ninth-largest healthcare system in the state and the largest employer in the region, with a dedicated team of about 6,000 employees, 560 physicians and 760 active volunteers. NHRMC is licensed for 769 beds, including those at NHRMC Orthopedic Hospital. Read more

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