Novant Health Presbyterian Medical Center
Formerly Presbyterian Hospital Charlotte
200 Hawthorne Ln.
Charlotte, NC 28204
Emergency Department Statistics
Annual Volume: 82,000
Beds: 38 total, 4 critical, 1 of which is dedicated trauma
14 bed Pediatric Emergency Department, with 2 Triage rooms,
Radiology suite for plain films
ED operates as a Level II Trauma Center but hasn’t sought designation,
Admit rate 24% Peds population is 25% of total volume
Novant Health Presbyterian Medical Center, NHPMC, is located in Uptown Charlotte, and the 581-bed facility has served the area for more than 100 years. NHPMC houses the Center for Women's Health, which includes the most active family maternity center in Charlotte; the 72-bed Hemby Children's Hospital; the Belk Heart Center and the Charlotte region's most comprehensive cancer center. The center for surgery performs more surgeries in North Carolina than any other hospital specializing in same-day service. There is 24/7 in house Radiology back-up with CT, Ultrasound, and Angiography always available. Cardiology is truly world class. The Cardiovascular Institute at Novant Health Presbyterian Medical Center is affiliated with the Cleveland Clinic and has Board Certified Cardiologists in house 24/7. All acute MIs are treated with intervention in the Cath Lab. Full sub-specialty back-up is available including CT surgery, neurosurgery, PICU and NICU. Novant Health Presbyterian Medical Center offers the area’s first dedicated Pediatric Emergency Department staffed by Pediatric Emergency Medicine physicians. A brand new, expanded Pediatric Emergency Department opened in October 2011. The pediatric inpatient team provides coverage 24/7 via the PICU physicians and there is also an adult inpatient team providing coverage 24/7 for medical admits.
Charlotte’s robust and diverse regional economy is combined with a high quality expanding workforce, strong and evolving technical and educational resources, and a pro-active government and support network, each supported by a strong, enterprising spirit. Businesses thrive in Charlotte. Charlotte means many things to many people: A worldwide financial center, a leader in new information technology, a global trade center and home for international business, a resource for entrepreneurs and small businesses, a leader in manufacturing, good schools, a great place to raise a family, unlimited cultural and recreation amenities and much more.