Depts. and Specializations
- Physician Directory
- Admissions / Registration
- Critical Care Unit
- Day Surgery
- Down East Medical Supply
- Emergency Dept
- Family Birth Center
- Hospitalist Program
- Lenoir Memorial Cancer Center
- Lenoir Memorial Sleep Center
- Lenoir Neurology
- Lenoir Orthopedics
- Lenoir Surgical
- Lenoir Urology
- Rehabilitation Services
- Wound Care Center
Radiology is an inpatient and outpatient oriented department. The patient population includes approximately 30% inpatients and 70% outpatients. Services are available for neonatal, pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients. The Radiology department performs approximately 65,000 exams per year. The following is a breakdown of sub-department hours of service:
Computed Tomography: Normal business hours 7:30 am-10:00 pm M-F for scheduled procedures. Twenty-four hour coverage for emergency and inpatient studies is provided 365 days per year.
Diagnostic Radiography: 24-hour coverage is provided with staff on duty 365 days/year. Routine fluoroscopic exams and diagnostic procedures are generally scheduled for normal business hours 7:30 am-4:00 pm M-F, and after hours by Radiologist approval. Routine radiographic exams can be done on a walk-in basis from 7:30 am to 10:00 pm, M-F.
Magnetic Resonance Imaging: Normal business hours 8:00 am -7:00 pm M-F . The Radiology department will attempt to call back MRI personnel for emergency cord compression exams after normal business hours.
Nuclear Medicine: Normal business hours are 7:00 am-4:30 pm M-F, emergency cases will be handled as needed.
Ultrasound: Normal business hours 7:30-8:00 pm M-F. On-call coverage provided after normal business hours M-F, and all day Saturday, Sunday, and holidays.
Cardiac Cath/Special Procedures: Normal business hours 7:30am-4:00p M-F. The Radiology department will attempt to call back Special Procedures personnel for emergency interventional vascular procedures after normal business hours.
New Weight Loss Program Offers Bariatric Surgery Option
UNC Lenoir Health Care has launched a new Weight Loss Management Program offering medical and surgical weight loss options which are administered by our experienced multidisciplinary weight loss management tea, and offer an individualized approach to weight loss. Medical options include the Optifast program which consists of full meal replacements with a transition to partial meal replacements. Within our surgical program, led by our highly skilled bariatric trained surgeons, we offer the gastric sleeve surgery and gastric bypass, both through a minimally-invasive approach allowing for a shorter recovery period. The program incorporates exercise, health coaching, and support groups into both sides of the program to provide patients with all the tools they need for success. Call 252-522-7168 for more information.LEARN MORE
Wound Care Now Available at UNC Lenoir
Wound Care services are now available on the 5th floor at UNC Lenoir Health Care. The center, managed by a Healogics, a leader in wound care services, recently installed 2 hyperbaric chambers to aid in the wound healing process. Some wounds require specialists to optimize the potential for healing and those services are now available at UNC Lenoir Health Care. Chronic and non-healing wounds are defined as wounds that have not significantly improved with traditional therapies. When wounds persist a specialized approach is often called for and the UNC Lenoir Health Care Would Care Center offers those services. Physician referrals as well as self-referrals are welcome.LEARN MORE
Lung Cancer Screenings available at UNC Lenoir Health Care
Do you have a history of smoking? If so you may qualify for a lung cancer screening. Qualified candidates have a history of heavy cigarette smoking; smoked now or have quit in the last 15 years; are between 55-77 and show no symptoms of lung cancer. A physician referral is required. Ask you physician if a low dose computer tomography lung cancer screening is right for you. For more information visit our wellness website at www.lenoirwellness.org
HealthLink - Fall 2016
Check out the latest edition of the Lenoir HealthLink! Download the PDF...LEARN MORE
Be Informed About Mental Health Crisis Resources in Lenoir County
Mental Health Crisis:
24/7 Crisis Services for Lenoir County are available by calling Eastpointe Access Center at 1-800-913-6109 or for TTY-888-819-5112. Customer Service Specialists will assist you in finding a crisis provider.
Mobile Crisis Teams are available 24 hours a day. Professional counselors will speak with you and your family during a visit. They have an average response time of 2 hours. This service is provided by Easter Seals - UCP 800-913-6109.
The crisis center in Lenoir County is provided by, PORT Human Services, located at 2901 N. Heritage Street in Kinston. 252-233-2383. Appointments are not needed for crisis assessment and referral services, Monday - Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
To be connected to a skilled, trained counselor at a crisis center in your area 24/7 call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
The 24/7 National Suicide Prevention Lifeline Network for Lenoir County is provided by REAL Crisis Intervention by calling 252-758-4357 for free couseling and extensive referral services.
Call 911 if there is a medical or life threatening emergency.LEARN MORE