NC Hospital Foundation

The NC Hospital Foundation is the 501(c)(3) affiliate of the NC Healthcare Association. Established in 1961, the Foundation supports the Association’s work in quality improvement, rural healthcare and education. In recent years, the Foundation has served as a pathway for the Association to:

  • Lead NC’s efforts to ensure hospitals provide the highest quality healthcare
  • Advocate for rural hospitals to provide essential services
  • Support innovative data-driven initiatives to improve healthcare
  • Address barriers to establishing a high-quality behavioral health system across the state, through the Mobile Medication and related programs.

Terry Akin, Foundation Chair | CEO | Cone Health

Blair Childs, Senior VP of Public Affairs | Premier Inc.

Paul Cunningham, MD, Dean Emeritus | ECU School of Medicine

Vanessa Ervin, Trustee | Onslow Memorial

Greg Gombar, Executive VP & CFO | CHS

Lin Hollowell, Director, Healthcare | TDE

Steve Lawler, President | NCHA

Chuck Mantooth, President & CEO | ARHS

Leah McCall Devlin, DDS, Professor of the Practice/Health Policy & Management | UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health

Allen Smart, Rural Philanthropic Analysis | Campbell University

Cassius Williams, Trustee | Vidant

The NC Hospital Foundation is proud of our partnerships with the following organizations to support key initiatives:

Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust

The Duke Endowment

The Duke Endowment & NC DHHS Division of Public Health

  • Mobile Crisis

NC DHHS Division of Public Health

  • Coalition for Model Opioid Practices

NC DHHS Division of Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities, and Substance Abuse Services

  • Peer Support Management

NC DHHS Office of Rural Health

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Cary, NC 27513

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