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UNC Health, Rex launch physician network

Posted October 8, 2010 2:23 p.m. EDT

— UNC Health Care and Rex Healthcare said Friday that they plan to operate a network of physicians to expand the hospital system’s ability to serve the Triangle region.

The Triangle Physician Network LLC will provide primary care and specialty physician practices the ability to coordinate with UNC Health Care’s electronic medical records and access to operational support and specialty and sub-specialty care providers.

Both Rex and UNC Health Care practices, as well as unaffiliated private practice physicians, will be eligible to join the network.

Practices in the network include the following: Chapel Hill North Medical Center, Chatham Crossing Medical Center, Chatham Primary Care, Executive Health (The Carolina Clinic), Highgate Family Medical Center, Pittsboro Family Medicine, Rex Primary Care of Holly Springs, Rex Family Practice of Knightdale, Rex Family Practice of Wakefield, Rex Senior Health Center, Sanford Hematology Oncology, Sanford Specialty Clinics, UNC Family Medicine at Hillsborough and University Pediatrics at Highgate.