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N.C. Gets Low Grades In Emergency Health Care

Posted January 10, 2006 7:52 a.m. EST

— It's a grade most students wouldn't want to take home to Mom and Dad. North Carolina received a C- in emergency health care.

The American College of Emergency Care ranked all 50 states, and North Carolina came in 36th. The highest grade was a B+ in public health and injury prevention. The lowest was an F in how the state handles medical liability.