Our Mission… Quality healthcare provided with exceptional compassion and respect.

Our Vision… Be the best choice in hospital care.

Our Values… Trust, Respect, Accountability, Care, Knowledge, Safety.

About Carteret General Hospital

Carteret General Hospital is committed to being the best choice in hospital care. We commit to hire and train outstanding employees, promote high quality customer service, and seek future opportunities to meet the ever-changing needs of our community.

Carteret General Hospital is a 135-bed hospital serving Eastern North Carolina. The Hospital offers a full range of acute care, diagnostic and outpatient services at a level that you would only expect at a larger facility.

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Statistics as of September 30, 2013

Opened: 1967 Inpatient surgeries: 2038
Licensed beds: 135 Outpatient surgeries: 2,609
Admissions: 6,222 ER visits: 41,777
Births: 771 Employees: 992
Average daily census: 66.7 Registered nurses: 288
Average length of stay: 3.7 days Volunteers: 99

Excellence & Educational Programs

Carolinas Center for Joint & Spine with MAKOplasty Carolinas Center for Weight Loss Surgery - Bariatric Center of Excellence
Stroke with Robotic Telemedicine Heart Health with Telehealth
Medical and Radiation Oncology Diabetes

Specialty Services

  • Cancer Center with chemotherapy and radiation treatment
  • Brady Birthing Center
  • Cardiac Rehabilitation
  • Eastern Carteret Medical Center
  • Carteret Home Health and Hospice
  • Seashore Imaging—Open bore MRI
  • Pharmacy Residency Program
  • Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapists on staff
  • Carteret Medical Group – gastroenterology and neurology
  • Wound Healing & Hyperbaric Center
  • Mobile Lithotripsy
  • Radiological Services-PET/CT, MRI, Nuclear medicine, Digital Mammography, Imaging Center—All ACR accredited.
  • Sleep Disorders Center
  • Surgical Services
  • Hospitalists on staff

Community Services

Achievements and Awards

Sleep Center
Pharmacy Residency Program
Cancer Care
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Our Mission Is Your Health