1 Carolinas Medical Center: Largest hospital owned by Carolinas HealthCare System. 827 beds. Services include Levine Children’s Hospital with Level IV neonatal intensive care nursery, regional Level I trauma center, helipad and air ambulance fleet, Levine Cancer Institute, organ and tissue transplant center, medical residency programs and Charlotte campus of UNC Chapel Hill medical school. 1000 Blythe Blvd. 704-355-2000; www.carolinashealthcare.org.
2 Novant Health Presbyterian Medical Center: Formerly Presbyterian Hospital, largest Charlotte-area hospital owned by Novant Health. 622 beds. Services include helipad for emergency transport, cancer center, behavioral health beds, Hemby Children’s Hospital (affiliate clinic of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital), women’s center with Level III intensive care nursery, partnership with Cleveland Clinic heart institute. 200 Hawthorne Lane. 704-384-4000; www.novanthealth.org.
3 Novant Health Charlotte Orthopedic Hospital: Formerly Presbyterian Orthopaedic, region’s only orthopedic hospital with 80 beds will relocate in next year or two, and $84 million replacement will have larger private patient rooms. 1901 Randolph Road. 704-316-2000; www.novanthealth.org.
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4 Carolinas Medical Center-Mercy: Part of Carolinas HealthCare System. 173 beds. Established in 1906 by Sisters of Mercy and sold to Carolinas HealthCare in 1995, became a Planetree designated “patient-centered” hospital in 2011. Services include foot and ankle institute, hip and knee center, women’s center for pelvic health, bariatric center. 2001 Vail Ave. 704-304-5000; www.carolinashealthcare.org.
5 Carolinas HealthCare System University: With 94 beds, second-busiest emergency department in the county, maternity center with Level III neonatal intensive care nursery. 8800 N. Tryon St. 704-863-6000; www.carolinashealthcare.org.
6 Carolinas Rehabilitation: Part of Carolinas HealthCare System. 99-bed specialty hospital (including 19 beds at Carolinas Medical Center-Mercy, additional 40 beds in Mount Holly and 30 in Concord). Services include rehabilitation for brain and spinal cord injuries, congenital defects and effects of stroke and cancer. 1100 Blythe Blvd. www.carolinashealthcare.org.
7 Carolinas HealthCare System Behavioral Health Charlotte: Formerly owned by Mecklenburg County, 66-bed psychiatric hospital, services include emergency, inpatient and outpatient care. 501 Billingsley Road, 800-418-2065 (24-hour call center); www.carolinashealthcare.org.
8 Carolinas HealthCare System NorthEast: Cabarrus County’s longtime hospital merged with Carolinas HealthCare in 2007. 457 beds. Services include Jeff Gordon Children’s Hospital, residency training program for family physicians, Level IV NICU, Levine Cancer Institute-Concord, Sanger Heart & Vascular Institute-Concord, Neuroscience Institute-Concord, Level III Trauma Center. 920 Church St. N. 704-403-3000; www.carolinashealthcare.org.
9 Carolinas HealthCare System Behavioral Health Davidson: The 66-bed, $32 million adult psychiatric hospital opened in April 2014 on a 22-acre site at 16740 Davidson-Concord Road, an adjacent 10,000-square-foot medical office houses outpatient services for adults and children. 704-801-9200. www.carolinashealthcare.org.
10 CaroMont Regional Medical Center: Formerly Gaston Memorial Hospital, flagship hospital of CaroMont Health. 435 beds. Services include cancer care and robotic surgery, The Birthplace neonatal intensive care unit (with only private rooms for newborns), and cardiology services. 2525 Court Drive. 704-834-2000; www.caromonthealth.org.
11 Novant Health Huntersville Medical Center: Formerly Presbyterian Hospital Huntersville. 85 beds. Services include emergency department, cancer and cardiovascular care, pediatric care, women’s services, surgery and orthopedics. 10030 Gilead Road off Interstate 77, Exit 23. 704-316-4000; www.novanthealth.org.
12 Carolinas HealthCare System Lincoln: Part of Carolinas HealthCare since 2006, formerly owned by Lincoln County. New building with 101 beds opened in 2010. Services include cardiac care, emergency services, rehabilitation, pain management, New Beginnings Birthing Center, CHS Stroke Network. 433 McAlister Road, 980-212-2000; www.carolinashealthcare.org.
13 Novant Health Matthews Medical Center: Formerly Presbyterian Hospital Matthews. 147 beds. Services include emergency department, maternity, surgery, cardiovascular and cancer care, 1500 Matthews Township Parkway. 704-384-6500; www.novanthealth.org.
14 Novant Health plans a 50-bed hospital at the intersection of Interstate 485 and Albemarle Road, scheduled to open in 2018. Construction has not started.
15 Carolinas HealthCare System Union: This 175-bed hospital underwent $57 million expansion including patient tower and women’s center that was completed in Nov. 2014. Services include cardiovascular and cancer care, surgery, women and children’s center, long-term care, behavioral health. 600 Hospital Drive. 704-993-3100; www.carolinashealthcare.org.
16 Lake Norman Regional Medical Center: Part of Community Health Systems, a Franklin, Tenn.-based for-profit hospital chain. 123 beds. Services include orthopedic specialty center, inpatient and outpatient imaging center, women’s center, surgical center for weight loss, and minimally invasive surgical service. 171 Fairview Road, Exit 33 on I-77. 704-660-4000; www.lnrmc.com.
17 Carolinas HealthCare System Pineville: A $300 million expansion in 2012 more than doubled the number of beds to 235 and added more specialized programs, such as neurosurgery and open heart surgery. Neonatal intensive care nursery has private rooms for newborns. 10628 Park Road. 704-667-1000; www.carolinashealthcare.org.
Fort Mill, S.C.
18 Carolinas HealthCare System and Tenet Healthcare have battled for 10 years over which one will build a 100-bed hospital in Fort Mill. Carolinas HealthCare once had the OK, but Piedmont got the latest approval. The decision is under appeal.
Rock Hill, S.C.
19 Piedmont Medical Center: Part of for-profit Tenet Healthcare. 288 beds. Services include heart and stroke care, specialized women and children’s services, orthopedics, weight loss surgery. 222 S. Herlong Ave. 803-329-1234; www.piedmontmedicalcenter.com.