The area is home to First Health’s Moore Regional Hospital, a world class medical center that is widely recognized as one of the nation’s best hospitals. Moore Regional Hospital is a 402-bed, acute care, not-for-profit hospital that serves as the referral center for a 15-county region in central North and South Carolina. It is the flagship hospital for FirstHealth of the Carolinas, the region’s first comprehensive health care network with over 5,000 employees and 5 hospitals, in addition to related facilities. Moore Regional offers care in a variety of specialties including bariatric/weight-loss surgery, the Reid Heart Center, a comprehensive cancer center, an award-winning orthopedic program, as well as neurosurgery, neonatology, robotic surgery, and others. Moore Regional and its support facilities combine to offer technologies and services that are typically exclusive to academic institutions. For more information, please visit www.firsthealth.org.