Diversity and Inclusion

Harnett Health recognizes the importance of being inclusive and respectful of the personal experiences and backgrounds of our patients, employees and medical staff.  Our mission is to promote diverse and culturally competent resident physicians and to support a culture that values diversity by:

  1. Helping to recruit the most qualified students with diverse backgrounds through local, regional and national events
  2. Increasing mentorship opportunities to promote  retention of qualified and diverse faculty and personnel 
  3. Educating faculty and personnel in the principles of intrinsic bias and culture diversity
  4. Strengthening the hospital’s ties with under-represented community members through community outreach programs