UNC Health Alliance, a leading Population Health Services Organization & Network

UNC Health Alliance, the state’s largest clinically integrated network and leading Population Health Services Organization, focuses on population health strategies and solutions that help our practices succeed in value care delivery and payment models.

New models of payment and care delivery require an integrated medical neighborhood dedicated to provider success. UNC Health Alliance provides the opportunity for independent providers to benefit from UNC Health’s reputation, technology, and infrastructure to integrate services across the medical neighborhood and to deliver high quality, cost-effective care to the residents of North Carolina.

UNC Health Alliance is uniquely positioned, with a proven record of success, to partner with practices to improve the value and affordability of healthcare in North Carolina.

Trusted Partner with the largest network of providers in North Carolina. We are committed to supporting practices who want to remain and want to align with a successful value-based organization.

Operationalizing Change focusing on “systemness”, bringing data, processes, organization, infrastructure, care teams, and expertise to communities, addressing their most critical needs.

Leader in Quality who is recognized nationally. Lean Six Sigma coaches support practices to achieve the best outcomes and maximize quality incentives and shared savings.

Strong Payor-Provider Partnerships allow us to negotiate advantageous alternative payment models. We work on behalf of our practices to find innovative partnerships and design programs that drive better outcomes and value.

$100 Million in Value-Revenue in 2019 and 2020. We have realized success in value and are a national leader in value-based care.

Financially Sound with a solid population health management infrastructure and patient centered solutions backed by UNC Health.

Accountable Communities convene forward minded community organizations and providers to focus on the most compelling drivers of health outcomes. We think outside the box and address social barriers to health to improve patient outcomes.

Expertise in Population health strategies and solutions. We help our practices succeed with at-the-elbow training, quality improvement coaching, meaningful analytics and tools, and patient outreach services.

Learn more about joining UNC Health Alliance

physicians facesHow does a practice or provider join UNC Health Alliance?

Participation involves signing a formal agreement that is a commitment to the policies and procedures of the clinically integrated network. All members of a practice must join.

Are there fees or exclusivity to join UNC Health Alliance?

There is no exclusive membership requirement and there is no membership fee.

What are the eligibility requirements for providers?

Credentialing providers requires an active professional license, active DEA, medical practice insurance, and Board Certification. Providers must also have a desire to clinically integrate their practices with UNC Health and other participating independent practices.

Does UNC Health Alliance require hospital admitting privileges?

No, members of UNC Health Alliance can be in good standing on the medical staff of a UNC Health affiliated hospital or meet other criteria as determined by the Board.

How will UNC Health Alliance affect provider compensation?

UNC Health Alliance supports our members through a variety of contracting payor mechanisms ranging from quality incentive programs to premium-based relationships.

Interested to join us? Email us at HealthAlliance@unchealth.unc.edu.