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Our Address

1000 Blythe Blvd Charlotte, NC 28203


35.203344347293, -80.838499487138

Carolinas Healthcare System Charlotte, NC 12 months 28 per cohort, variable

Post-Graduate Acute Care Fellowship Program

The post-graduate acute care fellowship program allows both NPs and PAs to develop the knowledge base to perform procedures and life-saving interventions in various high acuity patient populations and situations. The fellowship concentrates on typical difficulties with transition to practice, and prepares the ACP to perform in a specialized acute care setting while developing foundational specialty-specific skills and knowledge.

Eight inpatient specialties available:

  • Urology
  • Medical critical care (ACNPs or PAs only)
  • Acute care surgery (ACNPs or PAs only)
  • Cardiology
  • Carolinas Hospitalist Group
  • Palliative Care
  • Emergency Medicine (PAs, ENP, or dual certification as FNP/ACNP)
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery (ACNPs or PAs only)

Other specialty tracks are being developed.

Acute care fellows experience:

  • Nine-month mentored clinical rotation within their specialty choice
  • Three-month standardizedd critical care curriculum
  • Two to three months of ICU or elective clinical rotation
  • Weekly specialty didactics