CARY, NC –  The Presbyterian Homes, Inc and Glenaire are pleased to announce the upcoming partnership with UNC Physicians Network (UNCPN). Together, the two organizations will manage the on-site health clinic to provide increased access to high-quality medical services for the residents of the Glenaire Continuing Care Retirement Community. 

The Medicare-certified Health Clinic, which was recently expanded to accommodate additional on-site services is conveniently located on the Glenaire campus. The partnership with UNCPN will enable Glenaire residents to take advantage of expanded physician and nurse practitioner services without the need to leave the community. The clinic will be associated with UNC Health, offering My UNC Chart to its patients and, making referrals and specialist appointments even easier. 

UNCPN will offer additional medical services with a variety of healthcare specialists. From routine visits to lab work, the clinic is proud to provide exceptional primary care medical services, including:

  • Annual wellness visits
  • Prescribing medications
  • Treatment of acute illnesses
  • Treatment of chronic conditions
  • Health education
  • Nutrition consultation
  • Medical insurance claims filing
  • Specialist referrals

On Oct. 4, Lisa Rosenberg, UNCPN’s Chief Operating Officer and Sachin Gupta, MD, UNCPN’s Chief Medical Officer, visited Glenaire to share news of this partnership with the residents of Glenaire.

“Partnering with UNCPN to provide our residents with such a high-quality healthcare provider is a tremendous opportunity for Glenaire and the people we serve,” said Ben Stevens, Executive Director of Glenaire.

“Working alongside a world-class institution like UNCPN to provide excellent care and expand the services available to our residents is absolutely the right direction for the future of our community,” said Tom Ficklin, Associate Director of Glenaire.

“This partnership is coming along at the perfect time,” said Hank Lovvorn, Vice President of Operations for The Presbyterian Homes. “As we plan to welcome close to 350 new residents to the Glenaire family in 2023, we are excited to establish this tremendous new partnership for the benefit of our current and future residents that make up the Glenaire community.”

The development of this partnership underscores both UNCPN and Glenaire’s commitment to providing specialty services to seniors. This partnership also will increase access to primary care and specialty services while increasing access to a network of care in the surrounding community.

UNCPN has more than 90 practices and over 300 providers who provide a full range of primary care and specialty services to 14 counties throughout North Carolina. UNCPN provides complete care to its patients, offering expertise and empathy within the UNC Health system.

Glenaire is a part of The Presbyterian Homes, Inc. (PHI) whose mission is to honor God by enriching the lives and touching the hearts of those we serve.  PHI is a non-profit corporation serving approximately 2,000 seniors in North Carolina through three owned and one managed (Friends Homes) continuing care retirement communities and an affordable rental apartment community (Capital Towers). Glenaire opened in 1993 and currently serves more than 400 residents at its 32-acre campus.

For more information, please contact:

Ben Stevens, Executive Director, Glenaire

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