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Applying for Jobs:

Thank you for your continued interest in career opportunities with UNC Health! Please note the following:

Discovery Teammate Referral Program:

**This referral program is applicable to teammates within UNC Health's core facilities and divisions. This includes UNC Health Caldwell, UNC Health Chatham, UNC Health Alliance, UNC Hospitals (UNC Medical Center, UNC Hillsborough, and UNC Faculty Physicians), UNC Health Johnston, UNC Physicians Network, UNC Health Rex, UNC Rex Holly Springs, UNC Health Rockingham, and Shared Services.**

Current teammates, looking to refer someone? Check out our Teammate Referral Program to earn extra cash!

Current teammates, please ensure that you submit your candidate in our system, before they apply. For teammate referral guidelines and eligibility, click here.

Respiratory Care Incentive Program

Eligible positions:

  • Respiratory Therapist I, II, & Sr. (Inpatient Units, Carolina Air Care, Homecare) - (applicable at UNC Medical Center and UNC Health Rex)
  • Respiratory Care Clinical Specialist (applicable at UNC Medical Center only)
  • Respiratory Care Coordinator (applicable at UNC Medical Center and UNC Health Rex)
  • Respiratory Care Supervisor (applicable at UNC Medical Center only)
  • Respiratory Care Manager (applicable at UNC Medical Center only)
  • Respiratory Educator (applicable at UNC Medical Center only)


Eligibility Requirements:

  • Hire date beginning on/after July 27, 2021.
  • Full-time position that requires scheduled work for 36 hours or more per week.
  • Not currently employed, or employed within the previous twelve (12) months at another UNC Health system facility.  UNC Hospitals per diem and traveler/contract staff are eligible if converting to full-time (36+ hours per week) status.
  • Employee must remain in good standing throughout their commitment period. If an employee receives a final written warning, the incentive will be discontinued.
  • The work commitment must be fulfilled in the department where the employee is initially hired. 


Payout Amount

  • UNC Medical Center: $15,000 for a three (3) year commitment.
  • UNC Health Rex: The option of $10,000 for a two (2) year commitment or $15,000 for a three (3) year commitment.


Payout Details and Schedule:

  • UNC Medical Center: equal payments will be made every six (6) months from the start date during the three (3) year work commitment.
  • UNC Health Rex: If a two (2) year commitment, equal payments will be made to the teammate once they reach their six (6) month, twelve (12) month, and twenty-four (24) month work through dates during the two (2) year work commitment. If a three (3) year commitment, equal payments will be made to the teammate once they reach their twelve (12) month, twenty-four (24) month, and thirty-six (36) month work through dates during the three (3) year work commitment.

*Payments will be treated as taxable income and directly deposited in your paycheck. 



  • Please contact the MyHR Service Center Support at 984-215-2800.


Diversity Statement

UNC Health and the UNC School of Medicine are committed to valuing all people throughout our organization, regardless of background, lifestyle, and culture. A diverse and inclusive work environment for staff and culturally appropriate care for our patients, are essential to fulfilling our UNC Health vision of improving the health of all North Carolinians.

Equal Employment Opportunity

UNC Health is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.

Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, status as a protected veteran or political affiliation.

All interested applicants are invited to apply for career opportunities. Please refer to our Employment Application Accessibility page if you need a reasonable accommodation to search and/or to apply for a career opportunity.

To verify employment eligibility, UNC Health is committed to Form I-9 and the E-Verify process.

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