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Charlotte's Health Care Industry

Charlotte has a reputation as a banking town, but it’s also become a major hub for health care. That industry employs more than 100,000 people in the Charlotte area, and two of the nation’s largest hospital systems have a major presence here. While many other industries tanked during the recession, health care kept chugging along. An examination of one of Charlotte’s premier industries.

Bob Morgan - president and CEO of the Charlotte Chamber

Tama Morris - dean, Blair College of Health and Director, Presbyterian School of Nursing, Queens University of Charlotte

Carol Lovin - executive vice president and chief strategy officer for Carolinas HealthCare System