New Physician & APP Portal

Congratulations on joining Atrium Health!

On behalf of Atrium Health (formerly known as Carolinas HealthCare System), we would like to welcome you to our organization!

We recognize the skills and expertise you are bringing to our enterprise, and want you to know that you are truly a valued member of the Atrium Health family. Congratulations on joining over 60,000 teammates in the quest to improve health, elevate hope and advance healing – for all!

In an effort to streamline your onboarding process, we have listed several key next steps below. Timely completion of these steps will help to ensure you are ready to go on day one.

Before you begin completing your next key steps, we have listed the locations which are frequently referred to as “regional”. If you are joining one of these facilities, please continue with the steps listed below. If not, please access our metro portal home at

  • New Hanover Regional Medical Center
  • St. Luke's Hospital
  • Scotland Memorial Hospital
  • Columbus Regional HealthCare System

Our goal is to ensure that your payer credentialing and hospital privileging process is seamless and efficient. You will be contacted by your assigned Intake Partner within the Medical Staff Services department 60 days prior to your start date to initiate your electronic credentialing process.

Please review the credentialing process workflow below to become familiar with the timeframes in which our Medical Staff Services department teammates will be contacting you throughout your credentialing process. There are several required documents that you will be asked to submit within strict timeframes once your credentialing process has begun. Review the documents and process steps below in order to avoid potential start date delays in the future.

Prior to your first day of employment, there are several items we need you to complete.

The information below is shared at Atrium Health's New Physician & APP Orientation. The additional resources section includes supplementary information that may be useful to review with your practice/department/specialty leadership teams.

New Physician & APP Orientation information

Additional resources

Atrium Health cares about your physical and financial health. We are proud to offer market-competitive benefits for you and your family. Review information about your health plan and other benefits via the link below.