Duke Network Services

Transforming health care locally, regionally and nationally

Duke Network Services supports a wide range of community-based specialty and hospital affiliations by linking them with the renowned expertise of Duke Health through innovative programs that promote evidence-based medicine, improve community health and facilitate access to research.

Quick Facts



Years of experience with regional and national affiliates



Specialty and organizational affiliations



Duke LifePoint hospitals/organizations

Spectrum of Services

  • Range of clinical specialty and/or service-line focused affiliations
  • Advisory support for the development and/or enhancement of clinical specialties (cardiology, oncology, telestroke, etc.)
  • Quality oversight and co-branding available for the clinical specialty for our more comprehensive affiliations

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  • A flexible range of targeted consultative services for operational support such as supply chain management, strategic planning and other corporate functions
  • Patient safety and quality oversight
  • Hospital retains management and decision-making authority

Learn more by calling 919-419-5000 or email affiliationnetworks@duke.edu

  • Joint venture between Duke University Health System and LifePoint Health
  • Dedicated to building a network of hospitals, physicians and other healthcare providers that are:
    • Quality driven
    • Adaptive to change
    • Financially strong

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