Good Samaritan Hospital School of Nursing

Good Samaritan Hospital School of Nursing
Charlotte, NC
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Good Samaritan Hospital was the first private hospital in North Carolina built exclusively for the treatment of Charlotte’s black citizens, and is one of the oldest of its kind in the United States.



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Phoebe Pollitt