All you have to do is go to
and type in John Umstead Hospital and you will get a load of information.
Thats why they use travelers, because the mental health system in NC got a D on their report card!
I have been down here as a Traveler for a bit now and man what I have seen would curl anyone's toes. It is really a shame too because they , meaning management are so resistant to change. Unfortunately they are going to have to become more open because DFS and other groups are now forcing their hands.
They have a lot of poorly trained, uneducated staff. Even many of the nurses are very "simplistic" in their thinking which increases safety risks and violence against patients and staff.
Truly... go check the articles out.
They have made front page news in Raleigh.