BRAC: Health officials excited, fretful – Fayetteville Observer

“I’m comfortable on the medical and surgical side. At least that’s one area we can get our arms around,” Nagowski said. “But on mental health, it’s harder. It’s only going to be solved with community involvement.”

Health care officials in the Cape Fear region reveal two things when they talk about base realignment – or BRAC. One is excitement: They know they’re in the right place at the right time. The other is a healthy dose of fear of the unknown.