Kardia is a fast-casual Mediterranean concept at UNC Rex Healthcare’s new $235 million North Carolina Heart & Vascular Hospital in Raleigh, which opened at the beginning of March. From the start, Kardia was meant to tie into the mission of the building.
“It’s the Greek word for heart,” says Jim McGrody, director of culinary and nutrition services at UNC Rex Healthcare. “When this was being planned, we wanted to do something different. We’d gotte