Appalachian Regional Healthcare System (ARHS), the leader for healthcare in the High Country, is comprised of two hospitals, thirteen medical practices, and a rehabilitation facility with a skilled nursing care wing. Appalachian Regional Healthcare System stays committed to promoting health in the High Country, enhancing quality of life and simply “making life better.”
To support the provision of high quality, compassionate healthcare for the mountain region of northwest North Carolina, northeast Tennessee with a spirit of teamwork based on a set of operating values.
Build a regional healthcare system that results in healthier individuals and enhanced quality of life.
Compassion, Integrity, Excellence
News and Updates
Appalachian Regional Healthcare System (ARHS) is proud to announce its recognition as one of the “Healthiest Companies in America” by Interactive Health, a national provider known for its preventive programs that encourage employees to adopt new health habits. ARHS is one of 184 companies…read more
Appalachian Gastroenterology, also known as AppGastro, became a member of Appalachian Regional Healthcare System (ARHS) on April 1, 2018. The practice, which is located less than a mile from Watauga Medical Center, joined Appalachian Regional Medical Associates (ARMA), the healthcare system’s…read more
Whether you are climbing a mountain or skiing down one, Appalachian Regional Healthcare System (ARHS) takes each patient’s desire to move and enjoy life seriously. That’s why the healthcare system is committed to providing top quality and easily accessible orthopedic services right here in the…read more
Awards & Recognition
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