About Us

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

Holiday Hours and Closings

Holiday Hours and Closings

Appalachian Regional Healthcare System will be observe the following holidays: November 22-23, 2018 – Thanksgiving December 25, 2018 – Christmas January 1, 2019 – New Year’s Day   What does this mean for patients? Appalachian Regional Healthcare System hospitals are open 24 hours a day, 7…

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