Thank you for visiting Appalachian Regional Healthcare System's Press/Media page. Our Corporate Communications Department responds to media inquiries and disseminates news about Appalachian Regional Healthcare System (ARHS), it's member hospitals/facilities and physician practices, it's patients and health services.
We strive to provide quality media assistance, but our top priority is protecting the privacy and security of the patients we serve. For more information about the 1996 Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), visit the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services website.
Appalachian Regional Healthcare System Media Contacts
Members of the media who wish to arrange an interview, need a photo or are interested in additional information about Appalachian Regional Healthcare System, Charles A. Cannon, Jr. Memorial Hospital, Watauga Medical Center, The Foley Center at Chestnut Ridge, any Appalachian Regional Medical Associates practice or any other ARHS owned/operated facility/department should contact:
Gillian Baker, MHA
Vice President of Corporate Communications
Phone: (828) 268-8958
Director, Corporate Communications & Community Outreach
Phone: (828) 268-8968