Emergency & Urgent Care

Call 911 or come to the Emergency Room when: 

Come to urgent or walk-in care when: 

  • You have a non-life-threatening illness or injury, such as ear pain, sore throat, or sprain
  • You need care during AppUrgent or Baker Center Same-Day Clinic office hours, and you cannot see your primary care provider
Emergency & Urgent Care Boone, NC

Emergency Department

Our Emergency Departments provide emergency medical care for life-threatening illness and injuries. Our staff is dedicated to providing the expert care that you expect from our hospitals – quickly and efficiently. Our team of emergency-trained medical staff are on duty 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Emergency & Urgent Care Boone, NC

Urgent Care Services

If your condition is not life-threatening, AppUrgent Care (Watauga) offers convenient, walk-in care for illnesses and injuries such as sore throats, strains, sprains, fever and the flu.

Baker Center for Primary Care (Avery) offers same-day appointments

Emergency & Urgent Care Boone, NC

What to Expect

When you arrive at one of our Emergency Rooms, you will be asked for some basic information to complete your registration. A triage nurse will ask you questions to determine the severity of your condition. Patients are treated as quickly as possible, with priority given to patients with the most severe injuries or illnesses.

Watauga Medical Center

336 Deerfield Road
Boone, NC 28607
Phone: (828) 262-4100
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Cannon Memorial Hospital

434 Hospital Drive
Linville, NC 28646
Phone: (828) 737-7000
Fax: (828) 737-7401
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2146 Blowing Rock Road
Boone, NC 28607
Phone: (828) 265-5505
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Baker Center for Primary Care

436 Hospital Drive, Suite 230
Linville, NC 28646
Phone: (828) 737-7711
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