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Closings & Cancellations

ARHS Closings and Cancellations

(828) 262-4346 or
(855) 812-8369 toll free

When an Inclement Weather Warning has been issued, please call the ARHS Inclement Weather phone line and/or visit the ARHS website to see if the Inclement Weather Plan has been activated before leaving home for your appointment.

What does it mean for patients?

Inclement Weather Plan Activated

For the safety of our patients and staff, Appalachian Regional Healthcare System (ARHS) outpatient facilities may be closed. A list of the outpatient facilities that may be affected in the event of inclement weather are listed below

Medical Offices and Outpatient Facilities: Contact the outpatient facility to reschedule your appointment.

Inpatient Units at Cannon Memorial Hospital and Watauga Medical Center do not close during inclement weather.

Appalachian Regional Healthcare System hospitals are open 24 hours a day, 7 days week. If you have an emergency, please proceed to your nearest emergency room or call 911.

Walk-In Care for patients with non-life threatening illness or injury: Open these hours, even during inclement weather. Monday-Friday 8 am – 7 pm, Saturday-Sunday 9 am – 5 pm.

AppGastro is open these hours, even during inclement weather.  Monday – Thursday, 8 am – 5 pm and Friday, 8 am – 12 pm.

 

Which facilities are affected?

During inclement weather events, Appalachian Regional Healthcare System (ARHS) outpatient facilities may close early, delay opening or be closed an entire day. The following is a list of locations and services that may be affected.

 

Follow Appalachian Regional Healthcare System on Facebook and Twitter at @apprhs for the latest updates.

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Facilities are operating on a normal schedule unless otherwise noted.

Emergency & Same-Day Care

AppFamily Medicine

Baker Center Same-Day Clinic

Cannon Memorial Hospital

Watauga Medical Center

 

Appalachian Regional Medical Associates

AppFamily Medicine

AppGastro

Appalachian Regional Internal Medicine Specialists

Appalachian Regional Pulmonology

AppOrtho

Baker Center for Primary Care

Boone Urology Center

Davant Medical Clinic

Grandfather Specialty Clinic

Harmony Center for Women

Jefferson Specialty Clinic

Tate Clinic

Watauga Surgical Group

 

Outpatient Services

Appalachian Regional Behavioral Health

Appalachian Regional Outpatient Imaging and Lab Center

Appalachian Regional Pain Management Center

Cardiac Diagnostic Testing (CDT)

Heart & Vascular Center

Outpatient Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation

Outpatient Behavioral Health

Outpatient Cardiopulmonary

The Rehabilitation Center

Seby B. Jones Cancer Center

Surgical and Anesthesia Services

The Sleep Center at Watauga Medical Center

THRIVE: Transition to Wellness

The Wound Care Center

When an Inclement Weather Warning has been issued, please call the ARHS Inclement Weather phone line and/or visit the ARHS website to see if the Inclement Weather Plan has been activated before leaving home for your appointment.

What does it mean for patients?

Inclement Weather Plan Activated

For the safety of our patients and staff, Appalachian Regional Healthcare System (ARHS) outpatient facilities may be closed. A list of the outpatient facilities that may be affected in the event of inclement weather are listed below

Medical Offices and Outpatient Facilities: Contact the outpatient facility to reschedule your appointment.

Inpatient Units at Cannon Memorial Hospital and Watauga Medical Center do not close during inclement weather.

Appalachian Regional Healthcare System hospitals are open 24 hours a day, 7 days week. If you have an emergency, please proceed to your nearest emergency room or call 911.

Walk-In Care for patients with non-life threatening illness or injury: Open these hours, even during inclement weather. Monday-Friday 8 am – 7 pm, Saturday-Sunday 9 am – 5 pm.

AppGastro is open these hours, even during inclement weather.  Monday – Thursday, 8 am – 5 pm and Friday, 8 am – 12 pm.

 

Which facilities are affected?

During inclement weather events, Appalachian Regional Healthcare System (ARHS) outpatient facilities may close early, delay opening or be closed an entire day. The following is a list of locations and services that may be affected.

 

Follow Appalachian Regional Healthcare System on Facebook and Twitter at @apprhs for the latest updates.