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A Healthy High Country

Appalachian Regional Healthcare System Blog

Open House & Hiring Event: November 9th at the new Appalachian Regional Behavioral Health Hospital

Are you looking for a chance to start a different career path or learn something new? Drop in November 9, 2021, 3:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. to tour the new 27-bed inpatient hospital, meet behavioral health leaders, learn about our patients and programs, and learn about career opportunities. Read More: Open House & Hiring Event: November 9th at the new Appalachian Regional Behavioral Health Hospital

A Legacy of Giving: Major gift to Watauga Medical Center in memory of Dr. Al Petti

The late Dr. Al Petti spent many years as an innovative orthopedic surgeon. His wife Chris has chosen to honor his legacy with a $1 million gift to the Appalachian Regional Healthcare Foundation toward a new, ultramodern orthopedic program at Watauga Medical Center. A part of the orthopedic expansion project will bear the Petti name as a tribute to their history of medical excellence and community advancement. Read More: A Legacy of Giving: Major gift to Watauga Medical Center in memory of Dr. Al Petti