Cold & Flu Season are blowing in


No appointment necessary at AppUrgent Care and Baker Center walk-In Clinic.

AppOrtho: two locations, same expert care

Boone location has move to Doctors Drive. Second location is now open in Jefferson.

Latest News

Healthcare facilities limit visitors due to increase in flu cases

Healthcare facilities limit visitors due to increase in flu cases

Appalachian Regional Healthcare System is limiting visitation at Watauga Medical Center, Cannon Memorial Hospital and The Foley Center as a result of the continued increase in flu and influenza-like illnesses. Visitors must: Be 18 years or older Be healthy and not have the flu or influenza-like…

read more
Celebrate Heart Health With AppState Basketball February 17th

Celebrate Heart Health With AppState Basketball February 17th

  Join The Cardiology Center, Omar Carter Foundation, Beaver College of Health Sciences, and other partners as we work together to educate the High Country on CPR and AED training and awareness. Learn more about the Healthy Heart Collaborative and view other events at Appalachian Today….

read more
Two lovebirds and a knee replacement

Two lovebirds and a knee replacement

Remember puppy love? For most couples, that fairy tale feeling is unintentionally lost somewhere between bills to pay and diapers to change. As a society, we acknowledge this marital transition as the norm, but should it be? After 18 years of marriage and a recent knee replacement surgery, Roy…

read more

Upcoming Events

9:30 am Cancer Expressions Open Studio @ Seby B. Jones Cancer Center
Cancer Expressions Open Studio @ Seby B. Jones Cancer Center
Feb 27 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Bring your own artistic project if you have one, or try out projects in the studio. No prior art experience necessary. Please wear clothes you don’t mind getting dirty or bring an apron.
10:00 am Blood Drive @ Watauga Medical Center
Blood Drive @ Watauga Medical Center
Feb 28 @ 10:00 am – 2:30 pm
Blood Drive @ Watauga Medical Center | Boone | North Carolina | United States
Make your appointment at and enter in the sponsor code: Watauga Medical Center or call 1-800-RED-CROSS. You don’t need a special reason to give blood. You just need your own reason. Some of us give blood[...]
5:30 pm Yoga for Cancer Survivors @ Watauga Medical Center Auditorium
Yoga for Cancer Survivors @ Watauga Medical Center Auditorium
Feb 28 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Our Gentle Yoga for Cancer Survivors class can help you relax, as well as increase flexibility, focus, and strength. We welcome cancer survivors in treatment or post-treatment and Seby B. Jones Regional Cancer Center staff.[...]

Don’t miss the latest information!

Get news and updates from Appalachian Regional Healthcare System in your inbox.

Joint Commission Gold Seal            Patient Centered Medical Home    American-Hospital-Association-logo

We want to hear from you

You matter! Our patients are our highest priority and our goal is to provide excellent patient care at all of our facilities. Please take a few moments to tell us how we're doing.

© Appalachian Regional Healthcare System | PO Box 2600 | 336 Deerfield Road | Boone, NC 28607 | (828) 262 – 4100

Appalachian Regional Healthcare System complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. Click to view our full statement of nondiscrimination.


ATENCIÓN: si habla español, tiene a su disposición servicios gratuitos de asistencia lingüística. 注意:如果您使用繁體中文,您可以免費獲得語言援助服務 CHÚ Ý: Nếu bạn nói Tiếng Việt, có các dịch vụ hỗ trợ ngôn ngữ miễn phí dành cho bạn. 주의: 한국어를 사용하시는 경우, 언어 지원 서비스를 무료로 이용하실 수 있습니다. ATTENTION : Si vous parlez français, des services d’aide linguistique vous sont proposés gratuitement. – ملحوظة: إذا كنت تتحدث اذكر اللغة، فإن خدمات المساعدة اللغویة تتوافر لك بالمجان. اتصل برقم ھاتف الصم والبكم: LUS CEEV: Yog tias koj hais lus Hmoob, cov kev pab txog lus, muaj kev pab dawb rau koj. ВНИМАНИЕ: Если вы говорите на русском языке, то вам доступны бесплатные услуги перевода. PAUNAWA: Kung nagsasalita ka ng Tagalog, maaari kang gumamit ng mga serbisyo ng tulong sa wika nang walang bayad. વુચના: જો તભે ગુજયાતી ફોરતા શો, તો ધન:ળુલ્ક બા઴ા વશામ વેલાઓ તભાયા ભાટે ઉ઩રબ્ધ છે. પોન કયો ប្បយ័ត្ន៖ របើសិនជាអនកនិយាយ ភាសាដមែរ, រសវាជំនួយដននកភាសា រដ្ឋយមិនគិត្ឈ្នួល គឺអាច្បមានសំរាប់បំររើអនក។ ច្បូរ ទ្ូរស័ពទ ACHTUNG: Wenn Sie Deutsch sprechen, stehen Ihnen kostenlos sprachliche Hilfsdienstleistungen zur Verfügung. ध्यान दें: यदि आप ह िंदी बोलते हैं तो आपके लिए मुफ्त में भाषा सहायता सेवाएं उपलब्ध हैं। ໂປດຊາບ: ຖ້າວ່າ ທ່ານເວົ້າພາສາ ລາວ, ການບໍລິການຊ່ວຍເຫຼືອດ້ານພາສາ, ໂດຍບໍ່ເສັຽຄ່າ, ແມ່ນມີພ້ອມໃຫ້ທ່ານ. 注意事項:日本語を話される場合、無料の言語支援をご利用いただけますまで、お電話にてご連絡ください。