Top block icon provider

Top block icon billpay

Top block icon location copy

Top block icon patient portal

Patient Stories

Whether celebrating a birth or treating an illness, Appalachian Regional Healthcare System recognizes that each patient has a unique story to tell. Our
My Story
campaign allows patients an opportunity to tell their stories.

 

See all patient stories >   Share your story today  >

MyStoryCollage560px

 

 

  1. News
  2. Events
  3. Our Story
Golf Tournament raises $31k for Seby B. Jones Regional Cancer Center

The 44th Annual Grover C. Robbins, Jr. Memorial Golf Tournament was held at Grandfather Golf and Country Club on Tuesday, October 11, 2016. The event raised more than $31,000  [ ... ]

Public Health Advisory: Smoke Exposure from the fire in Watauga County NC

AppHealthCare (Appalachian District Health Department) and Appalachian Regional Healthcare System are advising residents and visitors to be aware of the possibility of smoke f [ ... ]

Watauga Medical Center Earns “A” Grade for Patient Safety in Fall 2016 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grad...

New Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades, which assign A, B, C, D and F letter grades to hospitals nationwide and provide the most complete picture of patient safety in the U.S., w [ ... ]

3rd Annual Lighting of the Tree at Watauga Medical Center

December 15, 2016
6 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Watauga Medical Center Auditorium Directions

Blood Drive at Watauga Medical Center

December 21, 2016
10 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Watauga Medical Center Auditorium Directions

A Blowing Rock story: Connected at birth, together through life

Few relationships in life are more meaningful than those established at birth. This was certainly the case for Lorrine Miller, when in September 1951 she was delivered by Dr.  [ ... ]

A behind the scenes look at the hospital after dark

Few patients when entering the hospital consider all of the “behind the scenes” staff working on their behalf.

Piano playing nurse makes life better for patients at Watauga Medical Center

Many thoughts come to mind when contemplating a trip to the hospital. Where should I park? What time is surgery? Will the cafeteria food be good? Fortunately, for patients at  [ ... ]

More News | More Events 

women shutterstock 210858778


Your trusted provider of women’s health services

Your health is our priority. At Appalachian Regional Healthcare System, we provide a comprehensive array of services to meet the needs of women throughout every stage of life. To find a heathcare provider or to learn more about our services click on the links below.


Obstetrics, Gynecology & Midwifery

Harmony Center for Women's Health and Vitality - (828) 268-8970

Harmony, Center for Women's Health and Vitality is an exciting new approach to caring for women in the High Country, one that we have not seen before in this area. By offering a full array of services for women of all ages, Harmony can meet the needs of the woman throughout her life cycle, and make life better for women in the High Country.

 

Watauga Medical Center Marchese Birthing Center - (828) 265-5029

The Marchese Birthing Center at Watauga Medical Center provides spacious rooms designed to resemble a bedroom at home and offers midwifery services as well. The Marchese Birthing Center consists of nine LDRP (Labor, Delivery, Recovery, and Postpartum) rooms, a C-section suite and nurseries.

Childbirth classes are offered to help prepare patients for childbirth. Classes are six-weeks long and cover several topics including what to expect during labor & delivery, the hospital experience and pain control strategies for labor.

Expectant Mom Pre-Registration

Complete the expectant mom pre-registration online form here.


Lymphedema, Osteoporosis, Incontenence, Pelvic Pain & Dysfunction

The Rehabilitation Center - (828) 268-9043

The Rehabilitation Center offers an array of direct care services designed to meet the outpatient rehabilitation needs of our community. We have two locations to serve our patients. Patients are provided with customized, therapeutic interventions to meet their individual needs. The unique locations allow patients access to the Wellness Center and YMCA's strength and conditioning equipment and pools - providing a continuum of care from acute care to wellness programming.


3D Mammography & Breast Care

The Breast Center - (828) 262-4151

The Wilma Redmond Breast Center of ARHS is located in the recently renovated Outpatient Imaging and Lab Center at 1200 State Farm Road in Boone, NC. The Breast Center offers Hologic 3D Mammography for breast cancer screening. 3D mammography produces a three-dimensional view of the breast tissue that helps radiologists identify and characterize individual breast structures without the confusion of overlapping tissue.

 


Find a Location - Appalachian Regional Healthcare System Find a Provider - Appalachian Regional Healthcare System