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Mission Health Emergency Services

Mission Health’s Emergency Services includes western North Carolina’s designated Level II Trauma Center at Mission Hospital, ground transportation by Regional Transport Services (RTS) and air transport provided by Mountain Area Medical Airlift (MAMA) with both able to provide transport for neo-natal patients, and select telehealth specialties at regional hospitals with medical direction provided by specialists based at Mission Hospital. All member hospitals except Asheville Specialty Hospital have Emergency Departments staffed 24 hours a day.

Member Hospital Emergency Departments

Mission Hospital

  • Western North Carolina’s designated Level II Trauma Center
  • 65 beds
  • Accreditations include:
    • Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)
    • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
    • Stroke Center
    • Chest Pain Center
  • Forensic nursing team providing screening for sexual assault and domestic violence
  • Emergent bariatric surgery
  • Behavioral health evaluation
  • Provides medical direction for Telestroke and Telepsychiatry at all member hospitals where offered and several other hospitals in western North Carolina

Angel Medical Center

  • 14 beds
  • Telestroke and Telepsychiatry available
  • Behavioral health evaluation

Angel Medical Center Urgent Care
(828)369-4427

Blue Ridge Regional Hospital Emergency Department

  • 12 beds
  • Telestroke available
  • Behavioral health evaluation

Blue Ridge Regional Hospital Emergency Department
(828)766-3755

Highlands-Cashiers Hospital

  • 6 beds
  • Telestroke available
  • Behavioral health evaluation

Highlands-Cashiers Hospital Emergency Department
(828)526-1200

McDowell Hospital

  • 13 beds
  • Telestroke and Telepsychiatry available
  • Behavioral health evaluation

McDowell Hospital Emergency Department
(828)659-5000

Transylvania Regional Hospital

  • 10 beds
  • Telestroke and Telepsychiatry available
  • Behavioral health evaluation
Transylvania Regional Hospital Emergency Department
(828)884-9111

 

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