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Cannon Memorial Hospital Laboratory Receives Accreditation from College of American Pathologists

The Accreditation Committee of the College of American Pathologists (CAP) has awarded accreditation to Cannon Memorial Hospital’s Laboratory based on results of a recent [ ... ]

Cancer Survivors, Caregivers and Nurses model for the 12th Annual Pretty in Pink Fashion Shown
Cancer Survivors, Caregivers and Nurses model for the 12th Annual Pretty in Pink Fashion Shown

The 12th annual Pretty in Pink Fashion Show, sponsored by Appalachian Regional Healthcare System (ARHS), was held on June 17, 2016 at Grandfather Golf and Country Club. Women  [ ... ]

Appalachian Regional Internal Medicine Specialists adds new providers
Appalachian Regional Internal Medicine Specialists adds new providers

In an effort to improve access to healthcare in the High Country, Appalachian Regional Internal Medicine Specialists (ARIMS), a member of Appalachian Regional Medical Associat [ ... ]

Basic Life Support Skills Check Session
Jul 26, 2016
06:00PM - 07:00PM
Heartsaver CRP/AED Skills Check
Jul 26, 2016
07:00PM - 07:30PM
First Aid Skills Check Session
Jul 26, 2016
07:30PM - 08:00PM
39th Annual Blowing Rock Fashion Show
Aug 05, 2016
10:30AM - 01:00PM

Emergency Room - Appalachian Regional Healthcare System


Our Emergency Departments provide emergency medical care for life-threatening illness and injuries. Our staff is dedicated to providing the expert care that you expect from our hospitals – quickly and efficiently. Our team of emergency-trained medical staff are on duty 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Emergency Room Locations

Cannon Memorial Hospital Emergency Room
434 Hospital Drive
Linville, NC 28646
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Watauga Medical Center Emergency Room
336 Deerfield Road
Boone, NC 28607
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Our Emergency Rooms are fully accredited by the Joint Commission for the Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations.


When You Arrive

When you arrive at one of our Emergency Rooms, you will be asked for some basic information to complete your registration. A triage nurse will ask you questions to determine the severity of your condition. Patients are treated as quickly as possible, with priority given to patients with the most severe injuries or illnesses.

The following services are available for your convenience while you are in Emergency Services:

  • Our waiting areas provide restrooms, public telephones and television. Wireless access is available in the main waiting area.
  • Food services and snack machines are located on the main floor of each hospital.
  • An interfaith chapel, gift shop and additional seating are located in the lobby of each hospital.

If the emergency physician feels it is necessary, he/she may call in a specialist for consultation on your medical condition. If the physician elects to admit you to the hospital, the emergency department staff will provide care until your admission process is complete and your room is ready. The emergency room staff is not be responsible for personal belongings.


Urgent Care

If your condition is not life-threatening, AppUrgent Care offers convenient, walk-in care for illnesses and injuries such as sore throats, strains, sprains, fever and the flu.

 

 

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