Our Facilities

Mission Hospital

MAHEC residents train at Mission Hospital, a part of the Mission Health System and a regional referral center for 16 counties in Western North Carolina and parts of TN, SC, WV, VA. The medical staff comprises approximately 650 physicians, with nearly all subspecialties available. Mission is an 800-bed hospital, featuring state of the art facilities. The Emergency Department at Mission averages over 95,000 patient visits per year.

In 2015, Mission Hospital was named a Best Hospital by U.S. News & World Report! Read more here about Mission’s various accolades here.

MAHEC Family Health Center at Biltmore
The MAHEC Mary C. Nesbitt Biltmore Campus, constructed in 2013, houses the Family Health Center, Dental Health Center, Education Building and OB/GYN Specialists. A new building scheduled to begin construction Spring 2017 will house the newly expanded UNC Asheville School of Medicine (including an accelerated MPH program), a state of the art Simulation Lab, and the psychiatry and surgery residencies. The Family Health center includes 33 patient care rooms, behavioral health offices, group visit space, ultrasound, x-ray and laboratory services


MAHEC Satellite Locations








MAHEC Family Health Center at Cane Creek











MAHEC Family Health Center at Newbridge












MAHEC Family Health Center at Enka/Candler












MAHEC Family Health Center at Swannanoa