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 815-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. The newly constructed UNC Health Sciences at MAHEC building houses the UNC School of Medicine Asheville campus, UNC Gillings School's Master of Public Health Program in Asheville, the Center for Health Professions Education, the Rural Health Initiatives team, and the Center for Psychiatry and Mental Wellness. 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