We are a not-for-profit community healthcare system, providing advanced healthcare and wellness services from more than 35 locations across a three-county region of Western North Carolina. Our family of services includes hospitals, skilled nursing and rehabilitation centers, a wellness center, home health care, and a continuing care retirement community. Nearly 100 primary care physicians, physician specialists and extenders in the Blue Ridge Medical Group combine with other physicians on the Medical Staff to serve patients in the region. BR's two hospitals provide graduate medical education programs for medical school graduates and students in osteopathic medicine. Carolinas HealthCare System - Blue Ridge is also affiliated with Carolinas HealthCare System, one of the nation's leading and most innovative healthcare organizations, providing area residents with ready access to more specialized care when needed.