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Caring for western North Carolina since 1950

Caring for western North Carolina since 1950

A hospital isn’t just a building. It’s the people inside it that matter. Doctors, nurses and healthcare workers from right here in your community.

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Harris Regional & Swain Community Hospital Names 2023 Mercy Award Winner

Harris Regional and Swain Community Hospital recently announced that Missi Bowman has been recognized as the facility’s 2023 Mercy Award winner. The Mercy Award recognizes one employee from each of Lifepoint Health’s facilities who profoundly touches the lives of others and best represents the spirit and values on which the company was founded.

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At Swain Community Hospital, we believe our employees are our most valuable assets. If you are looking to join our team so you can work in an environment where you touch lives every day, you can find all our current opportunities using the link below.

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Swain Family Care Welcomes Russell McAlvain

"I wanted to dedicate my life to helping and serving others. I will always have patient's best interest in mind and be considerate of their situation as we navigate their medical journey together. I will always take their opinions and needs into consideration and be open and honest regarding their healthcare," McAlvain says.

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Welcome to Swain Community Hosptial

Swain Community Hospital serves the healthcare needs of four of the westernmost counties of North Carolina. Our longstanding reputation for quality, service, and compassion is what makes us stand out as the place for visitors, seasonal residents, and lifelong community members to receive outstanding healthcare.

Our number one goal is to provide a world-class patient experience. No matter how long your stay in our hospital, the quality of care you receive is our number one priority, each and every day. Not only is the quality of the clinical care you receive important, but so is how you feel when you’re in our care.

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Understanding Prostate Cancer

Prostate cancer is a condition often heard about, but perhaps seldom fully understood. In recognition of National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month, we answer some of...

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Harris Regional Hospital & Swain Community Hospital Announces New CEO: Former CFO Takes the Helm

Harris Regional Hospital and Swain Community Hospital, Duke LifePoint hospitals, are pleased to announce the appointment of Ashley Hindman as the new Chief Executive Officer....

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Swain Family Care Welcomes Dr. Joseph Murcko

“I personally understand the challenges of being a patient,” shares Dr. Murcko, “and I hope to nurture a caring and therapeutic physician-patient relationship with each...

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