High Country Health Care System is a non-profit, private, community based, home health care organization that has been in the business of providing home health services to Alleghany, Ashe and Watauga counties for over 30 years. We operate through a joint venture of Ashe Memorial Hospital and Appalachian District Health Department. High Country Health Care System is accredited by the
The mission of High Country Health Care System is to provide comprehensive and quality services in the home at a reasonable cost to residents of our service area, to provide health education, to promote healthy living and maintenance of a safe home environment.
For more information please contact our corporate office at 1.800.834.9090.
Alleghany Hospice Staff
Back Row: Phyllis Wagoner, Volunteer Coord.; Mary Lee, SW, Bereavement Coord.;
Ella Mae Finney, LPN; Deborah Smith, SW; Sara Harper, RN; Donna Hamm, Office Assistant;
Vickey Todd, RN, Clinical Director; Front Row: Gloria Miller, Hospice Aide;
Michelle Cornett, RN;
Virginia Peurifoy, Chaplain; Sheri Duncan, LPN.
Staff not in picture: Beth Lyons-Smith, MD, Hospice Physician
Ashe Hospice Staff
Back Row: Karen Shepherd, RN; Christine Lowenstein, SW;
Hank Clay, MD, Medical Director;
Victoria Roark, Office Assistant; Jennifer Richardson, Volunteer Coordinator; Russell Hart, Chaplain;
Crystal Jordan, RN, Team Leader;
Betty Greer, Hospice Aide; Front Row: Ann Osborne, Hospice Aide;
Virginia Peurifoy, Chaplain; Kelly Smith, RN.
Staff not in picture:Vickey Todd, RN, Clinical Director; Patty Tuttle, RN; Lori Pauley, RN, Ella Mae Finney, LPN.
Watauga Hospice Staff
Back Row: Jay W. Cranston, MD, Medical Director; Sara Shoemaker, SW;
Amanda Combs, RN; Emily Yates, Hospice Aide; Natasha Gibson, RN;
Virginia Peurifoy, Chaplain; Sherry Dollar, RN; Alberta Miller, RN, Team Leader;
Karen Criminger, FNP. Front Row: Brittany Smith, Volunteer Coordinator;
Jennifer Johnson Teague, Bereavement Coordinator;
Revonda Matheson, Office Assistant.