Appalachian District Health Department
Phone: (336) 246-9449
Fax: (336) 246-8163
Address: 413 McConnell St, PO Box 208
Jefferson, NC 28640
Office Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00 am -4:45 pm
Description of Services: The health department services include a clinic for walk-in and scheduled appointments, child health, women's health, immunizations, and the WIC supplemental nutrition program.
Ages Served: All ages
Fees/ Payment Type Accepted: Methods of payment include Medicaid, Health Choice, and State Teachers Insurance, some forms of Blue Cross Blue Shield, cash check, debit or credit card. Also provides a sliding fee scale.
Service Area: Alleghany, Ashe and Watauga County
Blue Ridge ENT (Ear, Nose and Throat)
Phone: (828) 264-4545
Fax: (828) 263-5698
Address: 200 Hospital Dr. Jefferson, NC 28640
Office Hours: Monday & Wednesday 8:00 am -12:00 pm;
1:00 pm -4:00 pm
Description of Services: Blue Ridge ENT provides a variety of clinical services, including: Pediatrics, Ear Disease, Allergy and Sinus, Throat Disorders, Head and Neck Cancer, Skin Disease, Ultrasound, Sleep Disorders, and much more.
Ages Served: All ages
Fees/ Payment Type Accepted: Accepts most private insurances
Service Area: Ashe, Mitchell and Watauga County
Ashe Memorial Hospital
Address: 200 Hospital Ave. Jefferson, NC 28640
Office Hours: 24 hours a day
Description of Services: At Ashe Memorial Hospital, you will receive all the routine and emergency medical care you expect along with wellness services and community resources that might surprise you. Our emergency room delivers 24-hour emergency services to the Jefferson and Ashe County communities. The Mountain Family Care Center provides non-emergent care services during convenient hours, including nights and weekends. Since this facility is on our campus, the emergency department is close by should you need a higher level of care.
The Wilma Vannoy Birthing Center is home to state-of-the-art labor and delivery services. Prenatal care at our facility before delivery helps expecting mothers have as healthy pregnancies as possible, and quality care for both mother and baby after delivery can set new mothers’ minds at ease.
Our Mountain Hearts Fitness Center offers gym equipment and exercises classes aimed at helping you lead a healthier, more active life. This facility is open to the public, regardless of whether you see a doctor at our facility or not.
Ashe Memorial Hospital accepts most major insurance plans, including:
Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Blue Medicare, Cigna,Cigna with Tyson Foods, Inclusive Health, Medcost, Medicaid- NC, Medicaid- VA, Primary Physician Care, Southern Health Partners, United Healthcare, Vocational Rehab., and Wellpath/Coventry.
As well as cash fee for service. Financial Counselors are available Monday through Friday between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. You can reach them by calling 336-846-0725.
We accept cash, check, debit card and most major credit cards.
Ashe Pregnancy Care Center
Phone : (336) 846-4100
Address: 346 S Main St, Jefferson, NC 28640
Office Hours: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday Noon - 5:00 P.M
Description of Services: Pregnancy testing; education on pregnancy including training videos; abortion alternatives; adoption and abstinence; referral for medical care; community services; legal services; adoption; out of area maternity homes; material support, including maternity and baby clothing and baby toiletries. Mom's Store available with "Mom's Money"; baby furnishings can be "purchased" with "Mom's Money".
Fees: All services are free
Areas Served: Ashe County
Address: 203 N Main St, Jefferson, NC 28640
Office Hours: Monday - Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday - Sunday: Closed
Description of Services: Medical equipment and supplies for sale and for rent. Oxygen, nebulizer, infusion , sleep, ventilator, enteril therapies, and pediatric services provided. Discounts on Glucometers.
Fees: Medicare, case, checks, and insurance are all accepted.
Service area: Ashe and Alleghany Counties.
Music Therapy Clinic
Address: BCBSNC Institute for Health and Human Services ASU Box 32102
400 University Hall Drive Boone, NC 28607
Description of Services: The Music Therapy Clinic offers assessment and treatment for individuals of any age with a wide range of presenting issues, including autism, anxiety, depression, or other mental health needs; physical needs associated with stroke or post-treatment rehabilitation; communication disorders; and cognitive issues. Depending on the needs of potential clients and feasibility of services, individual and group services may be offered. Session length varies based on need and availability.
Fees: Music therapy services are offered on a sliding scale. Please contact us at 828-262-8216 for additional information.
Top Dog Clinic
Ashe School-Based Health Clinic
Phone: (336) 384-1625
Address: 255 Northwest Lane PO Box 178
Warrensville, NC 28693
Office Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00 am-3:00 pm
Description of Services: Top Dog Clinic is a school based health center located at the Ashe County Middle School. Parental consent is necessary for a student to receive medical services through Top Dog Clinic. Staffing includes a physician’s assistant, registered nurse (with advanced pediatric assessment skills), medical office assistant, registered dietitian, licensed professional counselor and health educator. Top Dog Clinic works cooperatively with school nurses, coaches, counselors, teachers and principals to ensure that the clinic is an integral part of the life at the school. Provides preventive care, including mental health services, to adolescents. Students are treated quickly and problems caught early so that they spend more time in class (National Assembly on School Based Health Care). School based health centers provide a comprehensive range of services that specifically meet the needs of young people, while providing general medical care.
Fees: None. Services can be billed to insurance companies, medicaid, etc.
Eligibility: All Ashe County Middle School students are eligible to enroll for services, regardless of their ability to pay. Parental consent is necessary for a student to receive medical services through Top Dog Clinic.
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Physicians Who Accept Medicaid
Ashe Medication Assistance Program
Address: Ashe Health Center
413 McConnell St. PO Box 208 Jefferson NC 28640
Office Hours: Monday thru Friday 8:00 AM-4:45 PM.
Description of Services: Assistance in finding and applying for pharmaceutical company prescription assistance programs.
Fees: None for this service.
Eligibility: Varies depending on drug company supplying medication.
Address: 303 East 2nd Street, Suite A
West Jefferson, NC 28694
Office Hours: Monday through Friday 8:00am to 5:00pm Wednesday 8:00am to 12:00pm
Sick Walk-In Session: Monday through Friday 8:00 to 9:00am
After Hours: In obvious life threatening situations, please call 911 and proceed to the nearest emergency room. Should you need to reach someone after office hours, you can reach Mrs. Sheila at (336) 977-1626. We want to be available to out patients for urgent needs, however, we ask that you do not call the after hours number for non-urgent matters that can wait until the following business day. Appointment and medication refill will be handled on the next business day.
Description of Services: A hometown practice providing a healthcare home for your newborns, infants, toddlers, adolescents and young adults. We are committed to provide the best in pediatrics, providing a full range of services, including well and sick care with after hours services. We would love to be your "medical home" where we will care for your child from the time they are initially discharged from the hospital after birth, until they turn 22 years old! As a "medical home" we are available for your 24 hours a day/7 days a week. Only in rare cases will you ever have to go to a hospital emergency room!Our dedicated staff works together as a team to provide vaccines, hearing, vision and developmental screenings for well child care check-ups. Sick care includes some on site lab testing, as well as state of the art allergy and asthma care with pulmonary function testing and ADHD testing with our new Quotient machine. We also offer premier care for special needs, ADHD and other chronic illnesses.
Ashe Shriners Club
Phone: 336-977-8668 or 336-877-4977
Address: PO Box 244 Jefferson, NC 28640
Description of Services: Shriners belong to a brotherhood of men.....dedicated to fun and fellowship.....but with a serious purpose - that of supporting what has become known as the "World's Greatest Philanthropy," the 22 Shriners Hospitals for Children composed of 18 orthopedic hospitals, three burn hospitals, and one hospital that provides orthopedic, burn and spinal cord injury care. Since the first hospital opened in 1922, these hospitals have cured or substantially helped more than 600,000 children - all at no cost to the parent or child.
Music Journey Music Therapy Services Of The High Country
Phone: (828) 964-6930
Address: 240 Highway 105 Ext Suite 202
Boone, NC 28607-4297
Office Hours: By appointment
Description of Services: Private music therapy servies serving children, adolescents, adults, and organizations. Provides individual, group, and family music therapy services to the High Country area. Practice focuses on domestic violence, early intervention, and holistic health. Also provides professional services: music therapy assessments, in-services, presentations, professional consultations and arts-based workshops.
Fees: Private pay and insurance upon request.