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Haywood Regional Medical Center

Jan 10, 2023 08:54AM ● By Randee Brown

Haywood Regional Medical Center, A Duke LifePoint Hospital based in Clyde, consists of seven locations across Haywood County. Their locations offer a variety of services including an emergency department, a health and fitness center, hospice and palliative care, primary care, and specialty care departments such as behavioral health, cardiology, cancer, lung, pediatric, spine, and more.

The hospital was the first county hospital in the state, created in 1927. It is now licensed for 154 beds, and the campus is home to the 54,000 square foot Haywood Regional Health and Fitness Center, and the 44,000 square foot Outpatient Care Center (includes the outpatient surgery center, laboratory, imaging center and physician practices). Haywood Regional Medical Center also operates urgent care centers in both Hazelwood and Canton.

With more than 800 employees including 108 providers added in 2021, Haywood Regional Medical Center distributed a payroll of $64,794,038 in 2021. They also made more than $3.5 million in capital improvements, provided more than $25.6 million in services to those in need, and paid $7,510,097 in taxes. Haywood Regional Medical Center’s economic impact in 2021 totaled more than $33 million including uncompensated care, professional development, tuition reimbursement.

New providers were added in family medicine, gastroenterology, orthopedics and spine, urology, teleneurology, telestroke, and telepsychiatry. Facility improvements were made including a new OR microscope, a digital mobile C-Arm for radiology services, and an air handler unit control upgrade.

Source: Haywood Regional Medical Center