We are now open and taking medical and dental appointments.
High Country Community Health is a Community Health Center that will provide dental and medical care for patients of all ages.
HCCH offers all services based on a sliding fee scale based on income for anyone regardless of ability to pay. We also gladly accept Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurances.
In Avery and Watauga Counties, approximately 30% of our population is uninsured!
Avery County ranks 100th out of 100th counties in Clinical Care for NC
1,800,000 people are uninsured in North Carolina.
47% of Low Income Adults 19-64 (under 200% FPL) are uninsured in N.C.
The population to physician ratio in Avery County is 1,629:1
This health center is a Health Center Program grantee under 42 I.S.C. 254b, and a deemed Public Health Service employee under 42 U.S.C. 233(g)-(n).