- 3390 E US Highway 64 Alt
Located in beautiful Murphy, NC, Erlanger Western Carolina Hospital serves a seven-county region of Western North Carolina, North Georgia, and East Tennessee. A 25-bed critical access hospital, this facility is Erlanger Health System’s sixth hospital and first hospital based in North Carolina. The team of board-certified physicians and APCs supports department care providers 24/7 on the main hospital campus, and also has urology support, echo capability, laboratory, MRI and radiology access. They also have additional medical support in locations within a short walking distance.
Nestled in the heart of the breathtaking Appalachian Mountains, Murphy, NC, stands as the Cherokee County seat, exuding palpable hometown pride coupled with a celebration of the indigenous Cherokee heritage. A focus on preservation and restoration enhances the historic charm of this picturesque village dotted with tree-lined streets, quaint shopping, and lovely restaurants. The nostalgic flair lends an air of stepping back in time, while still maintaining full access to all modern amenities. Outdoor recreation options and attractions remain unparalleled as sweeping mountain vistas rise up around Hiawassee Lake and the Nantahala National Forest offering all manner of white-water rafting, hiking, fishing, and water sports to enjoy. The mountains are calling and Murphy answers.