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Smyth County Community Hospital


245 Medical Park Drive
Marion, VA 24354


Smyth County Community Hospital in Marion, Virginia, includes a 44-bed acute care hospital, a 109-bed nursing care facility, and a variety of outreach programs.

There are more than 50 physicians serving on our active medical staff. SCCH offers surgical services, rehabilitation services, women’s services, emergency services, cardio-pulmonary services, most acute care including home health, skilled nursing and long-term care. Other services include a diagnostic sleep center, cardio/pulmonary rehabilitation and an inpatient rehabilitation unit.

Heart Care

We are an accredited cardiac and pulmonary rehab center with state-of-the-art equipment. Many rehabs in our system are adopting our model. Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation is a program of the cardiopulmonary department designed to offer more rehabilitative services as well as diagnostic testing to individuals so they do not have to travel to larger more urban areas.

Cancer Care

Surgical Services

Emergency and Urgent Care

Inpatient Rehabilitation​

Direct Access Lab Testing

Francis Marion Manor Health & Rehabilitation

Francis Marion Manor Health & Rehabilitation, a 109-bed licensed nursing care facility, is an entity of Smyth County Community Hospital, which is a member of Ballad Health. Francis Marion Manor Health & Rehabilitation provides both skilled-level and nursing facility-level health care services. A full scope of services are provided, including 24-hour nursing services, a registered dietitian, physical and occupational therapists, a speech language pathologist, certified activity staff, a social worker, a hair stylist and medical director. Accredited by the Virginia Department of Health.


Our physicians offer a full array of orthopedic services, from preventative diagnostic testing to surgery. Our orthopedic certified nurses and experienced joint care team have developed a comprehensive, planned course of treatment specifically for patients undergoing surgery. Through utilization of the most advanced technologies and minimally invasive procedures, we are putting you on the pathway to get back to what you love.

Monday–Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m. (276) 783-9752


Monday–Friday: 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. (276) 783-5400

Awards and Accreditations

  • American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR)
  • The Joint Commission accreditation
  • Quest 2013 Top Performing Hospital
  • Premier 2014 Premier Quest Award for High-Value Healthcare
  • Smyth Regional Home Care: The Joint Commission accreditation
  • Smyth Regional Home Care: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Office of Licensure and Certification
  • Smyth Regional Home Care: 2014 HHCAHPS HONORS Elite recipient, Deyta, LLC
  • Francis Marion Manor Health & Rehabilitation: Virginia Department of Health License

Medical care and community impact reports

Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA)

Smyth County Community Hospital CHNA [PDF – opens in new window]

CMS price transparency – standard charges

Smyth County Community Hospital chargemaster spreadsheet [Excel document]

You can learn more about pre-visit coordination and registration here and about payment options here.

Metrics by MS-DRG*

Smyth County Community Hospital MS-DRG metrics, fiscal 2018 [PDF]

View more Ballad Health MS-DRG metrics here.

*MS-DRGs are Medicare Severity Diagnosis Related Groups.

Learn more

Expand a section below to read more about Smyth County Community Hospital and our community.

Our Community

At Home in The Heart of the Highlands

Nestled in the highlands of southwestern Virginia, you'll find a delightful town that we call home. As famous for its spectacular outdoor recreation as it is for its most famous product, Mountain Dew, Marion is the gateway to both Hungry Mother State Park and the highest peak in Virginia, Mount Rogers. Within miles of hiking and biking trails, stocked trout streams and a 500-acre mountain lake, Marion is an ideal place for a vacation – or to call home. Marion is also a place where no one remains a stranger very long, people work together for the common good, children can find wholesome activities and parents can find community support for cherished family values.


Local Schools

Real Estate


Additional Links

SCCH serves the following counties:

  • Washington, Va.
  • Smyth
  • Wythe
  • Grayson
  • Russell
  • Tazewell
  • Buchanan
CEO Message and Leadership


When you receive your healthcare here at Smyth County Community Hospital, you can expect to feel special. That’s because providing quality care and making sure you’re satisfied with your experience here is of utmost importance to us.

From the smile of the hospital auxiliary volunteer when you walk in, to the genuinely helpful staff at registration, to each team member who helps you along the way during your visit, our focus is on you and taking care of your needs. We realize that for some, coming to the hospital can be unnerving or even frightening. It’s our goal to make the experience as comforting and positive as possible.

It’s also our mission to provide a wide range of medical services so you can stay close to home for your healthcare. We strive to deliver the best care, and we invite you to compare our quality and patient satisfaction scores to other hospitals on the Medicare-maintained Hospital Compare website at Just type in Smyth County Community Hospital and our zip code (24354) and compare us with any other hospital.

Know that we’re here to help you and your loved ones, and to bring top-quality healthcare and services to our Southwest Virginia community. We thank you for embracing Smyth County Community Hospital as your hometown hospital and look forward to serving you in the near future!


James Tyler


James Tyler, VP/Chief Executive Officer
Linda M. Shepherd, MBA, BSN, RN, Associate Administrator/Chief Nursing Officer
Brian Condit, MD, VP/Chief Medical Officer, Northeast Market
John Jeter, AVP/Chief Financial Officer, Assistant Administrator, Northeast Market
Sue Henderson, Manager, Human Resources
Erica Dillard, Director, Controller
Shannon Helton-Amos, Director, Marketing & Communications, Northeast Market

Board of Directors

Amanda Currin, Chair
John Jeter, Treasurer
Gary Peacock, Secretary
Andy Blevins
Chelsea Hamman, MD
Bryan Haynes
Tony Keck
Scott Richards, MD
Michael Robinson, MD


Patients & Visitors

Maps & Directions

245 Medical Park Drive
Marion, VA 24354

Map & Directions


Phone: (276) 378-1000

Full Phone Directory

Visiting Hours

24-Hour Visitation


If you need to spend the night in Marion or are looking for refreshment while visiting at Smyth County Community Hospital, see our Amenities page.


What's New

Friday, October 19, 2018

Smyth County helping to address national opioid crisis with $737,000 grant

Community stakeholders in Smyth County are taking a leadership role in addressing the national opioid crisis at the local level, thanks to a $737,000 federal grant from the Rural Health Opioid Program, which is part of the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services. ... read more about Smyth County helping to address national opioid crisis with $737,000 grant .