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Unicoi County Memorial Hospital
Unicoi County Memorial Hospital has provided high-quality medical care to Unicoi County and parts of Western North Carolina since 1953. The community has at its service a 24-hour emergency department plus radiology and diagnostic imaging, various rehabilitation services, and a 46-bed long-term care facility recognized for its quality care.
Learn about the new Unicoi County Hospital – opening this fall
This October, visit Unicoi County Hospital in our new location – 2030 Temple Hill Road, Erwin. We’ve had an exciting journey to this moment, and we can’t wait to share the new hospital with all of you.
The new Unicoi County Hospital will feature a beautiful facility where we will provide the very best healthcare, while keeping family and friends close to home.
Amenities include a cafeteria with outdoor seating, featuring views of the Unicoi Mountains, a gift shop and a lovely chapel and meditation space designed to help visitors relax and find peace in a quiet and beautiful space.
View the live webcam feed of construction of the new hospital.
In the medical unit at Unicoi County Memorial Hospital, we care for patients with acute or chronic medical diagnoses, including respiratory conditions (such as pneumonia, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, asthma, tuberculosis), gastro-intestinal disease, diabetes, cardiovascular problems including chest pain and congestive heart failure, arthritis, anemia and infectious disease. We also use telemetry technology to monitor patients who have heart rhythm problems.
Our laboratory department cares for both inpatients and outpatients, including children and older adults. The laboratory is equipped with advanced diagnostic tools and procedures to meet the laboratory testing needs of patients and physicians. Our laboratory services include:
- Clinical chemistry
- Therapeutic drug monitoring
- Limited bacteriology
Respiratory therapy services provide inpatient and outpatient clinical services including:
- Medical gas therapy
- Oxygen therapy
- Aerosol therapy
- Incentive spirometry
- Mechanical centilation
- Continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP)
- Bi-level positive airway pressure (BiPAP)
- Bronchopulmonary segmental drainage
- Airway management
We offer the following diagnostic services, as prescribed by your physician:
- Pulmonary function test
- Treadmill stress test
- Arterial blood gases
- Sputum indications
- Pulse oximetry
- Holter monitoring
The sleep lab at Unicoi County Memorial Hospital provides a full range of sleep testing to help your doctor decide how to help your sleep better. Our services include:
- Nocturnal polysomnograms
- Split night sleep studies
- Multiple sleep latency tests
- Maintenance of wakefulness test
Unicoi County Memorial Hospital Community Health Needs Assessment (PDF) – opens in new window
100 Greenway Circle
Erwin, TN 37650
Map & Directions
Parking lot next to the hospital.
If you need to spend the night in Erwin or are looking for refreshment while visiting at Unicoi County Memorial Hospital, see our Amenities page.