County Supports Proposed New ER
Last updated 6/29/2021 at 1:36pm
The Transylvania County Board of Commissioners has approved a letter of support for Mission Health’s plan to build a free-standing emergency room (ER) department near U.S. 25 and Airport Road in south Buncombe County.
Commissioners approved the letter during their regular meeting last week after hearing from Greg Lowe, president of HCA Healthcare North Carolina Division, and Kim Bailey, Transylvania County’s EMS director.
Lowe said Mission Health is waiting to hear from the state on its proposal to build an 11,000-square-foot building that would include all the necessary equipment and...