Carolinas HealthCare System Blue Ridge (www.carolinashealthcareblueridge.org) is a not-for-profit community healthcare system, providing advanced healthcare and wellness services from more than 35 locations across a three-county region of Western North Carolina. The system includes hospitals, a wellness center, home health care, and a continuing care retirement community. Nearly 120 primary care physicians, physician specialists and extenders in the Blue Ridge Medical Group combine with other physicians on the Medical Staff to serve patients in the region. CHS Blue Ridge provides graduate medical education programs for medical school graduates and students in osteopathic medicine. CHSBR is affiliated with Atrium Health (www.Atriumhealth.org), one of the nation’s leading and most innovative healthcare organizations, providing area residents with ready access to more specialized care when needed.