WestCare is a two-hospital healthcare system formed in 1997 serving the needs of Jackson, Swain, Graham, and Macon counties with primary and subspecialty care, outpatient facilities, and urgent care. Our primary function is serving the healthcare needs of our communities with only the highest quality of care and the utmost compassion. At WestCare, we treat patients like family and friends.



WestCare offers the primary care and specialists you need, right here at home.

Harris Regional Hospital

is an 86-bed, fully-accredited acute care hospital located in Sylva, NC, with a long-standing reputation of serving western North Carolina with excellent care, since 1929.

Located in Sylva, NC

Swain County Hospital

is a 48-bed, fully-accredited critical access hospital located in Bryson City, NC, and has been serving residents of Swain and Graham counties since 1948.

Located in Bryson City, NC

Urgent Care

is located in the Walmart plaza and is available when medical attention is needed for a non-life-threatening injury or illness. The center is open seven days a week, from 8:00am until 6:30pm.

Located in Sylva, NC

WestCare Medical Park of Franklin 

is an outpatient medical facility housing the primary care practice Center for Family Medicine and a variety of other specialties.

Located in Franklin, NC



WestCare is committed to providing excellent service during every part of the patient experience. Our mission is to provide the highest possible level of respect, ethics, and values to every patient.


Above all, quality of care is our focus. Excellence in each facet of care is not just a goal, it’s a requirement. With recognition by The Joint Commission as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures in areas like heart failure and surgical care, you’re in good hands.


You, the patient, are why we’re here. You deserve compassionate care, whether you’re being treated for a scrape or having surgery. We value your confidence in us and your level of comfort in our hands.

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Swain County Hospital Harris Regional Hospital WestCare Medical Park of Franklin

Harris Regional Hospital

68 Hospital Rd.,

Sylva, NC 28779

828 586 7000

Swain County Hospital

45 Plateau St.,

Bryson City, NC 28713

828 488 2155

Urgent Care

176 Walmart Plaza

Sylva, NC 28779

828 631 9462

WestCare Medical Park of Franklin

55 Holly Springs Park Dr.,

Franklin, NC 28734

828 349 3550

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