Welcome to Future Ready!

The future of healthcare is rapidly changing, so on behalf of our patients we are making the advancements necessary to be “future ready.” We invite you to learn about our project underway in Asheville to build the more than $400 million state-of-the-art Mission Hospital for Advanced Medicine, and the other investments we are making to ensure the health and wellbeing of our communities throughout our 18 county region.


Keep tabs on our progress with our live web-cam feeds and our Construction Updates. Interested in to-the-minute updates? Be sure to sign up for alerts, follow us on Twitter and check back often to watch our live web-cam feed.

Thanks for being a part of our journey!

Mission Hospital for Advanced Medicine – Some Numbers to Know


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Or, head to Construction Updates for the photos of the future site of the Mission Hospital for Advanced Medicine and see our progress in real time!

Learn More About Our Investments to be Future Ready in Your Community

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Highlands-Cashiers Hospital

Highlands-Cashiers Hospital replaced its previous emergency department with a $6.7 million renovation which includes a 6,800-square-foot addition to the current facility.

McDowell Hospital

Mission Health invested more than $45 million to upgrade and expand parts of the hospital, including expanded emergency room services, additional inpatient rooms and updated imaging equipment.

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Transylvania Regional Hospital

The new Emergency Department will have 16 treatment spaces including 12 beds in larger rooms, specifically designed to efficiently pull out equipment and accommodate caregiving teams, and 4 chairs for minor treatments. Four rooms will be dedicated behavioral health patients.

Recent News


Track our construction progress in your community, in real time! From groundbreakings, to building the foundations, to putting on the finishing touches, and soon, the ribbon cutting ceremonies—you can see it all!

Sonya Greck, MSN, RN, Senior Vice President, Patient Safety Net Services and Behavioral Health (left) and Cathy Ball, Assistant City Manager, City of Asheville (right) stand at the future site of the Mission Hospital for Advanced Medicine.

Tracking our Future Ready progress in Buncombe County

As of Q1 2017, the Mission Hospital for Advanced Medicine construction has generated: