(Boone, NC) - Appalachian Regional Healthcare System is committed to providing exceptional care to its patients. Since its inception in 2004, the healthcare system has made every effort to equip its hospitals and ancillary practices with skilled providers, compassionate staff and state-of-the-art technology and equipment. Recently, the healthcare system added a new piece of technology to improve its comprehensive thoracic surgery capabilities.

The F.A.R.M. Cafe Board of Directors is very pleased report that $11,500 has been invested with the Watauga Community Foundation. These funds were raised through individual donors who matched $5,000 that was raised at the 2015 Real. Good. Party! which took place in April 2015.