McDowell HealthPlex is a 23,200 SF multiple specialty medical office building associated with Blue Ridge HealthCare and Managed by the Carolinas Healthcare System.
The program consolidates several existing practices into a single convenient location serving the local area’s patient population. An Urgent Care Center, Women’s Health Group, Lab, Pediatric Practices, Medical Specialties Group along with and Imaging Suite capable of Ultrasound and X-Ray with mobile mammography and MRI services are among the services located in the facility. Additional space is available for a Cardiac Specialties Group and an on site retail pharmacy. All patients are able to conveniently self-register through walk-up electronic kiosks. A LEAN design process was used to create the most efficient facility.
A large vaulted ceiling and monumental stone fireplace welcome patients to the facility lobby. The perimeter is lined with small comfortable waiting areas for each specialty. A stone exterior with craftsman style interior and exterior wood and timber detailing reminiscent of the local mountain region is incorporated throughout the facility.