Blue Ridge Health


The Good Samaritan Clinic is now Blue Ridge Health!
We are a nonprofit community health center with a mission to provide healthcare that is accessible and affordable for ALL.
How is Blue Ridge Health different from the Good Samaritan Clinic?
·         We now serve patients of any age, including children.

·         We now serve patients regardless of where they live.

·         We now serve patients regardless of insurance status.

·         We accept Medicare, Medicaid, private insurance, etc.

·         We have a sliding fee scale for those who are uninsured or are under-insured.

·         No one is turned away for inability to pay.

How is Blue Ridge Health similar to the Good Samaritan Clinic?
·         We continue to provide a tremendous amount of charity care for those who cannot afford the high cost of healthcare.

·         We continue to provide nurse case management, connections with community resources, access to low-cost or free medications, and referrals to community partners and healthcare specialists.

·         We continue to serve as a clinical learning site for WCU and SCC students.

·         We continue to rely on the support of community partners, faith communities, individual donors, and volunteers to provide care to our neighbors.

What healthcare services are provided onsite?
·         Primary Care for Adults and Children

·         Behavioral Health Counseling for Adults and Children

·         Medication Assistance Program

·         Providers include:

o   Judy Seago, MD

o   Mary Puckett, PA-C

o   Chelsea Batten, PA-C

o   Jessica Prior, MD

o   Ali Campbell, LCSW-A, LCAS

What new resources are available?
·         Newly renovated clinical space  (Suite C of former Sylva Medical Center)

·         New exam tables and exam room furnishings/equipment

·         Electronic Health Record System

·         Spanish-language translation services available Monday-Friday