Murphy Medical Center
Murphy Medical Center cares about the more than 16,000 patients who find themselves in their ER each year. With 14 treatment areas within the level III verified ED, minor incidents to life-threatening scenarios are attended to by physicians, physician assistants, and support care providers 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Murphy Medical Center has the ability to stabilize and transfer patients by ambulance and air support.
- 17,000 annual volume
- 12-hour shifts
Murphy, North Carolina, is the county seat of Cherokee County located in the heart of the Appalachian Mountains. Murphy is an old town with its origin dating back to 1839. Recreational activities are unlimited from local trout streams to mountain biking. Hiwassee Lake is considered one of the most beautiful in the state. Murphy offers something for every sports enthusiast. If you are looking for a beautiful small town in the mountains, look no further. Murphy with its population of 1700 people resembles a Norman Rockwell painting. It is indeed, small town life at the very best. We look forward to seeing you!