About the Charles George VA Medical Center - Asheville, NC - Charles George VA Medical Center - Asheville, NC
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Charles George VA Medical Center - Asheville, NC


About the Charles George VA Medical Center - Asheville, NC

Mission, Vision, Values

VHA Mission Statement
Honor America's Veterans by providing exceptional health care that improves their health and well-being.

VHA Vision Statement
VHA will continue to be the benchmark of excellence and value in health care and benefits by providing exemplary services that are both patient centered and evidence based.

This care will be delivered by engaged, collaborative teams in an integrated environment that supports learning, discovery and continuous improvement.

It will emphasize prevention and population health and contribute to the nation's well-being through education, research and service in National emergencies. 

  • Core Values - "I CARE"
  • Integrity - Act with high moral principle.  Adhere to the highest professional standards.  Maintain the trust and confidence of all with who I engage.
  • Commitment - Work diligently to serve Veterans and other beneficiaries. Be driven by an earnest belief in VA's mission. Fulfill my individual responsibilities and organizational responsibilities.
  • Advocacy - Be truly Veteran-centric by identifying, fully considering, and appropriately advancing the interests of Veterans and other beneficiaries.
  • Respect - Treat all those I serve and with whom I work with dignity and respect. Show respect to earn it.
  • Excellence - Strive for the highest quality and continuous improvement. Be thoughtful and decisive in leadership, accountable for my actions, willing to admit mistakes, and rigorous in correcting them.

Community-Based Outpatient Clinics

In addition to the main facility in Asheville, NC, services are offered at two community-based outpatient clinics. These clinics are located in:

Extended Care and Rehabilitation

Inpatient care is available at our Community Living Center.  Community programs are also available.  Learn more.

Tobacco Products and Vaping Free Campus:

The Western North Carolina VA Health Care System implemented a new VA policy restricting the use of tobacco products and vaping on their properties, including Charles George VA Medical Center in Asheville and its three Community Based Outpatient Clinics in Franklin, Hickory, and Rutherford County.