Welcome to Asheville's Largest Independent Family Practice.

Now offering the Pfizer & Moderna COVID-19 vaccines for established patients. Details below.


  • Information about upcoming Saturday COVID-19 vaccine & booster shot clinics here
  • How to get a flu vaccine here
  • View our Coronavirus / COVID-19 Response page
  • Need a new primary care provider? Check back with us after May 1, 2022 and ask about new patient appointment availability.
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The Family Health Centers is pleased to share that Dr. Jason Cook was selected as the 2021 winner of the North Carolina Academy of Family Physicians’ Foundation Community Teaching Award. Dr. Cook was chosen by the medical students and Family Medicine Department at The University of North Carolina School of Medicine for his commitment to teaching future physicians.

Congratulations, Dr. Cook!


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The Family Health Centers, like many other businesses in our area, are very short staffed.  We have also experienced an increase in phone call volume. Please be patient and kind to our staff who are trying to assist you. Abusive patient behavior will not be tolerated, and may lead to dismissal from our practice.

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Exceptional Opportunity for Clinical Pharmacist in Beautiful Asheville, NC. 

The Family Health Centers, PA is an established and well-respected independent group family medicine practice with three clinic locations and an administrative office in Asheville, NC. The practice is currently seeking a full/part-time clinical pharmacist. This is an opportunity to join a growing, progressive organization of 22 physicians, 2 APP’s and a full-time pharmacist-provider, working together to provide exceptional patient-centered care in one of the nation’s most desirable areas.

The Clinical Pharmacist of The Family Health Centers (FHC) is responsible for the effective implementation, integration, and coordinating clinical pharmacy services and ensuring that optimal clinical pharmacy services The Clinical Pharmacist is responsible for the effective implementation, integration, and coordinating clinical pharmacy services and ensuring that optimal clinical pharmacy services are provided daily.

The Clinical Pharmacist facilitates the development, implementation, and maintenance of systems to promote desirable patient outcomes through the use of appropriate, safe, and effective medication therapies using evidence-based standards of care. The Clinical Pharmacist will work collaboratively with the health care team and patients to optimize medication therapy and quality, and economic outcomes. The Pharmacist communicates drug information, provides comprehensive medication management, optimizes preventative care, supports seamless transitions of care through reconciling of medications, and provides education to patients and providers.

The Family Health Centers is an equal-opportunity employer and offers a competitive benefits package including:  medical, prescription vision & dental insurance, health savings, flex savings, 401K, and paid time off.

Please email CV to:  hr@thefhc.net

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Exceptional Opportunity for Family Practice Physician in Beautiful Asheville, NC

The Family Health Centers, PA is an established and well-respected independent group family medicine practice with three clinic locations and an administrative office in Asheville, NC. The practice is currently seeking a full-time physician or advanced clinical practitioner for an outpatient services position.

This is an opportunity to join a growing, progressive organization of 22 physicians, 2 APP’s and a full-time pharmacist-provider, working together to provide exceptional patient-centered care in one of the nation’s most desirable areas.

The Family Health Centers has received recognition in multiple disciplines, including NCQA as a level III Medical Home, and scores consistently in top tiers with regard to quality and savings in the commercial and Medicare ACO’s in which they participate.

The Family Health Centers is an equal-opportunity employer and offers a competitive benefits package including:  medical, prescription vision & dental insurance, health savings, flex savings, 401K, and paid time off.

Please email CV to:  tmclane@thefhc.net or hr@thefhc.net.


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COVID-19 vaccine available during office visits with a provider only.

Please note that COVID-19 vaccines, boosters or 3rd shots are limited to in-office visits and select Saturday clinic dates.

Information on our upcoming Saturday vaccine & booster shot clinics here
Patients seeking a COVID-19 vaccine urgently can search for a local provider at vaccines.gov here.
Asheville-area appointments for the Pfizer vaccine for children age 5 to 11 may also be found here.

Jennifer Hall, MD - check back May 1, 2022 for new patient availability

Dr. Hall cares for her established patients at The Family Health Centers’ Hominy Valley location in Candler. Dr. Hall specializes in quality care for busy professionals who wish to maintain good health, and who also want someone to turn to if they become sick. For busy parents, Dr. Hall cares for pediatric patients, age six months to eighteen years, for annual well-child checks, vaccines, and important screenings.

“I’m honored to join The Family Health Centers.  Though the healthcare world has changed during this pandemic, I know one thing we can depend on is that this team will continue to provide quality care to patients in need.”

Please call (828) 258-8681 for an appointment.

All locations are open for patient care.

  • The Asheville, Arden and Hominy Valley locations are  open for labs and select in-person appointments. Closed for lunch.
  • The Respiratory Clinic is offered at the Asheville Lower Level.  Closed for lunch.
  • X-Ray and Bone Density appointments are available.
  • Saturday Clinics offered at the Asheville Upper Level, by appointment only. Please call ahead so that we may assess your situation and direct you to the appropriate appointment. Closed for lunch.
  • All walk-in clinics are temporarily CLOSED
  • A SURGICAL FACE MASK IS REQUIRED FOR ENTRY TO ALL FACILITIES

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Other COVID-19 Vaccine Resources

Buncombe County offers walk-in Pfizer COVID-19 vaccinations to individuals 12 years of age and older at the Buncombe County Health Department at 40 Coxe Avenue, Downtown Asheville. Buncombe County additional Assistance by phone is available by calling 828-419-0095.

Need the vaccine to come to you? Check this list of vaccine providers who offer in-home service for those who are homebound.

Sam’s Club offers vaccine appointments at most area locations. Non-members can sign up for a free guest membership to schedule their appointments. Schedule appointments here.

CVS is offering limited vaccine appointments in the Western North Carolina region. Check here for available locations.

Sona Pharmacy is offering the COVID-19 vaccine. You can sign up for email updates (including when specific vaccines will be in stock), get up-to-date information, and book your vaccine appointment on the SONA website here.

Ingles Pharmacy offers the COVID-19 vaccine at a limited number of pharmacy locations. More information here.

MAHEC offers appointments for eligible adults. Register with MAHEC here.

Walgreens offers a limited number of COVID-19 vaccine appointments. More info here.

The vaccine is administered at no cost to all residents of North Carolina. Contact the NC DHHS  COVID-19 Help Center at 1-888-675-4567

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Appointments & Telehealth

  • If you feel you need to be seen by a provider, please call (828) 258-8681. We will direct you to the appropriate office location, or, we may recommend a Telehealth visit.
  • If you have symptoms, including fever, cough, shortness of breath, chills, muscle pain, new loss of taste or smell, vomiting or diarrhea, and/or sore throat, we will, in most cases. ask you to come to our clinic to be safely tested for COVID-19.
  • If you are experiencing any of the above symptoms, we recommend visiting the symptom “Self-Checker” on this web page provided by Buncombe County before giving us a call.

Telehealth Appointments – What to Expect

  • If you have a Smartphone, you will receive a text at your scheduled appointment time. The text will come from an unknown number. Please tap the link in the text message within 10 minutes of your appointment time. If you miss the text or do not tap the link in time, your provider will telephone you.
  • If you do not have a Smartphone, your provider will call you at the designated appointment time. The incoming call number will be our main line, (828) 258-8681.

We encourage our patients to pursue needed medical care. For those concerned about cost, all insurance companies are covering Telehealth visits now.

The National Committee for Quality Assurance commends The Family Health Centers on Achievement of Recogniton for Systematic Use of Patient-Centered, Coordinated Care Management Processes.

Margaret E. O'Kane, President, National Committee for Quality Assurance

At The Family Health Centers, you’re not a number, you’re family.

We know that you need healthcare providers who you can trust and connect with authentically. We hope you’ll feel welcomed and respected when you come to our offices. It’s our vision to reclaim healthcare, to make it reflective of your values and your vision for what it means to feel well.

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A Whole Lifestyle Approach

In addition to traditional healthcare, we offer lifestyle medicine addressing nutrition, physical activity, sleep, stress management and other non-drug modalities to treat and often reverse chronic disease.

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