|New River Behavioral Health: Closing|
|Written by Steve Frank|
|Monday, 03 October 2011 06:41 PM|
word has come that New River Behavioral Health Care is closing. Brian
Ingraham, CEO of New River's parent organization, Smoky Mountain Center,
issued a statement dated late Thursday|
Thanks to Steve Frank GoBlueRidge.Net (click here for full article)'
See also our previous post here.
To: SMC Providers
From: Brian Ingraham, CEO of Smoky Mountain Center LME
Subject: Announcement of Closing of New River Behavioral HealthCare
Date: September 29, 2011
Smoky Mountain Center learned today that New River Behavioral Healthcare, a major service provider in Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Watauga and Wilkes Counties, has decided to cease operations. New River Behavioral Healthcare has a long history of providing services to individuals with mental health, substance abuse, and intellectual and developmental disability needs.