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Off-Campus Health Services

Sometimes a visit to M.S. Shook Student Health Service is not enough. In an emergency have your student call 911 or go directly to the emergency room. If your student is on campus and needs help, the Appalachian Police Department can be contacted at (828)262-8000. Below you will find health resources for your student's use in the Boone community.

Watauga Medical Center Emergency Department
336 Deerfield Rd., Boone, NC 28607
(828)262-4162

Hours of Operation:

  • Open 24 hours per day, 7 days per week

App Urgent Care
2146 Blowing Rock Rd., Boone, NC 28607
(828)265-5505

Hours of Operation:

  • Monday - Friday: 8:00am - 7:00pm
  • Saturday - Sunday: 9:00am - 5:00pm

FastMed Urgent Care
178 Highway 105 Extension Suite 101, Boone, NC 28607
(828)265-7146
Walk-in care available | Accepts all major insurance, credit cards, and personal checks for in-clinic payment

Hours of Operation:

  • Monday - Friday: 8:00am - 8:00pm
  • Saturday - Sunday: 9:00am - 4:00pm

Pharmacies

Boone Drug at King Street
202 WestKing St., Boone, NC 28607
(828)264-8929
Within walking distance of campus

Hours of Operation:

  • Monday - Friday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Saturday: 9:00am - 1:00pm
  • Sunday: Closed

CVS Pharmacy
2147 Blowing Rock Rd., Boone, NC 28607
(828)262-0900

Hours of Operation:

  • Monday - Friday: 8:00am - 10:00pm
  • Saturday: 9:00am - 6:00pm
  • Sunday: 10:00am - 6:00pm

Rite Aid Pharmacy
240 Shadowline Dr., Boone, NC 28607
(828)264-4751

Hours of Operation:

  • Monday - Saturday: 8:00am - 9:00pm
  • Sunday: 10:00am - 6:00pm

Walgreens
2148 Blowing Rock Rd., Boone, NC 28607
(828)268-0727

Hours of Operation:

  • Monday - Sunday: 6:00am - 10:00pm

Walmart Pharmacy
200 Watauga Village Dr., Boone, NC 28607
(828)262-0383

Hours of Operation:

  • Monday - Friday: 9:00am - 9:00pm
  • Saturday: 9:00am - 7:00pm
  • Sunday: 10:00am - 6:00pm

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