Haywood Regional Medical Center provides community health care programs and medical services for residents and visitors of Haywood County and surrounding areas of western North Carolina. Located in Clyde, N.C., the center s services include emergency, hospice, cardio-pulmonary care and surgical care. Haywood Regional Medical Center includes a hospital with around 200 beds, an emergency department, fitness center, urgent care center, home care service, foundation and community health support network that offers mobile services and screenings. Encompassed within the network are primary and specialty practices for such areas as spinal care and treatment, women s care and sleep disorder diagnostics. Haywood Regional, an acute care (also known as short-term medical care) medical center, was founded in 1927 and opened as the first county hospital in the state.