Mission Hospital Lockdown Today – There are multiple reports of a lockdown at a health center in Asheville, North Carolina today, Saturday, November 4th, 2023. According to sources, the Mission Hospital located at 509 Biltmore Avenue, Asheville, NC has been placed on lockdown following a report of an armed person at the health center. At the time of this report, it is unknown if this report is valid as no information has been released by the authorities at the Mission Hospital.
About Mission Hospital
Mission Hospital, located in Asheville, North Carolina, is Mission Health’s flagship hospital, licensed for 815 beds. Healthgrades named Mission Hospital as of one America’s 50 Best Hospitals from 2020-2023, identifying the top 1% of hospitals in the nation for providing the highest clinical quality year over year.
Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade recognized Mission Hospital with an “A,” nationally recognizing Mission Hospital’s achievements in protecting patients and providing safer healthcare. Mission Hospital also earned the prestigious Magnet® Designation in November 2020, the highest international honor that distinguishes organizations that meet rigorous nursing excellence standards.
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