Organized in 1999, the Southwestern Virginia Technology Council has a mission to lead Southwestern Virginians in addressing technology issues for business, education and government with the purpose of enhancing the vitality and social well-being of Southwestern Virginia. Council membership includes businesses, institutions and individuals from the Wytheville region to the far western corner of Virginia.
By engaging individuals and entities through membership on the Council, this organization will:
- Network ideas and solutions among our membership to address the issues, opportunities, and challenges of technology.
- Serve as technology advocate to local, state and national government and agencies to promote and facilitate the development and growth of technology in our region.
- Work with other organizations to foster coordinated technology development programs in the areas of education, commerce and economic development.
- Meet the challenges and maximize the opportunities that arise with technological implementation and advancement
To find out more about SWVTC, contact: Esther Bolling, Executing Director, SWVTC, PO Box 859, Norton, VA 24273,276-679-7800
|Mountain States Health Alliance|
|Mountain States Health Alliance (MSHA) is a locally owned and managed healthcare system based in Johnson City, Tennessee. Today, MSHA is integrated both vertically and horizontally and is the largest regional healthcare system with 14 hospitals. MSHA provides an integrated, comprehensive continuum of care to people in 29 counties in Tennessee, Virginia, Kentucky, and North Carolina. Each hospital is fully accredited, most by The Joint Commission. Our family of hospitals include: Dickenson Community Hospital Indian Path Medical Center Johnson City Medical Center Niswonger Children's Hospital Johnson City Specialty Hospital Johnson County Community Hospital Johnston Memorial Hopital North Side Hospital Norton Community Hospital James H. and Cecile C. Quillen Rehabilitation Hospital Russell County Medical Center Smyth County Community Hospital Sycamore Shoals Hospital Woodridge Hospital In addition to our hospitals, MSHA's integrated healthcare delivery system includes 21 primary/preventive care centers and|