Hugh Chatham Hosts Volunteer Appreciation Event


Elkin, NC – May 18, 2021 – Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital recently honored their volunteers with a “red carpet” celebration. Approximately 50 volunteers attended the outdoor event and were recognized by hospital team members and administration for their dedication to the organization and community.

Patricia Wagoner, Hugh Chatham Foundation and Volunteer Services Director, stated “Each person has the potential to make a difference as a volunteer, and at Hugh Chatham, each person plays a vital role in maintaining the exceptional experience we provide. We loved celebrating these volunteers and are looking forward to having everyone back at the hospital in the future.”

Hugh Chatham is committed to providing support services for patients, visitors and community members and invite others to join their efforts. For more information on becoming a volunteer, visit


Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital ( is a not-for-profit community health care network of physician clinics and an 81-bed acute care hospital that delivers high quality, convenient health care to residents of the Yadkin Valley and Foothills region of North Carolina and parts of southwestern Virginia. Employing more than 800 team members, Hugh Chatham includes a medical group of more than 50 providers across 27 locations and six counties. Headquartered in Elkin, North Carolina, Hugh Chatham is a leader in using technology to coordinate care for patients and to make healthcare more accessible, and cost-effective.