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Patients & Visitors
Patient Focused Care

Buchanan General Hospital will be the primary provider of health care services for our community by utilizing both primary and affiliated services. BGH will provide those services by ensuring value through highly competent staff, certification, state of the art equipment and a culture of safety.

BGH Employment

Buchanan General Hospital has provided high-quality medical care to the people of Buchanan County and the surrounding counties in Virginia, Kentucky and West Virginia. The 111-bed hospital is staffed with skilled physicians of various specialties, and employs over 300 dedicated support staff.

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Appalachian School of Law
Appalachian School of Law

Our Community

Welcome to Grundy, Virginia

Buchanan County is 503 square miles and located deep within the beautiful mountains of Southwestern Virginia. As of 2000, the population was 26,978. Grundy is the county seat and the only incorporated town in the county. The county was formed in 1858 from parts of Russell County and Tazewell County, and named for James Buchanan, 15th President of the United States (1857-1861). In 1880 the southwestern part of Buchanan County was combined with parts of Russell County and Wise County to become Dickenson County.

Additional Information

Buchanan County Online

Local Education

Appalachian School of Law
Appalachian College of Pharmacy

Local Media

The Virgina Mountaineer Newspaper
The Buchanan County Public Library

Entertainment and Attractions

The Breaks Interstate Park

Real Estate

Home Gain


Buchanan County Demographics