New Cherokee Indian Hospital

800px-Eastern_Band_CherokeeThe Cherokee Indian Hospital Authority announces the groundbreaking ceremony on Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 10:00 am for the new Cherokee Indian Hospital located at 1 Hospital Road, Cherokee, NC. This project represents a unique opportunity and a culmination of three years of planning to create a facility which will serve as a healthcare and community anchor for the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians. Recognizing the need to address the health care challenges of Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians and to create a positive wellness environment, the Tribal Council voted to approve the construction of a $75 million dollar facility. The new 150 thousand square foot (approximately) hospital will house numerous programs including a 20 bed Inpatient, Integrated Care Outpatient services, Lab, Pharmacy, Complimentary Therapies, Physical Therapy and other services currently provided by Cherokee Indian Hospital.