Cherokee Nation celebrates grand opening of largest tribal outpatient health center in country

Historic joint venture with Indian Health Service ushers in new era of health care

Leaders from the Cherokee Nation and Indian Health Service joined hundreds of guests to celebrate the grand opening of the tribe’s new 469,000-square-foot outpatient health center on Thursday. The four-story facility on the campus of W.W. Hastings Hospital in Tahlequah is the largest outpatient health center in the U.S. to be operated by a tribe.


Cherokee Heritage Center dedicates new monument honoring Cherokee veterans

Cherokee Heritage Center and the National Society United States Daughters of 1812 recently hosted a monument dedication honoring Cherokee veterans who fought in the Battle of Horseshoe Bend during the War of 1812.

New 539 area code being used by Cherokee Nation outpatient health center

The Cherokee Nation’s new outpatient health center, located on the W.W. Hastings campus, has a new telephone area code.