Largest tribal outpatient health facility in U.S. opening first phase to patients

TAHLEQUAH, Okla.-The Cherokee Nation's new four-story, 469,000 square foot outpatient health center opened its optometry, audiology, physical rehabilitation, behavioral health, radiology, lab and pharmacy services Oct. 7.

The new facility is the largest tribal outpatient health center in the country and is opening in phases in October.

"The Cherokee Nation is excited to open this beautiful new facility that allows us to serve more of our citizens, and offer more services than they ever had before," Chief Hoskin said. "This facility is a real game changer that will improve our overall health sy...