Over 31,000 elders applied for Respond, Recover and Rebuild Elder Assistance. A $400 check will be mailed to elders directly, starting this week. For those elders in the reservation, a $1,200 payment will be made soon directly to utility companies. Questions: elders@cherokee.org

Health Services

Health Center and Hospital Locations

In the clinical setting, the system serves over 100,000 patients throughout 11 health care facilities. These include nine tribal health centers, one employee health center and one tribal hospital. Additionally, CNHS offers a wide array of community, social, mental and public health programs such as the behavioral health, public health nursing, cancer prevention, diabetes prevention, Women Infants and Children, emergency medical services, environmental health, health research, emergency and risk management, clinical quality improvement and quality management. The Cherokee Nation Public Health programs work with a variety of tribal, public, private and community organizations to improve health outcomes.

Inpatient Care

CNHS operates two inpatient health facilities which include W.W. Hastings Hospital and the Jack Brown Center.

Outpatient Care

CNHS operates nine outpatient health facilities throughout the Cherokee Nation reservation.