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  • WELLSTAR’S CONTINUED ATTEMPTS TO BLOCK CHEROKEE REPLACEMENT HOSPITAL DEFEATED

    (ATLANTA, GA) – – Once again, Wellstar Health System’s attempts to stop Northside Hospital-Cherokee’s plans to build a replacement hospital in Canton, Ga. have failed. On Friday, November 18th, 2011, Wellstar filed an appeal challenging the State’s initial decision in October of last year to approve the relocation project. And…

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  • New Robot Helps Bring Specialized Care to Stroke Patients at Northside Hospital-Cherokee

    According to the American Stroke Association, roughly 795,000 people experience a new or recurrent stroke each year. It is the nation’s third leading cause of death. Now, Northside Hospital-Cherokee has rolled out its newest tool to give stroke patients in the Emergency Department (ED) immediate access to specialists, when they…

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  • Northside Hospital-Cherokee Now Offering Cardiac Angioplasty (PCI)

    Northside Hospital-Cherokee now offers Percutaneous Coronary Interventions – PCI (previously called cardiac angioplasty), marking a milestone in history as the first time this medical service has been available to residents in Cherokee County. The first procedure was performed April 7 in the Canton hospital’s state-of-the-art Cath Lab.

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  • Cherokee County positioned well for economic development

    From the Cherokee Office of Economic Development – March 2011

    While the economy has been challenging over the last several years, the Cherokee Office of Economic Development (CoED) has taken advantage of the opportunity to position Cherokee County for business growth. In 2008, the office engaged Boyette Strategic Advisors to…

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  • BizChair

    From the Cherokee Office of Economic Development – March 2011

    Belnick Inc., also known as Bizchair.com, has certainly made a mark on Cherokee County as one of its most successful businesses. The company began in 2001 and has grown significantly over the last decade. They are currently expanding their walls…

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