Thanks to the widespread support of generous area residents, Highlands -Cashiers Hospital (HCH) is a not-for-profit community hospital that has become a benchmark for medical care in small communities, providing top quality physicians, first class facilities, state-of-the-art equipment, and compassionate, quality patient care.
A 24-bed facility, with an 84-bed skilled nursing facility attached, HCH is fully accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) providing diagnostic imaging, surgery, laboratory services, medically-based fitness programs, acute care, extended skilled rehabilitation, and physician clinics. The hospital's medical specialties cover 14 areas if healthcare; specialties usually only found in much larger facilities: anesthesiology, dermatology, emergency medicine, family practice, gastroenterology, general surgery, gynecology, internal medicine, ophthalmology, orthopedics, pathology, plastic & cosmetic surgery, radiology, sleep medicine.
Highlands-Cashiers Hospital is located just off US-64 between Highlands and Cashiers, NC. The hospital is approximately four miles east of Highlands and eight miles west of Cashiers.
From the south, travelers should take GA-246 to the right just north of Dillard, GA (which becomes NC-106) and follow it until it intersects with US-64 in Highlands. Turn right at the first stop light and continue on US-64 east until you reach the Hospital campus on your left.