Full-service cancer care returns to NW Georgia
Larry Schumacher Dr. Ted Arrowsmith Hutcheson Medical Center’s clinics to local governments who in turn leased those facilities and their management to CHI.
That process advanced with the acquisition of the Fort Oglethorpe and Ringgold campuses.
“Our mission is to extend the healing ministry of Jesus Christ,” said Andrew McGill, senior vice president of strategy and business development for CHI. “Each and every day, we care for each individual.”
Catoosa County Board of Commissioners Chairman Steven Henry recalled how when he was 18 — 28 years ago — he and his brother were tasked with ferrying their father, who died of cancer, back and forth to Chattanooga for his treatment.
“Our goal, mine and all the commissioners, is to get quality health care back in Catoosa County and all of North Georgia,” he said.
Now, as June draws to a close, it seems that the Rees Skillern Cancer Institute-
CHI Memorial-Parkway (formerly Hutcheson on the Parkway) at 4750 Battlefield Parkway in Ringgold has become home to CHI Memorial Family Practice Associates-Ringgold, CHI Memorial Pediatric Diagnostic Associates, and The Chattanooga Heart Institute....