Located in beautiful Dahlonega, Georgia, Chestatee Regional Hospital first opened its doors June 1, 1976. In 2000, SunLink Health Systems, Inc. purchased Chestatee Regional Hospital. SunLink was formed to offer rural communities the highest quality health care services. To accomplish this, SunLink supports the efforts of its community hospitals to link patients’ needs with dedicated, compassionate, highly qualified physicians and health professionals. SunLink believes health care delivery is a local business requiring autonomous local management supported by effective corporate resources.
Chestatee Regional Hospital(CRH) recently received re-accreditation by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (Joint Commission), demonstrating compliance with Joint Commission’s national standards for healthcare quality and safety. Through the accreditation process, CRH earned the Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval™. The accreditation includes the Hospital main campus and the Laboratory.