The Cherokee Indian Hospital (CIHA) Pharmacy Department participates in the Patient Centered Medical Home and pharmacists serve on a number of interdisciplinary teams for inpatient, chronic disease, chronic pain, and the Healthy Heart Program.  Utilizing state of the art barcode and robotics technology, the pharmacy fills more than 1000 prescriptions per day.  We strive to provide the highest level of customer support and are always open to patient feedback.


Services we provide:

  1. Prescription Filling

  2. Medication Therapy Management

  3. Anticoagulation Services

  4. Tobacco Cessation

  5. Critical Care Pharmacy Services (to include ER and Procedure Suite)

  6. Patient Centered Medical Home

New Service: The Drive Thru

We are pleased to offer drive thru pharmacy services for pickup of your refills.  Some rules do apply to the drive thru.  Only refills can be picked up through the drive thru.  Also, can you help us by not smoking while in the drive thru.  Please remember to turn off your windshield wipers at the window when it is raining.  Finally, all pedestrians should use the inside pharmacy counter.  Unfortunately, we cannot hand out certain medications through the window like hydrocodone, morphine, methylphenidate and others.  If you have any questions, feel free to call or stop by.  We are excited to serve you in this new way.

Drive thru rules

  1. Refills only.Please call in requests the day before you need them to ensure they are ready.Refill line 828-497-9163 ext 6714.

  2. Please present prescriptions written by outside providers to the pharmacy counter inside the hospital.

  3. Unfortunately, C-II prescriptions cannot be handed out through the drive thru.These include but not limited to hydrocodone, morphine, and methylphenidate.

  4. Please refrain from smoking on our campus including the drive thru window.

  5. No Pedestrians.


What are your Hours of Operation? 

These hours are for both the Drive Thru and the Walk Up Counter

Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri 8:00am to 5:30pm

Wednesday 12:00pm to 5:30pm

Closed: Holidays and Weekends


Contact information: 

Phone: 828-497-9163 ext 6369

Refill Phone: 828-497-9163 ext 6714