As the new 440,000-square-foot Northside Hospital-Cherokee opens for business Saturday in Canton, measures will be taken to ensure a safe and quick transfer of patients to the new facility.

Beginning at 5 a.m., 50 to 60 patients will be shuttled via ambulances from the old hospital along Hospital Road to the new state-of-the-art facility on Northside Cherokee Boulevard.

Read the full article from the Cherokee Tribune.