After physician burnout spiked during the COVID pandemic, experts see an urgent need to address the issue.
Wellstar Health System says Atlanta Medical Center's emergency room will close approximately two weeks before the hospital shuts down for good on Nov. 1.
The CDC has eased its universal masking recommendations for some health care facilities — unless they’re located in areas of high COVID-19 transmission.
In a new executive order, Atlanta Mayor Andre Dickens is temporarily stopping any redevelopment or property divisions on the soon-to-be-closing Atlanta Medical Center.
Swallowing batteries is a “rare method of deliberate self-harm” that can cause serious complications.
Data from the Bureau of Health Workforce ranks Georgia as having the fifth-lowest nurse-to-state population ratios in the country.
At 32 weeks pregnant, Eva Bozeman learned this week she will no longer be able to deliver her baby with the medical providers at Atlanta Medical Center.
Gov. Brian Kemp announced a package Thursday to provide $130 million for more beds in Grady Memorial Hospital in response to Wellstar Health Systems' decision to close Atlanta Medical Center.
Atlanta Medical Center is set to close in November, leaving the city with just a single level one trauma center. The daughter of the only survivor of the Midtown triple shooting says if it had closed earlier, he dad would have died.
Protesters gathered outside Atlanta Medical Center which is reportedly being closed on Nov. 1.
Earlier this month, Wellstar announced it would close Atlanta Medical Center, after shuttering AMC South this spring.
Dickens said in a Sept. 9 letter he's still concerned about the impact of Atlanta Medical Center's closing on low-income residents of metro Atlanta.
Studies showed the Daxxify drug can temporarily improve moderate to severe frown lines in adults for a median duration of about six months, according to the company.
Officials are already worried about how Grady Memorial Hospital will be impact by Atlanta Medical Center's closure, but now a $103 million budget deficit is bringing new concerns about how the Atlanta hospital will be funded going into next year.
The mask recall was announced after 14 serious injuries were reported, including pacemaker failure, arrhythmia, seizures, and irregular blood pressure, the FDA said.
Sens. Raphael Warnock, Sen. Jon Ossoff, Rep. Nikema Williams and Rep. Lucy McBath demanded transparency from Wellstar executives about the non-profit health system's decision-making process.
Atlanta Mayor Andre Dickens says he plans to meet with WellStar Health System to see if the city can get the company to change its mind about closing Atlanta Medical Center.
A new law scheduled to take effect in January 2024 would extend those benefits to cover all adults who, but for their immigration status, would qualify for the state’s Medicaid program.
Pharmacists are in such high demand that Walgreens is offering a hefty signing bonus of up to $75,000.
The only prior Lyme vaccine for people, made by another company, was pulled off the U.S. market in 2002.