Emory Healthcare

DeKalb Medical Center will be integrated into the Emory Healthcare (EHC) system on Sept. 1, after the Georgia Attorney General’s Office approved the merger on Aug. 9, according to an Aug. 10 University press release. As part of the final ...

Former Atlanta Mayor Hospitalized at Emory Former Atlanta Mayor and former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations (UN) Andrew Young was admitted to Emory University Hospital (EUH) on Wednesday afternoon and is receiving rest and treatment as of Friday morning, ...

Emory Healthcare and Walmart announced a collaboration in a new Accountable Care Plan (ACP) that will serve Walmart associates in the Atlanta area last Thursday. The plan aims to lower costs for patients while providing highly coordinated quality health care, ...

Sandor Named Emory Communications Director David B. Sandor has been appointed as Emory’s senior vice president of communications and public affairs and began working on March 19, according to a March 12 University press release. Sandor has worked in communications ...

WNBA team Atlanta Dream has named Emory Healthcare its official team health care and sports medicine provider. The team will now have a full-time athletic trainer and team doctor, and Dream players, staff members and executives will have access to ...

Emory University Hospital (EUH) and Emory University Hospital Midtown (EUHM) will lose 1 percent of Medicare payments due to high rates of preventable, hospital-acquired conditions, according to Medicare’s website. The penalty is a result of the Hospital Acquired Condition Reduction ...

Bottoms Inaugurated as 60th Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms was sworn in as Atlanta’s 60th mayor Jan. 2 after her opponent, Mary Norwood (74C), who requested a recount and challenged the results of the runoff election, conceded Dec. 20, 2017. ...

Emory University Hospital (EUH) has faced backlash in the form of several protests and prayer vigils by the Emory and Atlanta community members for its decision to delay A.J. Burgess’ kidney transplant. The two-year-old child was born prematurely without kidneys, ...

Emory University Hospital (EUH) is re-evaluating Anthony Dickerson’s ability to become a kidney donor for his son, A.J. Burgess, although the 2-year-old is not currently fit to receive a transplant, according to one of the family’s attorneys Harold Spence. The ...