Mon., October 22, 2012 4:00pm
After six years of losing money, Memorial this year posted a profit. It was a slim one. But it let hospital officials raise salaries for the first time in four years.
Mon., May 28, 2012 9:00am
Georgia’s hospitals contribute $38 billion to the state’s economy, according to a new analysis from the Georgia Hospital Association. The total includes jobs, direct spending and the ripple effects of that spending and employment.
Tue., February 14, 2012 5:22pm
Georgia’s hospitals on the whole are doing better than the national standard at preventing certain infections patients get from being in the hospital, but seven of the state’s medical centers aren’t keeping up with their peers.
Mon., January 16, 2012 3:00pm
Hospitals in Georgia are suffering under the weight of the sluggish economy, and the financial strain is especially heavy for smaller, rural medical centers. Nearly half of the state’s rural hospitals are operating in the red, according to the latest hospital financial survey by the state Department of Community Health.
Mon., September 19, 2011 2:57pm
Despite a still shaky economy, multi-million dollar hospital expansion projects are moving ahead across the state. For some hospitals, there’s no choice. Hospital CEO’s say they need to serve a growing and aging population, and fight-off competitors for future patients.
Wed., March 30, 2011 2:05pm
Georgia's businesses, non-profits and the government have slashed employment rolls since the start of the recession. But the economic picture is brighter for the state's hospitals.
Wed., October 14, 2009 1:56pm
Georgia's Electric Membership Cooperatives have a 70-year history of extend
Mon., October 5, 2009 10:05pm
Medicare report says death rate in the hospitals is high for patients suffe
Tue., September 1, 2009 5:05pm
With more people out of work, or health insurance poor, patients are turnin