Emory University and WellStar Health System are in talks to merge their medical assets in metro Atlanta. Andy Miller, CEO and Editor of Georgia Health News discussed the pros and cons of the possible merger on GPB's On Second Thought.
Six people were recovering Tuesday after police say a gunman opened fire at a FedEx facility in Kennesaw, just north of Atlanta. According to investigators, the unidentified shooter was a FedEx employee.
WellStar Health System said Wednesday that is planning its third “health park’’ in Cobb County. The facility will be located in the Smyrna/Vinings area, an affluent area close to the city of Atlanta. It is expected to open in late 2015 or early 2016. The health park concept seeks to provide an array of outpatient services at one location, aimed at customer convenience.