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Feds reduce to Ga. hospitals' funding over harm to patients

...hospitals being penalized include some of the largest and best known in the state.In the metro Atlanta area, Emory University Hospital, Grady Memorial, WellStar Kennestone, Piedmont Hospital and Atlanta Medical Center are among those receiving...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-12-23/feds-reduce-ga-hospitals
Georgia is ready for Ebola, commissioner says

...those suspected cases to a group of hospitals that are prepared to treat those cases, she said. One is the Emory University Hospital's Serious Communicable Diseases Unit, which has already successfully treated Ebola patients, but two others...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-12-18/georgia-ready-ebola-commissi
Nurse who had Ebola being released from Emory hospital

...closings are not the answer.Dr. Bruce Ribner, an infectious disease expert who oversaw Vinson's recovery at Emory University Hospital, said fellow medical workers "deeply admire Ms. Vinson's care and courage in caring for patients with serious...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-10-28/nurse-who-had-ebola-being-re
Augusta hospital workers say false alarms show they are prepared for Ebola

...Chirca said.Where and how and whether a patient would then be transported to another facility such as Emory University Hospital ? which has special facilities and expertise in treating Ebola ? is still under discussion with the state, Coule...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-23/augusta-hospital-workers-say
2nd American aid worker with Ebola arrives in Atlanta

...treatment that has never before been tested on humans.Nancy Writebol, 59, traveled from Monrovia, Liberia, to Emory University Hospital, just downhill from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. She arrived two days after Kent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-08-05/2nd-american-aid-worker-ebola-arriv
US doctor with Ebola in Atlanta for treatment

...considerable anxiety among some Americans. But infectious disease experts said the public faces zero risk as Emory University Hospital treats a critically ill missionary doctor and a charity worker who were infected in Liberia.The U.S. Centers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-02/us-doctor-ebola-atlanta-treat
Ebola concerns: Q&A

...Ebola outbreak in west Africa and the transport of two American citizens with the virus back from Africa to Emory University Hospital in Atlanta has many U.S. citizens worried about the potential for an Ebola outbreak in this country.With...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-08/ebola-concerns-qa
Emory Ebola patients reported recovered, released

...Ribner, who runs the infectious disease unit at Emory University Hospital.Brantly's reappearance was festive and celebratory...expertise and resources of the health care team at Emory University Hospital, God saved my life."His doctors cautioned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-21/emory-ebola-patients-reporte
Second Ebola worker should not have flown Monday, CDC

...contamination, he said.The second health care worker will be moved to the Serious Communicable Disease Unit of Emory University Hospital, which has previously cared for three patients with Ebola.That second health care worker, who flew to Ohio...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-15/second-ebola-worker-should-n
Mystery illness hits 74 Emory students

...recent days.School officials said that as of Thursday night, 74 students had been treated on campus and at the Emory University Hospital emergency department.Michael Huey, assistant vice president and executive director of Emory University Student...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-14/mystery-illness-hits-74-emor