Grady News

10 CEOs Transforming Healthcare

(April 5, 2019) Already one of the nation’s top trauma and stroke centers, Grady is transforming how it delivers care to vulnerable populations, while continuing to excel in clinical innovations. With unprecedented philanthropic support, Grady demonstrates what safety net providers can achieve when a community comes together.

Read full article: https://www.forbes.com/sites/robertreiss/2019/04/05/10-ceos-transforming-healthcare-in-america/#4bebc711404c

 


Medicare Waiver Bill Clears General Assembly

(March 25, 2019) Legislation authorizing the state to seek a federal waiver to expand Medicaid coverage in Georgia outside of the Affordable Care Act cleared the General Assembly Monday.

Read full article: https://www.bizjournals.com/atlanta/news/2019/03/25/medicaid-waiver-bill-clears-general-assembly.html

 


State Policies Might Keep Stroke Patients From the Care They Need

(March 22, 2019) A 2018 study conducted by researchers at Grady Memorial Hospital in Atlanta and the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center showed that severe stroke patients who received a thrombectomy within 24 hours of a stroke survived without disabling brain damage at a much higher rate than those who received only traditional treatments.

Read full article: https://www.pewtrusts.org/en/research-and-analysis/blogs/stateline/2019/03/22/state-policies-might-keep-stroke-patients-from-the-care-they-need

 


A Decade After Crisis, Grady Hospital Thrives and Survives

(March 8, 2019) Thanks to new leadership and an injection of funds from philanthropists, major capital investments were made and new clinical services were developed. Since then, Grady has not only regained its financial footing, it is also aggressively expanding its services and its physical presence.

Read full article: https://www.bizjournals.com/atlanta/news/2019/03/08/a-decade-after-crisis-grady-hospitalthrives-and.html