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Northeast Georgia Medical Center

Company Overview

Improving the health of our community in all we do.

Northeast Georgia Health System (NGHS) is a not-for-profit community health system dedicated to improving the health and quality of life of the people of Northeast Georgia. Through the services of a medical staff of more than 1300 physicians, the residents of Northeast Georgia enjoy access to the state's finest and most comprehensive medical services.

The Health System offers a full range of healthcare services through its five hospitals in Gainesville, Braselton, Demorest, Winder, and Dahlonega, GA . NGMC is also recognized as:

#1 in Georgia and top 5% in the nation for Cardiology
#1 in Georgia and top 5% in the nation for Coronary Interventions
#1 in Georgia and top 5% in the nation for General Surgery
#1 in Georgia and top 5% in the nation for Gastrointestinal Care
Top 5% in the nation for Critical Care
Top 5% in the nation for Pulmonary Services
Top 5% in the nation for Women's Health

Other facilities throughout northeast Georgia serve to extend NGHS' reach into the region including:

Medical Plaza 400, a multispecialty medical office building in Dawsonville
Laurelwood a mental health and substance abuse treatment center
A satellite cancer treatment center
In-home services such as hospice and Lifeline, a personal emergency response system
Long-term care centers
Outpatient imaging centers
Outpatient rehabilitation centers offering physical, occupational and speech therapy
9 Urgent care centers

Led by volunteer boards made up of community leaders, the over 900-inpatient beds and 261-skilled nursing bed Health System serves almost 1,500,000 people in more than 19 counties across Northeast Georgia. As a not-for-profit health system, all revenue generated above operating expenses is returned to the community through improved services and innovative programs. Northeast Georgia Medical Center's Charity Care Policy supports the provision of care for indigent patients, regardless of their ability to pay.

NGMC - Gainesville is an ACS accredited Level I Trauma Center.

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