State-of-the-art facilities coupled with skilled physicians, nurses and support personnel have made Gainesville the undeniable hub of Northeast Georgia healthcare.
At its center is Northeast Georgia Health System (NGHS), a growing system serving almost 1 million people across the region through three hospital campuses – NGMC Gainesville, Braselton and Barrow – with a total of 713 beds and medical staffs of more than 700 representing more than 50 specialties.
Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) continues to receive top state and national rankings:
• Georgia’s #1 Heart Hospital (2006 – 2017)
• Georgia’s #1 Pulmonary Care Hospital
• Georgia’s #1 Hospital for Women’s Health
• Top 9% in the Nation for Cancer Care
• Top 10% in the Nation for Pneumonia Care, Stroke Care and Surgical Care
The Hall County Health Department serves all county residents in its mission to prevent disease, injury, and disability; promote health and wellbeing; and prepare for and respond to disasters. During the last five years, the health department has served over 35% of the county population offering immunizations, travel vaccinations, family planning services, maternal and child health services, chronic disease screenings and nutrition programs. Environmental health services include restaurant, swimming pool, and sewage system inspections.
As a leading Georgia healthcare community, the people of Gainesville-Hall County have access to the finest Physician Services, a top incentive for incoming businesses and those trying to attract top talent.
The Greater Hall Chamber Healthcare Committee has been the catalyst for connecting Health & Wellness Initiatives to local businesses.
For information on healthcare initiatives, contact us.