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Piedmont Healthcare and Shepherd Center First in Georgia to Enter EHR Hosting Agreement

Atlanta, Ga. (December 21, 2017) Yesterday, leaders at Piedmont Healthcare and Shepherd Center signed a contract establishing the first hospital-to-hospital electronic health record (EHR) hosting agreement on the Epic ...

Christmas Comes Early for Commerce Family

December 14, 2017
Athens, Ga. (December 14, 2017) – Though he wasn’t due until Christmas Eve, baby Hudson surprised his family with his arrival at Piedmont Athens ...

Georgians are at Increased Risk for Developing Kidney ...

December 1, 2017
Covington, Ga. (December 1, 2017) – Kidney stones can develop in anyone; however, these painful stones are more prevalent in those who live in warm, ...

Piedmont Fayette Wellness Center to be Featured at ...

November 29, 2017
Fayetteville, Ga. (November 14, 2017) One mile separates Piedmont Fayette Hospital from Pinewood Forrest, but the two entities are even closer in their ...

Routine Stress Test Uncovers Rare Tumor in Athens Man’s ...

November 13, 2017
Athens, Ga. (November 13, 2017) – When Alan Drew, 61, noticed he was short of breath while doing yardwork, he assumed it was a part of getting older. ...

Boards And Hospital Authority Approve Agreement

October 26, 2017
Columbus Regional Health and Piedmont Healthcare One Step Closer to Affiliation Columbus, GA  (Oct. 26, 2017) -- The proposed affiliation agreement ...

PET/CT scans now available Piedmont Henry Hospital

October 20, 2017
Stockbridge, Ga. (October 16, 2017) – Piedmont Henry Hospital is now home to Henry County’s first mobile PET/CT scanner. The mobile service, ...

Life-Changing Spinal Surgery Keeps Young Woman on Her Feet

October 19, 2017
Atlanta, Ga. (October 19, 2017) Kaylee Worley had been suffering from tremendous back pain going down her legs for almost two years when she wrote to Kaveh ...

Cancer Treatment and its Link to Heart Disease: What ...

October 17, 2017
Atlanta, Ga. (October 17, 2017) – Doctors at Piedmont Heart Institute warn that people who have undergone chemotherapy or radiation treatment to the ...

Athens Woman Regains Energy after New Heart Procedure

October 5, 2017
Athens, Ga. (September 29, 2017) – Unable to get up most days, Jane Golob, 80, was crippled by pain and fatigue, but after a successful heart value ...