- Progress: Health
Northwest Georgia Healthcare Partnership seeks to improve community health status
Imagine 30 leaders of business and industry, health care providers, local government, education and public health volunteering to put aside their personal agendas.
North Ga. Health District makes an impact on region
The North Georgia Health District may not be well-known, yet it provides vital services that most people tend to take for granted but would never want to live without.
Murray County has rallied behind hospital many times
Frank Hall had throat cancer and his health was fading fast. But when a friend took the Murray County farmer to a hospital in Atlanta for treatment, he was turned away.
When Dr. Don Thomas first began practicing in Dalton in 1960, he charged $3 for an office visit and $75 to deliver a baby.
Hamilton Health Care System
Hamilton Health Care System’s history began in 1919 when a worldwide flu epidemic shattered local complacency about the need for a hospital. The trip to Chattanooga was long and difficult at best, and too much for some. Under the listing for “Hospitals,” the Dalton city directory stated three simple words: “We need one.”
- Northwest Georgia Healthcare Partnership seeks to improve community health status