July 9, 2020 - Positive COVID-19 admissions at St. Joseph’s Hospital and Candler Hospital continue to increase. St. Joseph’s/Candler has implemented its surge plan to ensure all patients – COVID-19 as well as acute care patients - are cared for safely and effectively.
July 2, 2020 - Four local stores have joined the HealthMPowers campaign, a project of REACH Savannah-Chatham County, to make healthy food choices available in small retail stores that are often the closest — or only — stores that sell food in low-wealth neighborhoods.
June 30, 2020 - Forcura, a health technology company that enables safer patient care transitions along the care continuum, seeks to break down industry silos and convene health industry leaders and influencers who might not otherwise meet. The Forcura CONNECT Summit will include health indus…
June 29, 2020 - South Georgia Medical Center (SGMC) and Mercer University School of Medicine (MUSM) recently announced a partnership that will bring internal medicine and emergency medicine residency programs to Valdosta.
June 23, 2020 - Memorial Health is the first healthcare system in Georgia to use the ROSA® Knee Robotic System for total knee replacement surgeries. This new technology helps the surgeon optimize accuracy and efficiency when planning and performing total knee replacement procedures.
June 22, 2020 - St. Joseph's/Candler released a statement on the status of COVID-19 patients at the hospital.
June 22, 2020 - The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) is releasing a new video explaining the state’s COVID-19 contact tracing efforts, asking residents to ‘answer the call’ if DPH reaches out.
June 16, 2020 - In observance of National HIV Testing Day, the Coastal Health District will hold a drive-through testing event from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Saturday, June 27, in the parking lot of the Chatham County Health Department at 1395 Eisenhower Drive. Results will be available in one min…