Reporter on health care issues living in Atlanta.
A nonprofit hospital system with a reported $2 billion buffer was closing a hospital that served people who take the bus because they can’t afford a car.
State legislators, Fulton County Commission Chairman Robb Pitts and other local leaders announced they are filing two federal complaints against Wellstar Health System.
Experts fear interruption of important, routine care could cause earlier deaths.
Ariel Hart’s reporting on gaps in medical services in Georgia was undertaken as a project for the USC Annenberg Center for Health Journalism 2022 National Fellowship....
Atlanta Mayor Andre Dickens says Wellstar Health System received purchase offers for its Atlanta Medical Center property, and had it valued prior to publicly announcing the hospital’s closure.
Prosperous Wellstar system points to losses at Atlanta Medical Center as others question their commitment to serving the community.
The loss of an emergency room worries nearby hospital officials but Wellstar Health System cites too many losses to continue at Atlanta Medical Center.