Friday Mar 7
City Council takes step to bridge WellStar, community relations
Marietta City Councilwoman Michelle Cooper Kelly listens to a WellStar official state the merits of the health system's proposal to build a sky bridge across Church Street.
WellStar proposes sky bridge
WellStar Health System has presented documents to the City Council showing plans to build a new emergency room on Church Street and residents of the historic neighborhood say they feel blindsided by the expansion.
BoC to hear report today from panel on illegal immigrants
A committee created last July to review hiring practices and make sure illegal immigrants are not receiving taxpayer dollars will give its report today to the Cobb Board of Commissioners.
WellStar Health System Names New President
From Marietta-based WellStar Health System : WellStar Health System, the largest not-for-profit health system in the state of Georgia, announced that Candice Saunders has been promoted to the role of WellStar president & chief operating officer.
WellStar Health System names Candice Saunders as new chief
Saunders, currently WellStar's Chief Operating Officer, will also take over as CEO in 2016, when CEO Reynold Jennings ' contract ends.
WellStar/Mayo collaboration will help patients, doctors
As most readers know, this country has entered a tumultuous era when it comes to health care.
Nasty weather can't keep stork from visiting Kennestone Hospital
A local hospital did not skip one heart beat during last night's ice storm, with staff sleeping on cots between shifts to complete necessary surgeries and deliver a large batch of Cobb babies.
Mayo's new partnership ramps up tech capabilities
The Mayo Clinic's new collaboration with Atlanta-based WellStar Health System will expand healthcare options for patients of both networks, particularly in the area of technology.