Category: Strategic Initiative

Health Equity

A mother’s choice inspires her son to help women get access to care

Tariq Farid’s mother instilled two valuable lessons into her children – ‘Do what you can’ and ‘As long as you […] Read More
Clinical Excellence

Wellstar MCG Health celebrates progress on new hospital with ceremonial groundbreaking

With a mound of red dirt piled behind them and wearing a hard hat, Brian P. Kemp, Governor of Georgia […] Read More
Health Equity

Live to the Beat. Powered by Wellstar. Connects community members with heart health resources

Live to the Beat. Powered by Wellstar. is an initiative of the Wellstar Center for Health Equity and Wellstar Center for Cardiovascular Care, […] Read More
Behavioral Health

The Kevin & Brittany Kisner Foundation honored as Wellstar Philanthropist of the Year

Wellstar’s Philanthropist of the Year Award recognizes the generosity of philanthropic partners and supporters and the significant impact their donations […] Read More
Clinical Excellence

Dr. Mark McLaughlin Honored as Physician of the Year at Wellstar Grand Gala

Wellstar’s Physician of the Year Award is an opportunity to recognize physicians who provide exceptional care that extends beyond the […] Read More
Clinical Excellence

Dr. David Parks Honored with Physician Lifetime Achievement Award

Wellstar’s Physician Lifetime Achievement Award is an opportunity to recognize visionaries who have been part of Wellstar’s mission and commitment […] Read More
Clinical Excellence

AmyCare: personalized, quality breast cancer care close to home

Amy Hartley is a devoted wife and mother of three beautiful children. In 2022, she received a call from a […] Read More
Clinical Excellence

KandraCare: After battling infertility, first-time mom delivers healthy baby with Wellstar doula

Kandra Carter and her husband were thrilled to welcome their daughter, Karley, last fall despite Kandra’s diagnosis with polycystic ovary […] Read More
Clinical Excellence

Roswell Woman Mistakes Subdural Hematoma for Normal Signs of Aging

Typically, when a person is diagnosed with a subdural hematoma, it results from a head injury followed by a fall […] Read More
Clinical Excellence

Forty Thousand Hand-Knit Happy Caps and Counting

Kathy DeJoseph’s life changed when she received her lung cancer diagnosis. After surviving the disease with the help and expertise […] Read More