2013 Health Summit and Healthcare Champion Awards Announced by the Fulton-DeKalb Hospital Authority

Monday, December 16, 2013 – 1:00pm-5:00pm Hyatt Regency Atlanta The Fulton-Dekalb Hospital Authority, parent entity of the Grady Health System, works to ensure access to quality healthcare for the indigent and medically underserved residents of Fulton and DeKalb counties. Further they are a significant resource providing community health grants impacting healthcare, education and programming delivery [...]

Community Health Grants Program application period open

The Fulton-DeKalb Hospital Authority (“the Authority”) is pleased to announce its 2014 Community Grants Program. Through this program, the Authority will partner with community based non-profit organizations engaged in work designed to improve health outcomes for the residents of Fulton and DeKalb counties. We recognize the value of those organizations and are elated to offer [...]

Six tips to take better care of your eyes

Don’t take your eye health for granted. Protect your eyesight with these six tips:  1. Eat for Good Vision Protecting your eyes starts with the food on your plate. Studies have shown that nutrients such as omega-3 fatty acids, lutein, zinc, and vitamins C and E may help ward off age-related vision problems such as [...]

The FDHA urges Americans to get moving and make simple lifestyle changes in recognition of National Diabetes Month

November is National Diabetes Month, and with nearly 26 million Americans living with diabetes, The Fulton-DeKalb Hospital Authority (The FDHA) is urging people to take action and make simple lifestyle changes to improve their overall health – whether you have diabetes or are at risk for the disease. The FDHA strongly advocates for Diabetes prevention [...]

Legacy of Leadership: The Fulton-DeKalb Hospital Authority Celebrates 70 Years of Service

Atlanta’s Grady Memorial Hospital Continues a path of excellence Advocacy, education, and healthcare are three tenets of The Fulton- DeKalb Hospital Authority’s long history of service. On December 12, 2011 the Authority commemorated 70 years of leadership that helped build Grady Memorial Hospital into one of the best training hospitals in the United States with [...]