Honoring Healthcare Champions [Videos]

 For over 70 years, the Fulton DeKalb Hospital Authority has worked to ensure indigent and medically under served residents of Fulton and DeKalb counties receive quality care as patients of Grady Health Systems. In December of 2013, concurrent to the annual FDHA Health Summit, we honored a unique group of Healthcare Champions. This collective of individuals […]

Healthy Cooking Video with Chef Ed Harris: Roasted Chicken with Asian Noodle Salad

Cooking healthy, smart and quick. The Fulton-DeKalb Hospital Authority partnered with acclaimed Chef Ed Harris to present this great cooking segment showing how to prepare Roasted Chicken with Asian Noodle Salad. 5 Spice Oven Roasted Chicken with Asian Pasta Salad Spiced Oven Roasted Chicken 1 tsp ground cinnamon 1 tsp ground cloves 1 tsp ground coriander […]

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 […]

Nine signs you need an eye exam

1. Sudden Blurry Vision or Problems Focusing Sudden blurry vision or focus problems can be a sign of a larger health issue and should always be taken seriously. If the blurry vision comes and goes, or is limited to one eye, you should schedule an exam with an optometrist or ophthalmologist as soon as possible. […]