Emory Healthcare

Jonathan S. Lewin, MD, President, CEO, and Chairman of the Board

Ira Horowitz, MD, Interim EHC Physician Group President

Dane Peterson, MBA, EHC Hospital Group President

Emory Healthcare

The most comprehensive health system in Georgia, Emory Healthcare (EHC) includes Emory University Hospital, Emory University Hospital Midtown, Emory University Orthopaedics & Spine Hospital, Emory Rehabilitation Hospital, Emory Saint Joseph’s Hospital, Emory Johns Creek Hospital, Emory Decatur Hospital, Emory Hillandale Hospital, Emory Long Term Acute Care, Emory University Hospital Smyrna, Emory Clinic, Emory Specialty Associates, facilities at Emory Wesley Woods Campus, and the Emory Healthcare Network.

In fiscal year 2017, EHC had $3.3 billion in net revenue and provided $73.5 million in charity care. It has 21,000 employees and 2,673 hospital beds. Annual hospital admissions total 72,832, and outpatient service visits, 4.5 million. In fiscal year 2017, EHC clinicians saw 613,561 individual patients. The Emory Healthcare Network partners with MinuteClinic and urgent care provider Peachtree Immediate Care, with locations throughout metro Atlanta.

Emory University Hospital

Bryce Gartland, MD, CEO
(founded 1904) 

An adult, tertiary/quaternary care facility, Emory University Hospital (EUH) has 733 licensed beds, including 82 beds at the Wesley Woods campus. Staffed by 1,459 Emory medical faculty physicians, EUH includes 120 ICU beds and a Serious Communicable Diseases Unit where the first patients in the U.S. with Ebola virus disease were treated. Patients in fiscal year 2017: 22,842 inpatient admissions, 10,305 surgeries, and 185,876 outpatient service visits, including 6,354 observation admissions and 44,254 emergency department visits. Staff employees: 4,020, including those at EUH at Wesley Woods.

EUH is long known for services in transplantation, cardiology, cardiac surgery, oncology, neurology/neurosurgery, and orthopaedics. EUH is a “Magnet” hospital, a designation earned by only 6% of U.S. hospitals for nursing excellence. EUH has one of the highest case-mix indexes (a measure of complexity of illness treated) of any hospital in the country. In 2017 U.S. News & World Report again ranked EUH the No. 1 hospital in both metro Atlanta and Georgia. 

EUH has an annex at the Wesley Woods Campus that provides adult psychiatric care. EUH at Wesley Woods had 816 admissions in 2017. 

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Emory University Hospital Midtown

Daniel Owens, MBA, CEO
(founded 1908) 

A tertiary care facility, Emory University Hospital Midtown (EUH Midtown) has 529 licensed beds and is staffed by 1,381 Emory School of Medicine faculty and 420 private practice physicians. EUH Midtown has 86 ICU beds, in addition to a level III neonatal intensive care unit. Patients in fiscal year 2017: 22,672 admissions (including 4,646 deliveries) and 256,495 outpatient service visits. Staff employees: 3,156.

EUH Midtown has a high case-mix index and is well known for services in cardiology, cardiac surgery, gastroenterology, neurosurgery, cancer, orthopaedics, and emergency medicine. Women’s services include prenatal and postnatal education, bone density testing, mammography, and obstetrics, with specialization in high-risk pregnancy.

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Emory University Orthopaedics & Spine Hospital

Bryce Gartland, MD, CEO
June Connor, RN/MN, COO/CNO 
(founded 2007) 

Emory University Orthopaedics & Spine Hospital has 120 licensed beds and seven ORs and is staffed by Emory faculty physicians. It has ranked in the top 10% of hospitals in the country for 10 years in patient satisfaction. It is a “Magnet” hospital, a designation earned by only 6% of U.S. hospitals for nursing excellence from the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Patients in fiscal year 2017: 3,185 admissions plus 454 observation admissions; 3,836 surgeries. Staff employees: 278.

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Emory Rehabilitation Hospital

Eric Garrard, CEO (Emory Healthcare-Select Medical Joint Venture
(founded 1976) 

Emory Rehabilitation Hospital (ERH) has 56 beds and is staffed by 101 Emory faculty physicians. ERH is part of a joint venture with Select Medical, which also includes 24 outpatient rehabilitation facilities and a day rehabilitation program. Specializing in stroke, ERH is one of the nation’s highest acuity rehabilitation hospitals. Patients in fiscal year 2017: 991 admissions and 125,347 outpatient service visits. Emory Rehabilitation Joint Venture employees: 368.

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Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital

Heather Dexter, MBA, MHA, CEO
(founded 1880) 

An acute care facility in the north metro area, Emory Saint Joseph’s Hospital (ESJH) has 410 beds. It has 486 Emory medical faculty physicians, 526 private practice physicians, and 15 Emory Specialty Associate physicians on its medical staff. Noted especially for cardiac care, ESJH provides training to physicians from around the world in robotic surgery for valve repair and is a primary location for cardiac rehabilitation. The hospital is noted also for cancer, neurologic, vascular, gastrointestinal, respiratory, and orthopaedic care and is ranked among the top 25 hospitals nationally for joint replacement by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. ESJH has 62 ICU beds and is a “Magnet” hospital, recognized for its nursing excellence by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Patients in 2017: 15,015 admissions and 125,343 outpatient service visits. Staff employees: 1,840.

Community services include free health screenings and in-kind donations to local organizations supporting the homeless and indigent.

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Emory Johns Creek Hospital

Marilyn Margolis, MSN, CEO
(founded 2007) 

Located in the north metro area, Emory Johns Creek Hospital (EJCH) is a 110-bed acute care facility staffed by 338 Emory faculty, 398 private practice physicians, and 45 Emory Specialty Associate physicians. Services include emergency medicine, a women's center with level III neonatal intensive care, adult intensive care, an infusion center, breast imaging with 3-D tomography, a certified bariatric center, advanced cardiac and stroke care, sleep medicine, and a pain center. EJCH patients in 2017: 7,311 admissions (including 1,241 deliveries) and 74,881 outpatient service visits. Staff employees: 875.

A community institution, EJCH partners with local churches, schools, police, fire, and other organizations to offer health and wellness screenings and educational events for women, the elderly, and other patient populations.

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Emory University Hospital Smyrna

Daniel Owens, MBA, CEO
(founded 1974) 

Located in the northwest metro area, Emory University Hospital Smyrna (formerly Emory-Adventist Hospital) recently transitioned from a joint venture to being wholly owned by Emory. This 88-bed facility is currently undergoing major renovation. 

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Emory Clinic

Ira Horowitz, MD, Interim Director
Heather Hamby, Chief Business Officer, Physician Group Practices
Maureen Haldeman, COO, Physician Group Practices
(founded 1953)

The largest, most comprehensive group practice in Georgia, the Emory Clinic has 1,603 Emory faculty physicians, 371 nurse practitioners, and 296 physician assistants, with locations throughout the city and state. Nonphysician employees: 3,459. Patient service visits in fiscal year 2017: 3,126,156.

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Emory Specialty Associates

Heather Hamby, Chief Business Officer, Physician Group Practices
Maureen Haldeman, MBA, MHA, COO, Physician Group Practices 
(founded 2006)

In addition to the Emory Clinic, Emory Healthcare provides outpatient care via Emory Specialty Associates (ESA), an Emory-owned physician practice organization with 34 locations in 11 counties throughout Georgia. ESA has 122 non-faculty physicians; 53 nurse practitioners; and 64 physician assistants. Employees: 736. Patient service visits in fiscal year 2017: 655,834. 

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Emory Wesley Woods Campus

Jennifer Schuck, MBA, Associate Administrator
(founded 1954)

Emory Wesley Woods Campus includes the following Emory Healthcare locations: 

• Budd Terrace (John Pulliam, administrator), a 250-bed nursing care facility

 Emory University Hospital at Wesley Woods 

• Wesley Woods Towers (Terry Barcroft, President & CEO) is a 158-apartment residential retirement community, with 36 licensed personal care apartments housed on two floors. It is managed by  Wesley Woods Senior Living, Inc. 

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Emory Healthcare Network

Patrick Hammond, MHA, CEO
Scott Boden, MD, Chairman of the Board

The Emory Healthcare Network (EHN) is a clinically integrated network (CIN) with seven hospitals, more than 2,000 Emory and private practice physicians, and 200 provider locations in metro Atlanta and surrounding communities. It was formed to improve care coordination and quality outcomes as well as control costs for patients and the community. CIN partners share common quality goals and are connected via the Emory Health Information Exchange. Network physicians practice in more than 70 specialties, including more than 120 who practice primary care. The provider network includes more than 20 urgent care locations and 38 MinuteClinics.

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