Community Benefit Resources

Community Health Needs

Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC), with input from the community, completed Community Health Needs Assessments (CHNA) in 2013 and 2016.  NGMC has conducted assessments in the past via Healthy Hall. Nonprofit hospitals are now required by law to complete an assessment, make the results available to the community and develop an implementation plan that the hospital will champion.

NGMC’s latest assessment is summarized in the 2016 Executive Summary below. To read the full report, simply click on "2016 Community Health Needs Assessment" listed below.

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Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA)

NGMC conducts regular CHNAs with input from the community to identify the most critical health needs. Explore past CHNAs by clicking the resources below.

Initiatives and Activities 

NGMC is focusing on 5 health priorities and 10 outcome measures as a result of the 2016 Community Health Needs Assessment. Read more about the 2017-2019 implementation plan

View Reports

For annual updates, read the following CHNA Progress Reports:

Community Benefit Reports 

Executive Summary

Full Activity Detail


If you have any questions, call NGMC's Community Health Improvement department at 770-219-8097.

(Page updated on 9/14/2018)

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