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Women & Children News

June 17, 2020
The information gathered through this registry will be used to improve the counseling of pregnant women with COVID-19, update infection control
January 28, 2019
Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) Barrow is proud to announce the addition of 3D mammography to its line of advanced imaging services.
April 2, 2018
For the fourth consecutive year, Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) has earned the Women's Choice Award as one of Georgia's Best Hospitals.
September 25, 2017
From these nominations, Atlanta Parent published their Mom-Approved Doctors list in their recently-released September issue.
September 19, 2017
July 25, 2017
Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) announces a donor milk program for premature infants in its neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) in Gainesville and Braselton.
January 31, 2017
The Habersham County Hospital Authority has signed a non-binding letter of intent ("LOI") for exclusive discussions with Northeast Georgia Health System ("NGHS") regarding an affiliation between Habersham Medical Center ("HMC") in Demorest, Georgia, and NGHS.
January 24, 2017
January 21 was a special day for Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC). Our Women & Children's staff and physicians at NGMC Gainesville helped make history when Julie Davidson delivered the hospital's first-ever set of quadruplets.
December 29, 2016
Barrow Regional Medical Center is now Northeast Georgia Medical Center Barrow
November 17, 2016
Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) is taking the next step in teaching future generations of doctors and increasing the likelihood that homegrown talent will stay close to home to care for local communities.
October 19, 2016
Did you know that 90% of a child's brain is developed by age 3? Also by age 3, a child's vocabulary can predict third grade reading proficiency. Research indicates that children who are not reading proficiently by the end of third grade are four times more likely to drop out of high school.
October 6, 2016
Clifton Hastings, MD, and Ron Bracewell, co-chairs of this year's Medical Center Open, also announced during the 19th Hole Reception that today's event set a new record. Habitat for Humanity of Hall County is the sole beneficiary of this year's tournament, and 100 percent of the funds raised will go directly to building the three homes - and potentially a playground.
October 5, 2016
The employees of Northeast Georgia Health System (NGHS) are going beyond the bedside and into their wallets to show their commitment to improving the health of the community in all they do.
October 3, 2016
Northeast Georgia Health System (NGHS) has signed a definitive agreement to purchase Barrow Regional Medical Center (BRMC) in Winder, Ga., according to a joint announcement by both hospitals.
September 12, 2016
A historical moment was delivered today when the first baby was born at Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) Braselton. Weighing 7 pounds, 15 ounces, Lucas Arthur Herndon (Luke) arrived at 10:03 a.m., welcomed by his parents, Sara and Kyle Herndon of Athens.
August 3, 2016
Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) Gainesville is the first and only hospital in Georgia offering nitrous oxide (N2O) as a form of pain relief for laboring mothers. Also known as "laughing gas", nitrous oxide is most commonly administered in a dental setting for procedures such as root canals or cavity fillings.
July 18, 2016
Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) recently added 70 patient and visitor parking spaces to its Gainesville campus to provide better parking experiences for visitors.
July 14, 2016
Northeast Georgia Health System (NGHS) welcomes 27 new physicians who joined us from October 2015 - May 2016.
May 14, 2016
Northeast Georgia Health System (NGHS) named Hong Vuong, who works in the South Patient Tower Cafeteria at Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) Gainesville, its 2016 Employee of the Year during the second of three events this week to recognize long-tenured employees for their service.
April 12, 2016
Labor & Delivery Unit, NICU Open October 2016, Doctors Announced
December 5, 2014
When mothers deliver at Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC), they have the opportunity to participate in mutual miracles: giving birth and providing life-saving blood to someone in need.
March 3, 2014
Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) is one of the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals according to a study released today by Truven Health Analytics and Georgia’s #1 Hospital according to a recent study by CareChex, a rating service of COMPARION®.
January 22, 2014
Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) has been recognized by the Immunization Action Coalition (IAC) and the Georgia Department of Public Health for achieving one of the highest reported rates in the state for its work to protect newborns from hepatitis B virus infection. NGMC is one of only six hospitals in Georgia to be named to the IAC’s Birth Dose Honor Roll.
December 11, 2013
It’s easier than ever for expectant mothers to learn about the childbirth process and newborn parenting now that Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) offers Prepared Childbirth and Breastfeeding classes online.
June 20, 2013
The nation’s largest independent healthcare ratings company says Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) provides superior healthcare to women for the second year in a row.
April 4, 2013
Northeast Georgia Medical Center has been named to the Becker’s Hospital Review 2013 annual list of “100 Great Hospitals.”
February 26, 2013
NGMC is one of the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals® according to a study by Truven Health Analytics, formerly the healthcare business of Thomson Reuters.
February 19, 2013
Northeast Georgia Medical Center Named One of America's 50 Best Hospitals
January 23, 2013
Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) was recently selected to be “blueprinted” by VHA Inc. for its success in addressing early elective deliveries (EEDs) of newborns.
November 23, 2009
GAINESVILLE, Ga. — A delegation of physicians from Russia recently visited Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) to learn more about the hospital’s perinatal services provided through the Labor & Delivery, Mother Baby and Neonatal Intensive Care units.
October 19, 2009
GAINESVILLE, Ga. — Gynecologists at Northeast Georgia Medical Center are now performing single incision laparoscopic (SILS) hysterectomies at Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC). This new application for single port access surgeries means that women in northeast Georgia have more options when faced with a hysterectomy.
October 2, 2009
GAINESVILLE, Ga. — Due to the unusually serious health risks this flu season, Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) has extended children’s visitation restrictions to include the Labor & Delivery and Mother/Baby units, as well as all other inpatient units.
July 18, 2008
GAINESVILLE, Ga. — In celebration of the opening of its new Women & Children’s Pavilion in November 2008, Northeast Georgia Medical Center...
July 16, 2008
Participants of the January 2007 Prepared Childbirth class at Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) held a reunion recently...
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