As one of the area’s premier providers of medical and surgical services, we are continuously expanding and improving our facilities and areas of practice. Many of our team members have achieved breakthroughs in their fields and have received honors and awards.
Thu, May 16, 2019
MaryJane Cleveland, administrator at Twin Fountains Home, has been honored with the 2019 Eli Pick Facility Leadership Award from the American College of Health Care Administrators. It is the second year in a row she has received the award.
Thu, May 2, 2019
Tina Quiggle has been honored as WellStar West Georgia Medical Center’s 2019 Volunteer of the Year.
Mon, March 18, 2019
For the third time in four years, IBM Watson Health has named WellStar West Georgia Medical Center to its annual national list of 100 Top Hospitals.
Wed, January 2, 2019
As a general surgeon, Dr. Ralston Major doesn’t frequent WellStar West Georgia Medical Center’s Labor & Delivery unit often, but on Tuesday, he and his wife, Amanda, were front and center as they welcomed little Clara Joy Major, the hospital’s first baby born in the New Year.
Tue, January 1, 2019
WellStar Health System has partnered with LifelLink of Georgia to honor and remember those who gave the gift of life through organ and tissue donation.
Mon, December 31, 2018
The WellStar West Georgia Auxiliary is grateful to those who gave to the 2018 Lovelight Tree project, which funds the Lifeline Emergency Response System for local individuals who need the subscription service but cannot afford the fee. It also funds cab fare for patients in need.
Fri, December 14, 2018
Lois Walker, a beloved cashier in the hospital cafeteria, has been honored as WellStar West Georgia Medical Center's 2018 Team Member of the Year.
Wed, December 12, 2018
Jerry Fulks has announced he will retire in mid-January as president of WellStar West Georgia for the last 17 years. Coleman Foss, current CEO of Tennova Healthcare=Cleveland in Tennessee, has been named his successor.
Thu, December 6, 2018
Dr. Tom Gore, who has served the community for 33 years as a cardiologist, has been honored as WellStar West Georgia Medical Center's 2018 Physician of the Year.
Wed, November 14, 2018
Thirteen area students have received the George E. Sims Nursing Scholarship for the 2018-2019 academic year.