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Tanner’s Impact: Health System Contributes More Than $912 Million to Region’s Economy
April 20, 2018
Tanner Health System’s economic impact to the region is almost $912.5 million in revenue for the local economy, according to a new report. In addition, Tanner incurred almost $37 million in uncompensated costs to provide indigent, charity, other free care and bad debt expenses to the residents in the health system’s service area. The annual Economic Impact Report from the Georgia Hospital Association (GHA), using data from 2016 — the most recent data available — shows Tanner also created more than 7,200 full-time jobs in the region. The impact represents an almost $61 million — or more than 7 percent — increase from the previous year’s impact. “At Tanner, we’re ensuring our health system is ready to serve our region for ...
Eat Better for Less: Tanner Offering Free ‘Cooking Matters’ Classes
April 13, 2018
Struggling to plan healthy family meals without breaking the bank? For parents and guardians of young children, coming up with healthy meal options to prepare at home (that kids will actually eat) is hard. Break away from the corndogs and ...
Tanner’s Tai Chi for Health Helps Carrollton Woman Fight Fibromyalgia
April 05, 2018
When Carrie Krebs of Carrollton signed up for tai chi, she wasn’t sure it was good idea. But Krebs was sure that she had to do something to lose weight and manage her fibromyalgia.  And it looked like Tai Chi for Health, a free ...
Tanner Encourages Community to Go Screen-Free
April 04, 2018
Spring is officially here and Tanner Health System’s Get Healthy, Live Well is encouraging the community to turn off the screens, go outside and turn on the world around them. During Screen-Free Week — which runs from April 30 to ...
Area Churches Come Together for Fellowship, Fitness and Fun
April 04, 2018
Several churches in west Georgia will gather in Carroll County to compete for bragging rights and the Hallelujah Cup during an interfaith basketball tournament on Saturday, April 28. The Ronnie R. Young Memorial Hoops for Health Basketball ...
First Friday Pop-Up Market Begins April 6 in Bowdon
March 30, 2018
Residents throughout west Georgia and east Alabama will have another place to find fresh fruits and vegetables when a new pop-up market opens in Bowdon this spring.   Bowdon Area United Christian Ministries (BAUCM), in partnership ...
Tanner Hosting Hip and Knee Pain Education Session in Carrollton
March 29, 2018
Looking for a new approach to relieve your severe joint pain? Tanner Ortho and Spine Center now offers a new, state-of-the-art approach to hip replacement, knee replacement and partial knee replacement procedures with the Stryker Mako robotic ...