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Amid Pandemic, Healthcare Workers See Smiles in Small Gifts
Thursday, May 21, 2020
When the novel Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) outbreak began, Misty Conerly — a receptionist at Tanner Healthcare for Women — remembered how small gestures of random kindness brighten someone’s day.
Tanner Joins Mayo Clinic Study to Assess Potential for COVID-19 Survivors to Help Heal Other Patients
Wednesday, May 20, 2020
Tanner is participating in a study to see if the infusion of blood plasma – rich in antibodies from survivors – can help people who are critically ill with the disease.
Amid Pandemic, Many Forgoing Routine, Emergency Medical Care
Thursday, May 14, 2020
Doctors report seeing non-COVID-19 patients with more acute illnesses.
Tanner Health System Moves Forward From COVID-19 Pandemic Response
Thursday, May 14, 2020

Emerging from the initial intense days of the COVID-19 pandemic, Tanner Health System is moving toward normal operations this month.

Operation Sanitization: Robots Help Keep Tanner Patients, Visitors Safe
Friday, May 8, 2020
At Tanner, two real-life germ-zapping robots — aptly named Rosie and The Germinator — help the health system ensure patients’ safety by killing germs in patient care environments and common areas.
RH2O Engineering, Southwire Step Forward to Fill Tanner Cleaning Products Shortage
Friday, May 8, 2020
A donation of cleaning supplies has helped the health system maintain its high level of sanitation throughout the pandemic, even as cleaning supplies have been hard to find.
Tanner Returns to Normal Operations With Continued Emphasis on Patient Safety
Friday, May 1, 2020
As shelter-in-place orders are lifted and businesses begin to reopen across west Georgia and east Alabama, Tanner Health System is on its own path to resume normal operations at its five hospitals and more than 40 Tanner Medical Group practice locations – while adapting to a new normal and with infection prevention always top-of-mind.
Tanner Removes Tents from Hospital Campuses
Monday, April 27, 2020
Tanner Health System is taking its first steps toward a return to normal operations as it begins to remove the external care tents on its hospital campuses in Carrollton, Villa Rica and Bremen.
Tanner Chaplains Calling-in Spiritual Care During COVID-19
Friday, April 24, 2020

As cases of the novel Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) climb in hospitals across the state, chaplains are finding new ways to continue offering spiritual care and compassionate support to those who need it most.

Tanner Healthcare Workers Wear Carrollton-made Protective Gowns
Wednesday, April 22, 2020
When Tanner Health System needed to quickly augment its inventory of personal protective equipment (PPE) for the anticipated surge of COVID-19 patients, the system found a solution close to home.
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