WellStar Atlanta Medical Center is a Level I Trauma Center located in the heart of Georgia’s capital city. Recently recognized by the American Heart Association for excellence in coronary artery disease and heart failure, the facility has been dedicated to serving Atlanta patients since 1901. One of the nation’s leading stroke units, AMC is also known for its birthing center, Level III NICU, and bariatric medicine program. As a teaching hospital, AMC offers the opportunity for emergency physicians to become involved in medical education.
- Annual Patient Volume: 54,000
- ED Beds: 38
- Daily Physician Coverage: 47 Hours
- Daily APC Coverage: 40 Hours
- Admission Rate: 15%
- Documentation: EPIC
- 460-Bed Facility
- 5-Bed Fast Track
- Georgia Hospital Association’s Partnership for Health and Accountability Quality Honor Roll
- American Heart Association – Heart Failure Quality Achievement Award
As the “unofficial capital of the South,” Atlanta offers distinct charm and endless entertainment with sporting events, museums, botanical gardens, and the largest aquarium in the world. Communities in the metro Atlanta area offer the charm of small town living or the luxury of high rise condos, giving residents a plethora of options to fit their needs. Excellent schools and affordable cost of living makes Atlanta and the surrounding communities a highly desirable place to live.