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EJCH Auxiliary's 2014 Scholarship Opportunities

Jan. 23, 2013—The Emory Johns Creek Hospital Auxiliary has three different scholarships available to the community. In the past four years, Emory Johns Creek has awarded nearly $55,000 to deserving students seeking a degree in a health related field.

Emory Johns Creek Hospital Receives Chest Pain Center Accreditation with PCI

Johns Creek, Ga., Jan. 6, 2014– Emory Johns Creek Hospital announced it has received full accreditation with PCI (percutaneous coronary intervention) from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care (SCPC). The SCPC is an international not-for-profit organization that focuses on transforming cardiovascular care by assisting facilities in their effort to create communities of excellence that bring together quality, cost and patient satisfaction.

Emory Johns Creek Hospital Celebrates 2014's First Baby

Jan. 6, 2014, Johns Creek, GA — Emory Johns Creek Hospital announced its first baby of 2014—a girl born at 2:29 a.m., Jan. 1, weighing 4.15 ounces and measuring 16 1/2 inches long—was also the first baby born in the Emory Healthcare system this year. It was also the first child born to parents Panchshil Mafat Patel, MD, and wife Hemangini.

Emory Johns Creek Hospital’s New Center for Breast Care Puts Emphasis on Patient-Centered Care

Sept. 17, 2013 — The Center for Breast Care at Emory Johns Creek Hospital held its official grand opening in September, just in time to ramp up for Breast Cancer Awareness month. The specialty center, which opened to patients in August, is designed to provide women a more streamlined and stress-free environment and better access to breast care.

Electric Vehicle Owners Can Get a Charge Out of Emory Johns Creek

September, 15, 2013—Emory Johns Creek Hospital is offering patients and visitors a new service like no other hospital in Georgia. The hospital has installed six charging stations for electric vehicles (EV), offering patients, families, visitors and employees the opportunity to charge their car while at the hospital.

2013 Top Doctors

July 16, 2013—Emory physicians stand out in Atlanta magazine's 2012 Top Doctors issue.

EJCH Name to Top Category of GHA's Quality Honor Roll

May 28, 2013—Emory Johns Creek Hospital is one of 17 hospitals in Georgia to be named to the Chairman’s category of the Georgia Hospital Association’s Partnership for Health and Accountability (PHA) Honor Roll. The Chairman’s category is the highest category on the list.

EJCH Receives Cancer Accreditation

May 8, 2013—The Commission on Cancer (CoC) of the American College of Surgeons has granted a three-year accreditation to the cancer program at Emory Johns Creek Hospital, signifying the "Hallmark of Excellence" in cancer care programs.

This is how Emory Johns Creek Hospital rolls…

April 5, 2013—Emory Johns Creek Hospital recently purchased two golf carts which will be used to transport guests from their vehicles to the hospital and vice versa.

Emory Johns Creek Hospital Appoints New Board Members

April 3, 2013—Emory Johns Creek Hospital has appointed five new members to its Board of Trustees at the hospital. The board members are community leaders with a vested interest in Johns Creek and the surrounding area and are advocates for excellence in local health care. They will serve an initial term of three years.

Emory Johns Creek Hospital named to GHA's Chairman's Circle

April 4, 2013—Emory Johns Creek Hospital has been named to the Georgia Hospital Association's (GHA) Chairman's Circle for patient safety in 2012.

Gwinnett Neonatology brings 24/7 onsite service to EJCH

EJCH Auxiliary's 2013 Scholarship Opportunities

Jan. 23, 2013—The Emory Johns Creek Hospital Auxiliary has three different scholarships available to the community. In the past four years, Emory Johns Creek has awarded nearly $55,000 to deserving students seeking a degree in a health related field.

Spotlight on Prostate Screening

Dec. 12, 2012—Other than skin cancer, prostate cancer is the most common cancer among American men, and one in six men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer in their lifetime.

First Director of Pastoral Services Named at Emory Johns Creek Hospital

Nov. 19, 2012—Timothy Park, Ed.D., has been named the first director of Pastoral Services at Emory Johns Creek Hospital. An ordained Presbyterian minister, Park has a wealth of experience pastoring in Parish ministries, as well as in clinical pastoral education.

Emory Johns Creek Hospital physician receives prestigious award

Nov. 19, 2011—Emory Johns Creek hospitalist Adedapo Odetoyinbo, MD, “Dr. O.” received the 2012 Outstanding Clinician Award from the Emory University Department of Medicine. Odetoyinbo was nominated by the nursing leadership and hospital administration at Emory Johns Creek Hospital (EJCH).

2012 Top Doctors

Nine doctors from Emory Johns Creek Hospital (EJCH) were named to Atlanta magazine’s "Top Doctors" list, published in the magazine’s July 2011 issue.

VolunTEEN Program kicks off at EJCH

July 2, 2012—Emory Johns Creek Hospital kicked off the summer VolunTEEN program with 30 high school students serving in a number of service areas throughout the hospital.

EJCH NICU Celebration

June 9, 2012—Emory Johns Creek Hospital welcomed back some of its youngest patients for a reunion.

EJCH performs first single-site robotic gallbladder surgery

April 30, 2012—A surgical team at Emory Johns Creek Hospital performed their first single-site gallbladder surgery on Friday, April 27.

Emory Johns Creek Hospital Celebrates its 5 year anniversary!

March 23, 2012—Nestled in the heart of Johns Creek, Emory Johns Creek Hospital opened its doors Feb. 5, 2007, signifying the beginning of a commitment to serve individuals and families in this growing area by bringing high-quality health care to their backyards.

Emory Johns Creek Hospital offers carotid stenting

Nov. 22, 2011—Emory Johns Creek Hospital announced today it is now offering carotid stenting, a procedure to treat severe blockages of the carotid artery.

Emergency Department Receives Top Marks for Patient Satisfaction

Nov. 3, 2011—When it comes to satisfied patients, Emory Johns Creek Hospital’s Emergency Department ranks right at the top, both in the state of Georgia and the nation.

EJCH Offering Diabetes Education Classes

Nov. 12, 2011—Emory Johns Creek Hospital announced today it will offer educational classes to help patients with diabetes and their families learn how to effectively manage their health.

EJCH Names Chief Nursing Officer, Associate Administrator

Nov. 23, 2011—Emory Johns Creek Hospital announced it recently named Marilyn Margolis, M.N., B.S.N., R.N., its chief nursing officer and Laurie Hansen, M.H.S., its associate administrator in charge of operations.

Hospital recognized for success in preventing infections

Sept. 26,2011—Emory Johns Creek Hospital announced today it was recognized by the Georgia Hospital Association for its success in preventing bloodstream infections in intensive care unit (ICU) patients.

EJCH Teams with City to Offer Wellness Seminars

Dec. 20, 2011—EJCH offering offer “Journey to Wellness” series in cooperation with the City of Johns Creek Recreation and Parks Programs

EJCH Earns ACR Accreditation

Aug. 26, 2011—Emory Johns Creek Hospital has been awarded a three-year term of accreditation in stereotactic breast biopsy as the result of a recent review by the American College of Radiology (ACR).

EJCH earns Breast Imaging Center of Excellence

Sept. 6, 2011—Emory Johns Creek Hospital located in Johns Creek, GA, has been designated a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence by the American College of Radiology (ACR).

EJCH Teams Up With Safe Kids

Aug. 23, 2011—Emory Johns Creek Hospital (EJCH) has partnered with the worldwide organization Safe Kids USA to provide the community with safety information that can help keep kids out of the emergency room.

EJCH earns Primary Stroke Center designation

Emory Johns Creek Hospital has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval™ for certification as a Primary Stroke Center.

Craig McCoy, CEO, EJCH

Craig McCoy comes to Emory Johns Creek Hospital from Vanguard Health Systems, where he most recently served as chief executive officer of Paradise Valley Hospital in Phoenix, Ariz.

Emory Healthcare to buy Emory Johns Creek Hospital

July 9, 2010—The transition to 100 percent Emory ownership will occur over a four- to six-month period and should be seamless to patients with little to no impact on day-to-day operations," said John Fox, President and CEO of Emory Healthcare.