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How Morehouse, Fulton County, and Grady Are Taking Action After AMC Closures

In case you missed it, there have been a few major developments connected to Wellstar’s decision to close two Atlanta Medical Center facilities in predominantly Black areas. It’s been just over a month since two Black former board members spoke to Capital B Atlanta about Wellstar Healthcare System’s “defeatist” attitude leading to the closures of […]

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Black Residents Worry Grady’s Not Ready to Handle Fallout from AMC Closure

Kevin Marshall remembers being rushed by ambulance to Atlanta Medical Center after a horrendous car accident in August.  The accident, which left his car totaled, was in North Druid Hills, and Marshall needed stitches on his legs. He thought it would have made the most sense to go to nearby DeKalb Medical Center, but the […]