• Northeast Georgia Medical Center 

    Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) and its Ronnie Green Heart Center are proud to be:

    • the first facility in Georgia to receive an ACE™ accreditation (CAS & PCI)
    • the first facility in the nation to receive ACE – CAS accreditation 
    • the first facility in the world to receive any two ACE accreditations 

    NGMC is currently rated Georgia’s #1 heart hospital for the seventh consecutive year (2006 – 2012).  In fact, for 2012, NGMC is one of only six hospitals in the nation to rank #1 in all four cardiac categories measured by HealthGrades®.  In addition to offering emergency cardiac services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, NGMC also offers:

    • Minimally Invasive Valve Reconstruction (MIVS),Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) and other advanced cardiac surgeries
    • Participation in cutting-edge clinical trials
    • Interventional procedures like stenting and angioplasty
    • Efficient heart attack care, with better average door-to-angioplasty times than the national standard, as coordinator of the Northeast Georgia Regional STEMI Program
    • Around-the-clock inpatient care

    NGMC’s Heart & Vascular Services are supported by highly qualified and experienced cardiologists, interventionalists, surgeons and anesthesiologists, many of whom have trained and practiced at the nation’s leading cardiac programs including Emory, Harvard, the University of Pennsylvania and Columbia University.