NGHS


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NGHS

Abbreviation for:
National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute Growth and Health Study
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With a medical staff of more than 500 physicians, NGHS offers a full range of healthcare services through its Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, three urgent care centers, a mental health and substance abuse treatment center, two outpatient imaging centers, two long-term care centers and outpatient physical, occupational and speech therapy clinics.
In the NGHS, diabetes incidence after 9 years was 1.
The first year the program was instituted, new graduates hired by NGHS who successfully completed the NCLEX exam, held an active registered license, and completed the required hospital orientation were invited to an information session in July.
The county has approved extending the seven-mill pledge to an additional $200 million NGHS debt issuance in the next year or two.
Due to favorable demographics and good payor mix in South Hall County, NGHS is pursuing the development of a 100-bed hospital in Braselton, Georgia.
AcuityPlus data enabled NGHS to pinpoint opportunities for changes in nurse-staffing parameters and the patient-assignment process to best utilize available resources.
With the new issuance NGHS is significantly altering its debt profile, which will go to 92% fixed and 8% variable rate from entirely variable rate.
Certificate proceeds will refund all of the Authority's revenue anticipation certificates series 2007A - E which were used to fund the construction of an 128-bed inpatient patient tower, a women's and children's center, reimburse NGHS in the amount of approximately $50 million for prior capital expenditures including an employee parking deck, operations/data center and radiology expansion projects, and pay for costs of issuance.
NGHS incurred significant amount of debt as part of recently initiated expansion plan which includes a construction of a new patient tower and a Women & Children's Pavilion.
The new contract, continuing a longstanding relationship between the organizations, allows individuals covered by CIGNA HealthCare to continue to receive in-network care at NGHS and the Northeast Georgia Primary Care facilities.
Further, NGHS maintains a dominant market share of 78.