Tanner Health System is a non-profit regional healthcare provider, serving the residents of west Georgia and east Alabama. Tanner Health System is a non-profit regional healthcare provider serving a nine-county area of west Georgia and east Alabama.
Tanner facilities include the 201-bed acute care Tanner Medical Center/Carrollton, the 40-bed acute care Tanner Medical Center/Villa Rica, the 25-bed critical access Higgins General Hospital in Bremen, the 15-bed critical access Tanner Medical Center/East Alabama in Wedowee and the 52-bed behavioral health facility Willowbrooke at Tanner in Villa Rica. Other Tanner services include the Roy Richard
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National Minority Health Month is coming to close, but raising awareness about health disparities in minority communities is something we should do year round. 📅
Did you know diabetes disproportionately affects racial and ethnic minorities?
And that diabetes can lead to other complications like heart disease, stroke, blindness and kidney failure?
Knowing your risk is a crucial step toward preventing or delaying type 2 diabetes. That's why we offer the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Diabetes Prevention Program.
The free, evidence-based program will teach you how to make healthy lifestyle changes to reduce your risk for type 2 diabetes. 🥗🍎🏋️♀️
Class size is limited so sign up today: https://bit.ly/3LwWsAY
National Arbor Day is America's oldest environmental holiday. During the first Arbor Day on April 10, 1872, an estimated one million trees were planted. This celebration became a national holiday in 1972, and it is customary to plant a tree. Tanner has planted many trees through the years and we continue to build a healthy environment. Learn more about Tanner Green at https://bit.ly/3jQP731, and learn how to get involved at https://bit.ly/3On5kuP.
Our community reminds us often how much they care about our Tanner Heroes. Thank you to Michael Berquist and Roopville Road Baptist Church for providing treats to the Emergency Department team at Tanner Medical Center/Carrollton.
Celebrate National Arbor Day tomorrow by downloading print-ready pdf coloring pages for your kids or students to color! You'll also find celebration materials, quotes & stats, music & poetry, an official proclamation and more to help introduce kids to the concept of . Get coloring pages now at https://bit.ly/3ELxUl6
While healthy eating prepares a woman’s body for pregnancy, it also can affect fertility. 🤰
During National Infertility Awareness Week, learn how nutrition and lifestyle habits can make a difference: https://bit.ly/3klb3nc
Did you know we provide outpatient nutrition counseling sessions focused on helping you achieve long-term health goals while learning practical ways to improve overall wellness?
Call 770-812-5945 or email [email protected] to learn more about our nutrition counseling services.
With National Arbor Day coming up this Friday, April 29, you may be thinking about adding a tree or two to your yard. Here are some tips on choosing the right tree and tree care from the Arbor Day Foundation: https://bit.ly/3LhxENe
Teachers and parents, this year marks the 150th anniversary of Arbor Day, and we encourage you and your family to get involved in the celebration! Here’s a list of 150 ways you can celebrate trees and nature during the week leading up to National Arbor Day on Friday, April 29. Check them out at https://bit.ly/39gurPT
During the week of National Arbor Day — which is this Friday, April 29 — your social posts can turn into trees planted! The Arbor Day Foundation will plant one tree for each Instagram, Twitter or Facebook post with the hashtag — up to 75,000 trees. Plus, Kimberly-Clark is matching the organization's efforts, so up to 150,000 trees will be planted.
Share this post or create your own now to join Tanner in this effort! (In case you didn't know, in 2020 the Arbor Day Foundation designated Tanner Medical Center/Carrollton a Tree Campus Healthcare facility.)
Sign up to donate blood at our next blood drive!
A single act of anger can result in indelible harm to a child. This National Child Abuse Prevention Month, learn some strategies to keep anger in check and children safe and healthy: https://bit.ly/3JwvNm2
Tanner Health System is recruiting for a Home Health Registered Nurse. This RN will coordinate and ensure quality and safe delivery of home health care services. This person will coordinate provision of home health care services that reflect the Agency Philosophy and standards of home health and nursing care of assigned patients.
🔹 Three years of related experience. Requires working knowledge of specialized practices, equipment, and procedures.
Licenses & Certifications:
🔹 Drivers License
🔹 Georgia Registered Nurse or Multistate Nursing License
🔹 BLS through the American Heart Association (CPR) or must be obtained within 30 days of hire
🔹 Vehicle Insurance
🔹 Ability to communicate with a wide range of people to create a positive image of Tanner Health System
🔹 Basic computer skills required
🔹 Minimum three years experience in health care setting
🔹 Pleasant, professional demeanor, confident personality
🔹 Proven ability to make independent judgments, displaying emotional maturity and using sound judgment
🔹 Proven ability to organize and prioritize for maximum time utilization
To learn more, click the link in our profile or visit: https://bit.ly/3JU1aa9.
The first Earth Day was celebrated in 1970. Ten million Americans participated, leading to the creation of the EPA and passage of the Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act and Endangered Species Act. Learn how you can get involved and do more to help protect and preserve our planet at https://bit.ly/3L9Qe9T
We are so thankful for all the amazing volunteers we have at Tanner Health System! Please help us recognize all of their hard work and dedication by thanking them when you see them around the various hospital locations this week.
Don't forget, we have extended the deadline for applications to the Tanner Teen Program to Friday April, 22. If you know a student who is interested in a career in Healthcare, have them visit https://bit.ly/3DpRPW1 to fill out an application today!
We have extended the deadline for applications to the Tanner Teen Program to Friday April, 22. We are so excited to have students volunteering in-person this year after two years of conducting the program virtually. Visit https://bit.ly/3DpRPW1 to fill out an application today!
Financial stress. Depression. Families with young parents. Loss of a job or home. This National Child Abuse Prevention Month, learn about the factors that raise the risk of child abuse — and strategies to stop it: https://bit.ly/3jrzZJ2
Happy Easter from everyone at Tanner Health System! May your day be spent with family and friends, and filled with blessings, love, peace and health.
There are many different aspects to cancer care, from the initial diagnosis to treatment and follow-up. It can be overwhelming for patients and their families.
Tanner Cancer Care helps. We’re dedicated cancer specialists working together to provide coordinated care.
Cancer is difficult, but we’re here to support patients every step of the way. That’s part of the Tanner Cancer Care advantage.
Learn more: https://www.tanner.org/cancer-care/becoming-a-patient/tanner-cancer-care-promise?hgcrm_channel=social&hgcrm_source=facebook&hgcrm_agency=client&hgcrm_campaignid=5732&hgcrm_tacticid=10780&hgcrm_trackingsetid=15827&fbclid=IwAR1leKs7Hw85uxaqacfdAOBlXbJarDjAzrsGh94-zxcNZALfvnuzNvCyFsg
State of the Heart — our popular monthly series of free webinars on heart health — is back! Register to attend the "Beat Goes On" on April 19 at 6:30 p.m. to learn about the many types of heart disease, including coronary artery disease, heart failure and heart arrhythmias. The speaker is Shazib Khawaja, MD, with Tanner Heart & Vascular Specialists.
To receive the Zoom link, register at https://bit.ly/3xqJMHJ
It’s Move More Month and we’re joining the American Heart Association (AHA) to get Healthy for Good. 🧡
As more people are working and socializing at home, physical activity is more important than ever for maintaining physical and mental health. Science shows that being more active can help you feel, think and sleep better, so the AHA recommends that we move more, with more intensity and sit less. 🏃♀️
Millions of people nationwide who are committing to live a healthier lifestyle and get physically active. 🚶♂️
Want to join in the celebration?
Sign up for our Move It Mondays walk-to-jog program!
Register today: https://bit.ly/3irFZBi
Tanner Health System’s page and our related pages are online communities. Our posts are informational in nature and should not be misconstrued as health care diagnosis, medical advice or a substitute for medical advice or diagnosis by your physician. If you need a physician referral, please call 770.214.CARE or go to www.tanner.org and select Find a Doctor.
We encourage likes, comments, questions, constructive criticism and reviews, but we expect these interactions to be appropriate, respectful, relevant and tolerant. Personal attacks, defamation, racism, ethnic slurs, spamming, excessive posting and inappropriate language will not be tolerated. We reserve the right to remove posts that violate those rules. We also reserve the right to remove or hide posts that identify patients or health conditions other than the person making the post, posts that suggest illegal activities, posts that are made by imposters, posts that advertise or solicit business, posts that could be interpreted as political lobbying or posts that infringe in any way on the rights of Tanner or Tanner employees. We also reserve the right to block future posts by individuals who habitually violate these rules or Facebook’s terms of service.
To make an inquiry or to speak with someone about any Tanner Health System hospital or medical practice, call 770.812.9666 or visit http://www.tanner.org/hospitals-and-facilities/tanner-locations for specific phone numbers.
To request a sponsorship of a community event, use this form: http://www.tanner.org/about-us/the-community/sponsorship-request-form.
Fyzical at Southern Therapy Services, Inc. (Formally known as Southern Therapy Services, Inc.) is a therapist-owned rehabilitation company that has served the citizens of West Georgia and East Alabama for 40+ years.
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Tanner Medical Foundation is a non-profit organization that supports the services of Tanner Health System through the philanthropic efforts of the community.
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Tanner Medical Center/Carrollton is a 201-bed acute care hospital located in Carrollton, Ga., with a 24-hour emergency department and much more.
Specialized care for cancer and blood disorders is close by with Northwest Georgia Oncology Centers - a service of Tanner Medical Center/Villa Rica, with offices in Carrollton, Villa Rica and Bremen.
At Willowbrooke Counseling Center, our licensed mental health professionals provide comprehensive outpatient counseling and therapies that help patients get their life back on track. We serve children, adolescents, adults, couples and families.
Licensed Professional Counselor in Carrollton, Georgia
We provide Breastfeeding Education, Support and Lactation Services performed by International Board Certified Lactation Consultants (IBCLCs).