Entries by dcusson

Turning Caring Into Action

From running to walking to collecting, Northsiders had a very busy May doing what they do best: Helping our community. We had a great turnout May 20 for the annual Salvation Army Kettle Krush 5K, and we even sponsored a mile of the race! We enjoyed the beautiful day, the awesome course and the chance […]

Northside’s New VR App!

Want to take a tour of the new Northside Hospital Cherokee campus, but can’t make it to Canton? Don’t worry. There’s an app for that. And it’s almost like being there. We partnered with the AJCJobs “Celebrating Nurses” program to launch Northside’s first virtual reality experience app. The initial group of participants received virtual reality […]

Northside Nurse Honored!

Every year, AJCJobs recognizes 10 nurses for their compassion and dedication, and for being outstanding examples of the nation’s most-trusted profession. This year, Northside’s own Tori Tester was one of those honored with a “Nursing Excellence Award.” Tori works in the high-risk perinatal unit and she sees many patients under difficult circumstances. “It’s just a […]

An Opening To Celebrate!

We are thrilled about the smooth transition and great reaction to the opening of the new Northside Hospital Cherokee in Canton. We built the hospital for you, and we’re excited to be providing great care there now. Starting at 5am May 6, staff members began an eight-hour move of patients, staff and equipment from the […]

Northside in the Community

  In addition to being the prime caregiver in the Atlanta area, Northside Hospital Healthcare System works overtime to connect with people in the community. From festivals to food tastings, from parades to parties, Northside employees love being out among the people they care for. Maybe you caught us at the Inman Park Festival and […]

A Bright New Day Dawns on Cherokee Hospital

It’s been less than two weeks since the new Northside Hospital Cherokee opened its doors and the “new car smell” is still in the halls. Everything in the facility is fresh, from the drywall to the nursing supplies, from the medical equipment to the art hanging on the walls. And we’re thrilled to be caring […]

Our True Professionals

At the heart of our commitment to the health and wellness of our community are thousands of talented nursing professionals devoted to providing the best care. During National Nurses Week we’re thrilled to honor the amazing nurses on our staff who practice with skill and excellence every single day. Our hospitals treat upwards of 1 […]

Construction Facts That Will Amaze You

Have you ever been curious about what goes into the construction of a huge building like our just-opened Northside Hospital Cherokee? Even if you have some idea that it takes a lot, you’d be amazed at the amount of material used.   We have 10,000 light bulbs shining down on us along every hallway, patient […]

Giving Thanks for Nursing Excellence

No one would contest that Northside nurses are one of the reasons we’ve earned so many accolades over the years. It’s their professionalism and dedication that make the difference in patient care throughout all of our facilities. Some nurses even take their careers a step further by becoming certified in their specialty – and we […]

A 30-Year Veteran Speaks

In 1987, Walk Like an Egyptian was constantly on the radio, Spuds MacKenzie made his first appearance in TV ads, and a new patient tech named Deborah Cobb started at Northside Hospital. Thirty years later, the music is a little different, that dog did make an appearance in a certain TV ad, and Deborah is […]