May 31

In 2012, the FDA approved the two-drug combination therapy Truvada® (emtricitabine and tenofovir) for HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP). Find out more > ... [read more]

Apr 30

Managing patients with diabetes can be extremely challenging especially with so many medication options.  Determining the right drug for the right patient can be made a little less complicated when you have all the information that you need.  Review... [read more]

Jan 2

Financial Assistance at Piedmont Healthcare ... [read more]

Dec 1

Don’t waste time searching for pertinent labs/tests and risk scores related to your patient’s conditions. Learn how Healthy Planet allows you to see this information at a glance.     ... [read more]

Nov 29

What’s Happening On Monday, Dec. 4, a new clinical care pathway will be launched to outline standard care expectations in the pre, intra, post op and acute care phases of Total Hip Arthroplasty and Total Knee Arthroplasty (THA/TKA)... [read more]

Aug 15

Starting this month, low-risk patients who are undergoing low-risk, outpatient surgical procedures in a Piedmont outpatient department will no longer be required to fulfill the standard preadmission visit. Instead, these patients will... [read more]

Aug 14

ALL prescribers of opiates and benzodiazepines MUST register on the GA PDMP website before January 1, 2018 Don’t delay! https://georgia.pmpaware.net/identities/new Create your account at the above link. Yes inpatient and outpatient... [read more]

Aug 2

Piedmont Clinic quality specialist contacts are listed below. Piedmont Athens Regional Hospital Shelley Desjardines 706-475-4917 Shelley.Desjardines@piedmont.org Piedmont Atlanta Hospital Denise... [read more]

Jul 31

The following message was distributed in an email on June 28, 2017. Dear Health Care Provider, During the 2017 legislative session, the Georgia General Assembly passed House Bill 249 which provided for several changes to the Georgia Prescription Drug... [read more]

Jul 13

Legionnaires’ Disease is a sometimes fatal form of pneumonia that exists in our communities and appears to be increasing in incidence.  Legionnaires’ Disease makes up 3 to 9% of all Community Acquired Pneumonia (CAP) and this relative infrequency... [read more]

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