About St. Mary's Health Care System
St. Mary’s Health Care System is a faith-based, not-for-profit health care ministry whose mission is to be a compassionate and transforming healing presence in the communities we serve. Named one of America's 100 Best Hospitals in 2016 by Healthgrades, St. Mary’s puts special focus on neurosciences, cardiac care, orthopedics, general medicine, general surgery, women’s and children’s health, and ca...re for older adults. Our system includes hospitals in Athens, Lavonia and Greensboro, as well as a region-wide home health care/hospice service, retirement community, numerous physician practices, outpatient care facilities, and medical education. St. Mary’s is a certified chest pain center, a gold-plus hospital for stroke care, and was named Georgia's Large Hospital of the Year in 2006, 2010 and 2015. For more information, visit St. Mary’s website at www.stmarysathens.org.