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Good Samaritan Health Center of Cobb


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"...when he saw them, he was moved by compassion." Luke 10:33

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GOOD SAMARITAN HEALTH CENTER OF COBB RECEIVES, for the 2nd year in a row--2018 Quality Improvement Award!
Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) announces Good Samaritan Cobb
BEST overall clinical performance among all health centers.

Marietta, August 20, 2018—Focusing on quality as well as compassion! For the second year in a row, the Good Samaritan Health Center of Cobb, affectionately known as Good Sam Cobb, achieved the BEST overall clinical performance measures among all federally qualified health centers (nearly 1,400), placing in the top 30 percent for Clinical Quality Measures. Health Centers deliver affordable, accessible and comprehensive healthcare for the uninsured and under-insured working poor and indigent in our community. HRSA recognizes Good Sam as a Health Center Quality Leader. As a part of this award, Good Sam will receive a monetary award to go toward operating expenses.

Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) announces Good Samaritan Cobb BEST overall clinical performance among all health centers!

Meet Maria

In March of 2016, Maria was in a car accident and was taken to a local institution for emergency care.  She has no medical insurance.  While treating the injuries sustained in the car accident, the hospital found a mass on her liver.  She was told "It's probably cancer but we're not going to treat it because you don't have insurance".  Maria left heartbroken and scared.  In September 2016, Maria was seen by Good Samaritan's Dr. Adrianne Polite who diagosed cancer and perscribed a Partial Hepatectomy (part of her liver taken out) which would require a Surgical Oncologist.  Dr. Polite reached out to her husband Dr. Nathan Polite, a surgeon at our strategic partner WellStar, to see if he could find someone to do the surgery.  Dr. Nathan Polite then reached out to Dr. Sanghera who agreed to do the surgery. Once the surgery was succcessful, Maria still needed Chemotherapy. So,  Dr. Sanghera reached out to Dr. Oyola, also with WellStar, who oversaw her chemo.  In August of this year Maria finished her treatment.  During a follow-up visit with Dr. Adrianne Polite, Maria said she still hadn't gotten a bill for the treatment to which Dr. Polite replied "You're not going to".  Maria recieved the care she needed-when she needed it.  This is Good Sam!

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