The Grady Health System is one of the nation’s largest public safety-net hospitals. The Emma I. Darnell Geriatrics Center at Grady is a collaborative Emory and Morehouse interdisciplinary and outpatient model that provides care to the older and frail patients.
Grady Health System’s mission is to provide excellent multidisciplinary care and outstanding training opportunities to physician-trainees, medical students, and other healthcare professionals.
The Darnell Center has served as the site for Atlanta Regional Geriatric Education Center's evidence-based depression project from 2012 to the present. System of New Programs Leveraging Success in this unit include Grady 2.0 program and system of reinvestment in primary care, including increased Certified Medical Assistant staffing; Grady is lead on HRSA PCTE and Opioid Supplement.