Atrium Health Navicent (109)


Atrium Health Navicent is a tertiary regional teaching medical center, a nationally-verified Level I Trauma Center, a perinatal center, and a designated Magnet® hospitals for nursing excellence. Atrium Health Navicent  is licensed for 637 beds, including medical-surgical, obstetric, pediatric, psychiatric, and specialized individual intensive care units for neurology, pediatric, neonatal, surgical trauma, cardiac and cardiac surgery. Atrium Health Navicent is the primary teaching hospital for Mercer University School of Medicine, providing residency and fellowship programs for over 100 residents and fellows, and is affiliated with multiple universities as a clinical education site. Visit www.navicenthealth.org for more information.

Upcoming Programs and Events

May is Trauma Awareness Month!

May 2024 – The entire month of May is focused on raising awareness for trauma survivors, their family/friends, and the trauma professionals who go above and beyond every day. Learn more here .

National Trauma Survivors Day!

May 15, 2024 – The 3rd Wednesday in May is National Trauma Survivors Day! We celebrate together the strength and resiliency of trauma survivors, their family/friends, and the trauma professionals who go above and beyond every day. Learn more here.

NextSteps Online

Ongoing The NextSteps program is a free 6-week self management course designed to recognize that YOU play the most important role in your recovery. based on the principles of self-management. It uses techniques that have been scientifically proven to increase one’s self confidence and sense of empowerment. NextSteps teaches you the skills to become an active self manager of your health and your life. Learn more here.

Community Resources

Mental Wellness Toolkit

https://www.therapistaid.com/packet/covid-19 Variety of resources for mental health, from anxiety and stress to meditation.

National Center for PTSD

https://www.ptsd.va.gov/ A national resource for trauma survivors, which includes information about PTSD, resources such as the PTSD Coach Online, and videos from other survivors and professionals.

Victims of Crimes GA

https://dcs.georgia.gov/important-links/victim-services The GA Dept. of Community Supervision lists services and resources for victims of crimes. Call 678-783-4337 or visit https://dcs.georgia.gov/important-links/victim-services.

Georgia Legal Aid

https://www.georgialegalaid.org This resource provides free legal services to low-income individuals in civil matters throughout the state of Georgia. Each county has their own Legal Aid Office. If you live in Fulton, Clayton, Cobb, Gwinnett, or DeKalb County, call 404-524-5811. If you live in any other Georgia’s counties, call 1-833-457-7529 to see if you qualify for help; or visit https://www.georgialegalaid.org.

The Brain Injury Association of GA

https://www.braininjurygeorgia.org The BIAGA offers Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) information and resources, support groups, and educational materials for individuals with TBI, caregivers and the general public. Call 404-712-5504 or visit https://www.braininjurygeorgia.org.

Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation

https://www.christopherreeve.org/ The Reeve Foundation is dedicated to curing spinal cord injury by funding innovative research and improving the quality of life for people living with paralysis through grants, information, and advocacy. Call 1-800-225-0292 or visit www.christopherreeve.org

Handbook for Trauma Patients and their Families

The handbook includes a basic explanation of some of the most common types of injuries and their treatments and how patients are cared for at Atrium Health Navicent. It also provides you with some practical information about various hospital services and policies.

Atrium Health Navicent Patient and Family Handbook