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Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital

5665 Peachtree Dunwoody Road Atlanta, Georgia 30342

Welcome to Emory Healthcare

Emory Healthcare, part of Emory University, is the most extensive health care system in Georgia. We are made up of 11 hospitals, the Emory Clinic, and more than 250 provider locations. The Emory Healthcare Network, established in 2011, is the largest clinically integrated network in Georgia, with more than 2,800 physicians concentrating in 70 different subspecialties.

Patients Come First

It's your health and wellness that drives us to find new opportunities, new possibilities and new solutions to help you understand, manage and overcome your medical conditions.

Academic Medical Center

Emory Healthcare is an integrated academic healthcare system committed to providing the best care for our patients, educating health professionals and leaders for the future, pursuing discovery research in all of its forms, including basic, clinical, and population-based research, and serving our community. As the clinical enterprise of the Robert W. Woodruff Health Sciences Center of Emory University, Emory Healthcare is dedicated to the unifying core purpose, core values, and strategic direction of the Robert W. Woodruff Health Sciences Center.


Improving the health of individuals and communities at home and throughout the world.


Be the leading academic health science center in transforming health and healing through education, discovery, prevention and care.


We exemplify excellence, innovation and collaboration.
We treat everyone with respect, caring, and compassion.
We embrace diversity, equity, and inclusion.
We steward our resources responsibly to optimize value.
We serve with integrity.

Setting the Gold Standard for Health Care

The U.S. News & World Report consistently recognizes the dedication of our providers and care team with top rankings of hospitals and programs, including:

No. 1 hospital in Georgia and metro Atlanta (2019-2020)

No. 2 hospital in Georgia and metro Atlanta (2019-2020)

No. 5 in Georgia; No. 4 in metro Atlanta (2019-2020)

Partnership with Emory University

Emory University in Atlanta is one of the world's leading centers for education and research. It has 150 years of medical education experience and is home to a vibrant community of students, faculty, and staff. About 14,000 students learn at Emory University each year. The university includes nine undergraduate and professional schools and Georgia's most extensive health care system and research base. Our academic programs educate clinicians and scientists who advance health care in Georgia and around the world.

Emory is one of the largest private employers in Atlanta, with more than 24,000 employees. We work to improve the quality of life throughout Georgia through partnerships with Grady Memorial Hospital, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Georgia Institute of Technology, and other organizations.

Robert W. Woodruff Health Sciences Center

The Robert W. Woodruff Health Sciences Center teaches health science students, including nurses, doctors, and public health officials. The Woodruff Health Sciences Center excels in health research, including forward-thinking cancer research. Patients at the Center benefit from Emory's medical expertise, along with family-centered, compassionate care.


Find Your Nursing Opportunity

Our Nurses Define the Highest Standard of Care 

When we work together, our efforts make a difference that can be felt across the state. We are the most comprehensive academic health system in Georgia and the only one with four Magnet®-designated hospitals.Magnet designation logo In 2020, Emory Johns Creek Hospital (EJCH) achieved Magnet recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to reflect its nursing professionalism, teamwork, and superiority in patient care.

With EJCH's achievement, Emory Healthcare is the only health system in Georgia with four Magnet-designated hospitals. Emory University Orthopaedics and Spine Hospital (EUOSH) received its first designation in 2016, and Emory University Hospital received its second Magnet designation in 2018.

Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital has been recognized as a Magnet hospital since 1995 and earned its sixth straight Magnet designation in 2019 making it the first community hospital in the world to earn six consecutive designations. Emory Johns Creek Hospital received its first Magnet designation in 2020.

The Magnet Model forms the foundation for nursing practice at Emory Healthcare. As an academic health system, the care we provide for our patients benefits directly from medical research and education.Our nurses are integral members of interprofessional teams in hospitals and clinics committed to outstanding patient care. And, because we believe world-class nursing deserves world-class compensation, we have recently redesigned our nursing compensation structure to support that excellence.

For Seasoned Nurses – Growth and Advancement

Our focus on advancing healthcare includes providing a clear path of career advancement for our nurses. Our Professional Lattice for Advancement in Nursing (PLAN) provides a structure for goals and achievement recognition.

You can explore new positions, take advantage of clinical education, and benefit from mentoring programs.

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