Effective now in Dekalb Co: public gatherings of 10 or more prohibited, shelter in place as much as possible, voluntary curfew starts 9p til 6a, except for work, medical treatment, food, medication or emergency. DeKalb County playgrounds are closed. More changes start at 12a.
New Birth, nonprofit cancel $1.3 million in medical debt in DeKalb: .
Over the past year, DeKalb has invested more than $5 million in new fire department vehicles that can respond to medical calls, fire stations and fire department paramedic positions.
ICYMI: Jim Forstner, CEO of Emory Decatur Hospital and Emory Healthcare Chief Medical Officer Dr. Frank Brown visited @WeeklyCheckup to talk about the newest updates since last September's DeKalb Medical & Emory Healthcare merger. Listen now:
The DeKalb County Fire Rescue Department has added two more “rapid response vehicles” to its fleet, part of a push to improve responses to emergency fire and medical calls.
#SilverAlert Juan Acevedo, M/H/77 from Dekalb Avenue and East Gun Hill Road in The Bronx. The missing suffers from Alzheimer's and dementia and may be in need of medical attention. Seen? Call 9-1-1. Multilingual & ASL Link:
BREAKING: DeKalb Medical Center is on lockdown as SWAT teams negotiate with a man who has barricaded himself inside a truck
#BREAKING : DeKalb Medical Center is on lockdown due to an armed individual. is at the scene working to learn more.
Lunchtime recap: Buford Highway in Doraville flooded this morning due to a water main break. -All of DeKalb is under a boil water advisory. -Roads, schools, businesses, medical facilities are closed. -County expects to reopen Buford Hwy. by rush hour.