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Georgia Hospital Worker Found Dead of Coronavirus in Home With Her Young Child by Her Body

A mammogram technician and mother of a young child was found dead from coronavirus in her Georgia home, state officials said. Coweta County Coroner Richard Hawk says police discovered the 42-year-old woman’s body Thursday (Mar. 19) in the living room of her home in Newnan, about 40 miles southwest of Atlanta, after a family member called the Sheriff’s Office requesting a welfare check. Hawk said Diedre Wilkes had been dead for at least 12-16 hours before police found her body. Wilkes’ young chil...
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‘There Was No Choice’: Nurse Adopts Man With Autism So He Can Have Life-Saving Heart Transplant

NEWNAN, Ga. (CBS Local) — An ICU nurse in Georgia recently adopted a 27-year-old man with autism so he could get a life-saving heart transplant. Jonathan Pinkard fell at work last year and was taken to Piedmont Newnan Hospital in Newnan. He was told he needed a heart transplant, but wasn’t eligible to get one. Then, ICU nurse Lori Wood was assigned to Pinkard in December 2018. “Jonathan was very sick, but he wasn’t eligible for a transplant because he didn’t have a support system,” Wood told TOD...
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‘There Was No Choice’: Nurse Adopts Man With Autism Man So He Can Have Life-Saving Heart Transplant

NEWNAN, Ga. (CBS Local) — An ICU nurse in Georgia recently adopted a 27-year-old man with autism so he could get a life-saving heart transplant. Jonathan Pinkard fell at work last year and was taken to Piedmont Newnan Hospital in Newnan. He was told he needed a heart transplant, but wasn’t eligible to get one. Then, ICU nurse Lori Wood was assigned to Pinkard in December 2018. “Jonathan was very sick, but he wasn’t eligible for a transplant because he didn’t have a support system,” Wood told TOD...
Tags: Georgia, Offbeat, Wood, Jonathan, Local TV, Newnan, Piedmont Newnan Hospital, Piedmont Healthcare, Pinkard, Talkers, NEWNAN Ga CBS, Jonathan Pinkard, Lori Wood, Pinkard Wood


‘There Was No Choice’: Nurse Adopts Autistic Man So He Can Have Life-Saving Heart Transplant

NEWNAN, Ga. (CBS Local) — An ICU nurse in Georgia recently adopted a 27-year-old man with autism so he could get a life-saving heart transplant. Jonathan Pinkard fell at work last year and was taken to Piedmont Newnan Hospital in Newnan. He was told he needed a heart transplant, but wasn’t eligible to get one. Then, ICU nurse Lori Wood was assigned to Pinkard in December 2018. “Jonathan was very sick, but he wasn’t eligible for a transplant because he didn’t have a support system,” Wood told TOD...
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Coweta County Non-Emergency Ambulance Crash Kills Patient

Non-emergency medical transport crashes are often unnecessary causes of death and severe injury in Georgia. In a recent incident in Newnan, a Coweta EMS ambulance operated by American Medical Response employees, rolled over while transporting a chest pain patient to Piedmont Newnan Hospital. According to witnesses, the ambulance drove off the left side of the road, ... Continue Reading The post Coweta County Non-Emergency Ambulance Crash Kills Patient appeared first on Atlanta Injury Law Blog.
Tags: Georgia, Wrongful Death, Georgia fatality, American Medical Response, Coweta County, Newnan, Coweta EMS, Piedmont Newnan Hospital