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DeKalb Medical’s Long Term Acute Care (LTAC) facility is a specialty-care hospital designed for patients with serious medical problems that require intense, specialized care and rehabilitation for an extended period of time. Our comprehensive team of specialists understands the unique needs of our LTAC patients and is uniquely qualified to meet those needs.

DeKalb Medical LTAC has Joint Commission Gold Seal Disease Specific certifications in:

  • Respiratory Failure
  • Wound Care
  • Acquired Brain Injury

We are the only LTAC in the nation with all three of these Joint Commission Gold Seal Certifications. At DeKalb Medical LTAC, we are committed to delivering superior care using the latest science and technology combined with caring and dedication. Our goal is to be a true partner to our patients and their families during their healthcare journey by providing high-quality care and on-going support.

Pulmonary Services

Rehabilitation Services

Wound Care


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Atlanta Magazine: Top Doctors

DeKalb Medical congratulates its physicians who were named “Top Doctors” in the July issue of Atlanta magazine. The list includes 83 physicians who are members of the medical staff at DeKalb Medical. Click here to read the full story.

The DAISY Award

The DAISY Award For Extraordinary Nurses is a national program that honors the compassionate care and clinical excellence our nurses bring to their patients every day. Each quarter, a nurse will be selected by the Daisy Award Committee for the extraordinary work that they do. Click here to vote.
Pondering Pregnancy

Pondering Pregnancy Expo

Whether you are contemplating starting a family or its the only thing on your mind, we invite you to see why DeKalb Medical has been designated a Baby-Friendly hospital. Click here to reserve your space for this event, or for a referral to an OB physician, contact 404.501.WELL (9355).

Awards and Certifications

Click here to learn more about the awards and certifications that DeKalb Medical Long Term Acute Care (LTAC) at Downtown Decatur has earned.

In The Community

Join us as we participate in a number of fun upcoming festivals and community events. Click here to learn more.