Newspaper Names Shepherd Center Co-Founder One of the Most Influential Atlantans
The Atlanta Business Chronicle has named Shepherd Center co-founder Alana Shepherd one of the 100 Most Influential Atlantans for 2014. The list, published today, says Alana's influence helps create miracles at Shepherd Center, which the newspaper cites as one of the top rehabilitation hospitals in the nation.
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Shepherd Center, located in Atlanta, Georgia, is a private, not-for-profit hospital specializing in medical treatment, research and rehabilitation for people with spinal cord injury, brain injury, multiple sclerosis, spine and chronic pain, and other neurological conditions. Founded in 1975, Shepherd Center is ranked by U.S. News & World Report among the top 10 rehabilitation hospitals in the nation. In its more than four decades, Shepherd Center has grown from a six-bed rehabilitation unit to a world-renowned, 152-bed hospital that treats more than 740 inpatients, nearly 280 day program patients and more than 7,100 outpatients each year in more than 46,000 visits.