Mercy Heart Clinic

Providing Free Medical & Dental Services for Rockdale County Residents

The mission of Mercy Heart is to provide physical, emotional, and spiritual care for low-income, uninsured residents of Rockdale County.

About Mercy Heart

Mercy Heart is a community based charitable health clinic providing high quality, accessible medical and dental care for uninsured, medically underserved Rockdale County residents who are 18 years or older and 200% of the Federal Poverty Level.

Mercy Heart strives to improve health care access and outcomes for uninsured socioeconomically disadvantaged residents of Rockdale County with Hypertension, Diabetes, Heart Failure, and Chronic Lung Disease.

Mercy Heart assists clients in improving their own health outcomes through increased self-efficacy, personal health knowledge, and sustainable healthy lifestyle behavior changes. Mercy Heart is the only free clinic in Rockdale County.

Meet Our Employees & Volunteers

Medical Team

Harmon Andrew Smith, MD

Medical Provider
(Medical Director of Mercy Heart)

Michael Manning, MD

Medical Provider

Debora Goodrich, DO

Medical Provider

Elizziebeth Smith, APRN, FNP-BC

Medical Providers

Kandis Huggins, MA

Medical Assistant

Dental Team

Eunice Chay, DDS

Dental Provider

Chantay Brown, RDA

Dental Assistant

Office Team

Amanda Connell, LMSW

Patient Navigator/Executive Director

Teresa Phillips

Front Office Manager

Meet Our Board

Darlene Hotchkiss


Practice Manager; Hedrick Family Dentistry
Past Chairperson; Conyers Rockdale
Chamber of Commerce
President; Soaring Height Communities, Inc.
Executive Board Member; PEARL
Board Member; Rockdale Care, Inc.
Member; Rotary Club of Rockdale

Deborah Armstrong

Vice President

Healthcare Consultant; Chafin Consulting Group
Retired CEO; Piedmont Henry

Ed Carter


Retired Director of Corporate Fleet; Acuity Brands Lighting
Board Member; Conyers Historic Preservation Commission

Tim Hogg


Lead Pastor; The Father’s House
Secretary; Rockdale Coalition
Secretary; Restoration Storehouse

Claire Cline

Board Member

Retired Regional Director; United Way
Member; Rotary Club of Rockdale

Makini Corlette

Board Member

Chief Clinical Officer; View Point Health

John DeBroux

Board Member

Retired; Owner Cartridge World

Dr. Monica Hum

Board Member

CEO; Piedmont Rockdale
Board Member; Conyers-Rockdale Chamber of Commerce
Member; Front Porch Discussions
Fellow; American College of Healthcare Executives

Chris Jueschke

Board Member

Practice Manager; Hillandale Primary Care
Foundation Chair; Rotary Club of Rockdale

Yvette Morton-Williams

Board Member

Owner and CEO; Chain of Laundromats
Board of Directors; Coin Laundry Association
Executive Board Member; Conyers-Rockdale Chamber of Commerce
Executive Board Member; PEARL
President; Rotary Club of Rockdale
Chairperson; Carl Van Williams Service Scholarships
Former Board Member; Boys & Girls Club
Board Member; City of Conyers Diversity & Inclusion

Grant Providers

Health Trust Rockdale HARC
Georgia Baptist Health Care Ministry Foundation
Piedmont Healthcare
Delta Community

Our Donors

  • Scot Ward Funeral Services/
    Green Meadow Memorial Gardens
  • Rotary Club of Rockdale County
  • New Covenant Fellowship Church
  • Mr. and Mrs. B. Armstrong
  • Mr. and Mrs. D. Hotchkiss
  • Dr. Aubrey Hedrick III
  • Mr. and Mrs. S. Mills
  • Mr. and Mrs. Wade Williams
  • Jones, McKnight, & Edmonson
  • Chris Ingram – Webbkare
  • Ora Bailey – Beasley Drug Company
  • Dr. and Mrs. J.M. Arrue
  • John D. DeBroux
  • Alan Bouzoubaa
  • Circle the Wagon, LLC
  • Dr. and Mrs. Sedeiback
  • James Benton
  • Dr. Lacher and Mr. J. Long
  • Pamela Dickerson
  • Raine and Chris Jueschke
  • Yvette Morton-Williams
  • Rockdale Eye Center, Inc
  • Rotary Club of Conyers
  • Shontell Robbins
  • The Sketching Pad
  • Conyers-Rockdale Chamber of Commerce
  • Monastery of the Holy Spirit