The Georgia War Veterans Nursing Home will hold its annual Memorial Day Ceremony at 9 a.m. Monday, May 27, in the Charles Esposito Courtyard.
“Our key priorities are to manage the health care needs of our patients and families with high quality, safety and service.”
“If something was going to make my life easier, I was all for it."
Patients with two or more chronic medical issues who require more than 20 minutes of time coordinating their care every month are eligible for the new services.
Still shocked by what she was witnessing, Buras thought quickly. Should she scream for help? She didn’t want to wake the children nearby. Should she go next door asking for help, even though that would mean leaving Echevarria alone momentarily?
In Georgia, 48 children are victimized by child abuse each day, according to the Children’s Advocacy Center. That averages to 1 child every 30 minutes, every single day in the state.
“Luckily because we got the worst-case scenario to begin with, she kept proving everybody wrong.”
Nugget, a 3-year-old golden retriever, has been trotting down the halls of the hospital greeting children and bringing smiles wherever she goes. Nugget was recently joined by Casey, another golden retriever who turns 2 in July.
Augusta University’s College of Nursing cut the ribbon on its new nurse-managed health center on April 26.
The center will serve residents of Augusta's River Region who need timely primary care services for the management of episodic and chronic conditions.
Not only do Georgia War residents get enjoyment out of his model trains, the display also spurs memories.
Having a second dog will ensure that twice as many kids get a visit from a therapy dog each day.
Graduates presented their projects on Graduate Research Day on April 1 and 2.
“When people don’t have access to medical care and they can’t afford transportation, those situations truly impact the health of the community."
“I definitely see the importance of regional hospitals. When communities lose regional hospitals, communities die.”
Pioneers in the fields of big data analytics will speak at a workshop at the Georgia Cyber Center.
“For select people, endoscopic skull base surgery avoids a lot of the incisions, retractions and disruption, and it’s a more direct route to areas of the base of the skull and brain.”
Dr. Renee Hilton challenged her bariatric surgery patients to run the 5K with her this year, and nine took her up on it.
The nursing home will be recognized with Pinnacle's prestigious 2019 Customer Experience Award, a notable and timely honor for the staff of the award-winning facility that marks 50 years of service to veterans this year.
Graduate student's Capstone Project exploring whether there is a connection between emergency room visits for mental health and daylight saving time is published.