“The work and dedication of the entire team is what has allowed us to achieve this validation of excellence in the management of critically injured adult and pediatric patients.”
“We are honored to produce this event on behalf of the Augusta MS Center at Augusta University."
Shelby Adams described the 50-year-old Kidney and Pancreas Transplant Program at AU Health as “making the impossible possible.”
Pelzer struggled with what’s known as blepharoptosis, in which she was unable to open her left eyelid.
June 29, 2018, was the day Mary Jackson’s life changed forever.
Miles remembers the assistant surgeon telling her “I won’t be the one that takes his life."
Carlton Deese, executive director of Georgia War, said, “This ride is certainly uplifting to the veterans, but also to the riders, as many of them are veterans themselves or have relatives who have served our country.“
The Children's Hospital of Georgia has been nominated for the "Most Beautiful Hospital in the USA."
Two-time Super Bowl winner Hines Ward visited the Children's Hospital of Georgia on June 6 and met with several patients.
“I was really concerned,” said Scales' mother. “He’s a competitive cheerleader, a sport that he has loved. I was wondering if he could do that anymore."
Colonel John S. Chu was the keynote speaker at this year's Memorial Day ceremony.
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.