Closing the hole used to require open heart surgery, but it can now be done in a minimally invasive fashion.
Tuesday was an opportunity for the community to show appreciation for our health care heroes by cheering them on as they were greeted with a red carpet.
A limited number of badge pulls are available for $5 each, with proceeds to benefit patient and family support.
Infusions of Bamlanivimab will be offered for high-risk patients with COVID-19 and an upcoming webinar explains more about the treatment.
It’s better to be safe than sorry. Seek immediate medical attention if you experience these symptoms.
Those enrolled in the program will also take additional courses focusing on data-driven clinical decision-making and fundamental health economic concepts.
“These sessions will provide a safe space for sharing and we hope to provide a more broad feeling of connectedness in these difficult days.”
Augusta University Health opened a new vaccine clinic Wednesday, Feb. 10, at Washington Square shopping center on Washington Road.
"I really hope it brought some cheer during these stressful times."
A number of local church leaders received their first vaccination shot Monday at Good Shepherd Baptist Church in Augusta.
“This is dedicated to honor 33 years of excellence, leadership and service as director of pharmacy from 1965 to 1998, to be here forever."
As medical director, she has also helped the organization earn Best in Class Honors nationally from Pinnacle Quality Insight for the past five years.
The new, larger space (three times the size of the old space) on the bottom floor of the Professional Building will be a great help to pharmacists and patients, and it takes advantage of new technology as well.
We appreciate any individual or restaurant interested in sponsoring a meal for our AU health care heroes.
Schwartz will be speaking on “Fluid Shear Stress Mechanotransduction in Vascular Health Disease” on Thursday, Jan. 14 via WebEx.
“We are all very proud of Maggie for taking and passing this rigorous test."
This holiday season, RWSH supported the local community through the Toys for Tots program.
All Augusta University Health employees were eligible for prizes during the 12 Hours of Giving event.
“It’s been a team effort led by all the specialty groups within the hospital.”
Both boards will meet Dec. 16.