Columbia County Administrator Scott Johnson transmitted renewed letters of support to officials at the three Augusta hospitals vying to build Columbia County's first hospital.
The "opposition meeting" was a chance for competitors to voice concerns that are also reflected in lengthy, written documents on file at the Georgia Department of Community Health.
The state says a proposed Columbia County hospital can be built only if the county ponies up 20 percent, which means the county must make a new commitment that could cost it more than $30 million.
Doctors Hospital of Augusta, Georgia Regents Medical Center and University Hospital have all submitted requests for a Certificate of Need to build a 100-bed hospital in Columbia County, the ...
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A push by Doctors Hospital to be designated a trauma center could end up costing patients an automatic $9,900 once they step through the door of Doctors, officials said.
As part of National Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Month, Doctors Hospital held a farmers market in their cafeteria.
Doctors Hospital of Augusta filed Monday to build a hospital in the county, the third Augusta hospital to do so.
A 5-year-old boy had to receive medical treatment after being bitten by a copperhead snake Monday.
Doctors Hospital of Augusta filed its letter of intent Friday to seek a certificate of need to build a hospital in Columbia County, the state's largest county without one.
The biggest worry for Stacy Gross when she was going into breast cancer treatment last year is now her biggest joy: her daughter, Mickaia.
If Augusta's hospitals were in school, University Hospital would be at the top of the class in safety, according to one group's rankings.
In a meeting Tuesday night, the commission voted to approve all three Augusta hospitals to pursue the needed state permission to build the county's first hospital.
The Columbia County Commission is poised to choose a partner to build the county's first hospital. The providers foresee a legal battle after Tuesday's decision.
At least one loophole Columbia County hopes to exploit to get state permission has been used by two other Georgia hospitals for expansion.
The Columbia County Commission will hold a work session at 9 a.m. Friday to review proposals from Doctors Hospital, Georgia Regents Health System and University Hospital to build the first ...
The Columbia County Hospital Review Committee voted not to make a recommendation to the Columbia County Commission on which of three Augusta hospitals should be picked to build a new one there.
Before the first snowflake fell Tuesday, Augusta hospitals were putting their emergency plans into action.
Even a "relatively modest consumption" of typical Super Bowl foods can add up to 2,000 calories and 81 grams of fat, the Calorie Control Council said.
The committee members, which includes two physicians, are to focus more on who will best meet the needs of the county and not worry about the complicated process of meeting the licensing needs, ...