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, ...
Months before it filed a bid to build a hospital in Columbia County, Doctors Hospital of Augusta attacked the very loopholes it now wants to exploit to put a facility there.
A citizen committee will help narrow selection of a partner to build a new hospital in Columbia County, said Ron Cross, the chairman of the Columbia County Commission.
Three Augusta hospitals submitted very different cases for why they should work with Columbia County to build a hospital in the state's largest county without one. Two would not require any ...
Many people will begin today vowing to lose weight in this new year. And that can be a good thing, said Patricia Ward, a clinical dietitian with Doctors Hospital.
The Joint Commission released its Top Performer hospitals list and Trinity and Doctors were among the 1,099 out of 3,300 hospitals surveyed that reached 95 percent or above on key quality measures.
Augusta area rowers taking part in a study at Doctors Hospital, in conjunction with the Mayo Clinic, to look at the relationship between exercise, oxygen consumption, fitness and efficiency.
New technology creates a 3-D image of lungs to help guide doctors in biopsies.
Longtime smokers like her might find it easier in the future to get the lung CT screening after the U.S. Preventive Service Task Force issued a draft recommendation that it found "adequate ...
Independence Day celebrations were cut short for three people when they were admitted to Doctors Hospital with burns Thursday.