Georgia Regents Medical Center

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Georgia, Texas try to retain new doctors

Georgia and Texas have greatly increased their medical school enrollments and are looking at creative strategies to increase residencies as a way of keeping those newly minted doctors to practice ...
By Tom Corwin | Sunday, Nov. 22, 2015

Rare donation helps man save brother

Johnny Lambert became the second person to receive a half-match transplant at the center last March and has been the most successful so far.
By Tom Corwin | Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2015

Conjoined twins die after two days

Conjoined twins Chance Aiden Crafton and Chandler Kaiden Crafton died Wednesday night from "multiple complex medical complications" two days after they were born at Georgia Regents Medical Center, ...
By Tom Corwin | Thursday, Nov. 12, 2015

Conjoined twins still critical, mom enjoying motherhood

Chance Aiden Crafton and Chandler Kaiden Crafton are conjoined at the chest and share a heart and a liver after being delivered by cesarean section Monday at the medical center.
By Tom Corwin | Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2015

Conjoined twins born, in intensive care

Conjoined twins Chandler Kai­den and Chance Aiden Crafton were born by cesarean section Monday at Georgia Re­gents Medical Center and are in critical condition in the Neo­natal ...
By Tom Corwin | Monday, Nov. 9, 2015

First Harrison chair at MCG has had diverse career

A former punter and kicker in the NFL, Dr. Alan Herline is now a minimally invasive colorectal surgeon and a clinical researcher with an engineering background and mindset.
By Tom Corwin | Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2015

Rare conjoined twins to be born in Augusta

If all goes as planned, Chance Aiden Crafton and Chandler Kaiden Crafton will be delivered Nov. 9 at Georgia Regents Medical Center as conjoined twins. 
By Tom Corwin | Sunday, Nov. 1, 2015

Columbia County hospital ruling about growth

Columbia County is the state's largest county without a hospital, and at 140,000 people is more than twice as large as the next largest county without one, Walker County, Hearing Officer Ellwood ...
By Tom Corwin | Monday, Sept. 28, 2015

Columbia County hospital license properly awarded, judge rules

Georgia Regents Medical Center was correctly awarded a license to build a 100-bed hospital in Columbia County, an administrative law judge has ruled.
By Tom Corwin | Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015

Expressway crash kills man, 21

A 21 year-old Warrenton Georgia resident died from injuries that occurred in a car accident on John C. Calhoun Expressway early Saturday morning.
Saturday, Sept. 26, 2015

GRMC buys share of Columbia County surgery center

GRMC bought a 30 percent share in the surgery center, which is owned by the for-profit University Health Resources Inc., and a dozen physicians and podiatrists, said Ed Burr, senior vice president ...
By Tom Corwin | Friday, Sept. 25, 2015

Doctors hospital license lawsuit dismissed

After a hearing in Fulton County Superior Court, the judge found he lacked jurisdiction to rule on the challenge to the Georgia Department of Community Health's granting of a Certificate of Need ...
By Tom Corwin | Monday, Sept. 21, 2015

Challenge, walk aim to raise funds for ALS

The ALS Clinic at GRMC brought in $145,000 that allowed it to not only pay for services but spurred on research in Augusta, Clinic Director Michael Rivner said.
By Tom Corwin | Monday, Sept. 14, 2015

$2.5 million gift boosts pediatric cancer research at GRU

Press On, the foundation founded by families whose children have cancer, announced that major gift Thursday to Georgia Regents University Cancer to help push pediatric cancer research and treatment
By Tom Corwin | Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015

Georgia Regents, University see need for partners

After his first health system board meeting, CEO and GRU President Brooks Keel said he met with University CEO Jim Davis about a week ago.
By Tom Corwin | Thursday, Aug 27, 2015

Pharmacy residency added

Georgia Regents Medical Center got a $40,000 grant this year to add another first-year pharmacy residency position but more are needed across the country, the American Society of Health-System ...
By Tom Corwin | Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Transplant patient finds kidney problems run in family

It wasn't until kidney problems surfaced for W. Frank Wal­ker, 65, that he really began exploring his father's side of the family and turned up a terrible history of kidney disease leading to ...
By Tom Corwin | Sunday, July 19, 2015

GRU Cancer Center expansion to break ground soon, official says

A groundbreaking on the expansion of GRU's current research building, which will include a three-story space above Laney-Walker Boulevard, is probably about a month away.
By Tom Corwin | Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Bikers rally around injured rider

The Knights of the Inferno Firefighters Motorcycle Club, a group of firefighters, emergency personnel and their friends, will hold a blood drive for Ronny Rider from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday at the ...
By Tom Corwin | Thursday, July 9, 2015

Keel approved as new GRU president

As he assumes the presidency of Georgia Regents University, Augusta native Brooks Keel will be coming home to family and to a community where he grew up and started his education.
By Tom Corwin | Wednesday, July 8, 2015
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