Georgia Regents Medical Center

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Medical district bringing vitality to older commercial zones

The loosely defined area centered around 15th Street and Walton Way will soon be teeming with hundreds of undergraduates when the first phase of new student housing is finished this year at the ...
By Damon Cline | Sunday, Jan. 24, 2016

Augusta University will unveil its new brand today

Augusta University will unveil its new brand today. In advance of the ceremony its boards of health system and hospital have agreed to a name change.
Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2016

Team Lean kicks off at Family Y

Seventy corporate, school and church teams competing this year in the annual Team Lean contest sponsored by the Family Y of Greater Augusta.
By Tom Corwin | Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2016

Breast cancer patient in hospice awaits last Christmas

Ashley Horne and her family will be celebrating Christmas early this year because they must. "We realized I am probably not going to make it until Christ­mas," said the 28-year-old mother of two.
By Tom Corwin | Saturday, Dec. 12, 2015

Program aims to reduce emotional toll

Sitting at a piano, recalling lessons she learned as a girl more than 50 years ago, is helping Linda Byrd deal with her recovery from ovarian cancer.
By Tom Corwin | Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2015

Georgia Regents gets final OK to build Columbia County hospital

The commissioner of the Georgia Department of Community Health signed the final order Monday allowing Georgia Regents Medical Center to build a hospital near Grovetown, closing the door for appeals.
By Tim Rausch | Monday, Nov. 23, 2015

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
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