A clinical trial is beginning at the cancer center for a drug called NLG919 that is an inhibitor of the indoleamine 2.3-dioxygenase enzyme or IDO for short.
The newly renovated Emergency Department at the Children's Hospital of Georgia was dedicated Tuesday.
GR Health filed its letter of intent to seek the required Certificate of Need for a Columbia County hospital, which means it has 30 days to put in the actual application.
David Hefner, the CEO of Georgia Regents Medical Center, is stepping down after three years to pursue other opportunities, the health system announced Tuesday afternoon.
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.
Michelle Teague lost her mother and two sisters from the fatal neurodegenerative disease, called Huntington's disease.
With the boards of Augusta’s two largest hospitals meeting Thursday, University Hospital and Georgia Regents Health System revealed very different financial pictures for the first of this year.
Oil derived from marijuana represents one thing for Valerie Weaver: hope that she might regain the son she lost to seizures.
The boards of Georgia Regents Health System and Georgia Regents Medical Center voted Friday to support management in its pursuit of a "health campus" in Columbia County.
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.
Georgia Regents University doctor understands the rigors of her patient's lupus because she has it, too.
One plan for a new hospital in Columbia County calls for 144 beds, while the other is expecting a 100-bed facility. Financial projections differ greatly, too.
Georgia Regents is the second hospital in Georgia to begin implanting a new kind of defibrillator that works better for active patients.
In 2010, 55.7 percent of all hospital patients got an antibiotic during their stay but up to 50 percent of the time those drugs were prescribed incorrectly.
Declaring consolidation a success, GRU President Ricardo Azziz on Monday said the university and its health system will now “shift gears” to focus on a hospital for Columbia County and other goals ...
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.
The Community Foundation for the Central Savannah River Area announced Tuesday a $6 million commitment from the Masters Tournament to help fund the creation of a new comprehensive cancer facility ...