University Hospital

As a community, nonprofit health care system, University offers a range of services to people in the Augusta region. Its cornerstone is the 581-bed University Hospital.

University also offers specialty centers, including the University Breast Health Center, Heart & Vascular Institute and the W.G. Watson M.D. Women's Center.

UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL: 1350 Walton Way, Augusta, (706) 722-9011.

 

 

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Sharon Jones to headline benefit show

Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings will headline the Heart Song Concert in February at Bell Auditorium, the University Health Care Foundation said.
Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014

Drug firms make big payments to docs

One Augusta physician got more than $150,000 in payments, food and travel from drug and medical device manufacturers, and a dozen others got at least $12,000, according to records released under ...
By Tom Corwin and Sandy Hodson | Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014

Columbia County affirms backing for hospital proposals

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.
By Steve Crawford | Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014

Bids for Columbia County hospital criticized

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.
By Walter Jones and Tom Corwin | Monday, Sept. 29, 2014

Columbia County hospital ruling requires adjustments

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.
By Tom Corwin | Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014

Macon pastor wins Augusta VA's resident chaplain of year

Dianne Lewis named the Augusta area's resident chaplain of the year.
By Wesley Brown | Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014

University to add Prompt Care in Aiken

Seeing a need for care in Aiken, University Hospital is moving to add a Prompt Care in Aiken.
By Tom Corwin | Thursday, Aug 28, 2014

Each hospital touts site, finds fault with opposing plans

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 ...
By Tom Corwin | Saturday, July 5, 2014

Long wait for new valve 'club' is over

The valve replacement is where a catheter is threaded up through an artery in the groin into the heart to deliver a new valve that fits in place over the diseased one.
By Tom Corwin | Friday, June 27, 2014

University cruises while GRHS falters

Georgia Regents found itself at the end of May with about $15.5 million behind budget. University, on the other hand, was $3.4 million ahead of budget and $13.4 million ahead.
By Tom Corwin | Thursday, June 26, 2014

University opens Grovetown campus

On Monday, University opened its new $4.85 million Grovetown campus just off Interstate 20.
Monday, June 23, 2014

First Columbia County application in

University estimated the cost of its project at just under $144 million and the county's share at $28 million. That would come from a special purpose local option sales tax referendum that will be ...
By Tom Corwin | Friday, May 30, 2014

Hospital takes concrete step

University Hospital filed its letter of intent to build a short stay/acute care hospital in Columbia County, Georgia’s largest county without one.
By Tom Corwin | Thursday, May 1, 2014

Hospital gets 'A' for safety

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.
By Tom Corwin | Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Last quarter very different for hospitals

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.
By Tom Corwin | Thursday, April 24, 2014

University to pursue Aiken project

University Hopital's boards voted Thursday to pursue a $20.2 million assisted living center at The Village at Woodside neighborhood in Aiken.
By Tom Corwin | Thursday, April 24, 2014

Commission punts on hospital bid

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.
By Tom Corwin | Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Plans for Columbia County hospital differ

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.
By Tom Corwin | Wednesday, March 12, 2014

County might pick hospital partner soon

At least one loophole Columbia County hopes to exploit to get state permission has been used by two other Geor­gia hospitals for expansion.
By Tom Corwin | Friday, Feb. 28, 2014

Orthopedics expands at University Hospital

University Hospital will spend nearly $9 million to gut and renovate a floor of the hospital to accommodate its growing orthopedics and spinal surgery practices, officials said.
By Tom Corwin | Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014

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