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Augusta Convention Center | The Augusta Chronicle

...center in the heart of downtown Augusta - as a transformative moment for the city Thursday. A push to put Augusta's ambulance service out for bids will go before the full commission after the matter received too few votes to pass in a committee meeting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/urban-renewal/augusta-convention-center
Augusta Convention Center | The Augusta Chronicle

...center in the heart of downtown Augusta - as a transformative moment for the city Thursday. A push to put Augusta's ambulance service out for bids will go before the full commission after the matter received too few votes to pass in a committee meeting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/urban-renewal/tee-center
Telemedicine boon to rural Hancock

...home patient visits, through the budget appropriation. Atlanta-based Grady Health System recently took over the ambulance service in Hancock, and the EMTs are trained in the use of the equipment when visiting patients."Other counties have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-11-03/telemedicine-boon-rural-hanc
Rants & Raves

Comments from readers:RAVES TO Gold Cross ambulance service when my husband couldn't get out of bed in pain, also Dr. Hobbs at the ER at University Hospital and all the nurses on 7 West...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-10-04/rants-raves
Ebola response leaves Georgia network confident

...Ebola infections.Ribner credits Gov. Nathan Deal and state officials who demanded cooperation from hospitals, ambulance services and others who normally are competitors and for establishing a single phone number both patients and medical professionals...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-09-18/ebola-response-leaves-ge
Commissioner Sias vows to continue fight on Augusta's Gold Cross contract

...his battle to terminate the city's contract with ambulance service provider Gold Cross last week but vowed he'll be...the zone by the state and is obligated to provide ambulance service to Richmond County with or without a contract and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2015-09-06/commissioner-si
Rants & Raves

...DOING a great job in Columbia County, as seen by last year's ice storm. If she is happy with Gold Cross providing ambulance service for her county, I don't see why Richmond County is having such a problem.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-09-01/rants-raves
Commissioners seek end to Augusta EMS contract

As the city continues an appeal to control its ambulance service, at least two Augusta Commission members are renewing a fight with Gold Cross EMS, the firm designated by the state a year ago...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-08-20/2-commissioners-seek-end
No rescue required

...the idea of a government-run ambulance service.But it doesn't, and they...who thinks a Richmond County ambulance service could pay for itself or generate...government coming to the rescue of an ambulance service that's working just fine is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-09-12/no-rescue-required
End ambulance contract

...contract. Commissioner Marion Williams acts like he has a stake in Gold Cross' profit. If nothing else, put all ambulance service providers on a rotating roster.I live in District 5, and the Augusta Fire Department and emergency medical technicians...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-09-03/end-ambulance-contract