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Augusta VA appointed new director

...The incorrect usage of the hospital's scheduling system reportedly led to 134 patients who have enrolled at the Augusta hospital in the past 10 years never having appointments and 63 waiting for initial appointments 90 days or more after requesting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-01-28/augusta-va-appointed-new-dir
Aimee Copeland | The Augusta Chronicle

...about to finish a master's degree and be fitted for two bionic hands. Less than a month after her release from an Augusta hospital, Aimee Copeland is making significant strides in her physical rehabilitation. Don't Miss Databases: Search...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/people/aimee-copeland
CSX train derails near Allendale, S.C., spills unidentified chemicals

...derailed in rural Allendale County early Tuesday, leaking "hazardous" chemicals, sending two rail employees to an Augusta hospital and evacuating a nearby industry.The names and conditions of the two sent to Doctors Hospital were not made public...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-27/csx-train-derails-near-allend
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Columbia County authorities report one dead and another injured in single car crash

...vehicle. She was pronounced dead on the scene, Collins said.The male occupant was transported by ambulance to an Augusta hospital, officials said.Officials have not yet identified those involved in the crash.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-21/columbia-county-authorities-
Nursing chief named interim director of Charlie Norwood Veterans Affairs Medical Center

...named acting director of the Augusta hospital while a permanent replacement...and management, visited the Augusta hospital to discuss improvements, future...on health care issues at the Augusta hospital, but spokeswoman Catherine...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-02/nursing-chief-named-interim-
Augusta VA facing similar struggles a year after cancer-related deaths

...Center led to three cancer-related deaths, the Augusta hospital still lacks permanent leadership and a former whistleblower...Kostromin, a former primary-care physician at the Augusta hospital, wrote a letter to VA Secretary Robert McDonald...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-25/augusta-va-facing-similar-st
Top stories of 2014: New chief of staff at Charlie Norwood Veterans Affairs Medical Center expected to be hired by January

...Department of Veterans Affairs began reviewing a "comprehensive" Inspector General report on health care issues at the Augusta hospital.Michelle Cox-Henley, the chief of nursing and patient services at Charlie Norwood, was named acting director...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-23/new-chief-staff-charlie-norw
Augusta VA director to resign

...Norwood Veterans Affairs Center, leaving the embattled Augusta hospital without a leader for the more than 40,000 veterans...reportedly led to 134 patients who have enrolled at the Augusta hospital in the past 10 years never having appointments and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-28/augusta-va-director-resign
Augusta veterans invited to Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center town hall meeting

...improvements next week during a town hall meeting the Augusta hospital is holding to address long wait times and delayed...attend, according to a news release.Though the Augusta hospital appears to be making gradual strides toward erasing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-09-05/augusta-veterans-invited-tow