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

American Legion Auxiliary donates funds for blind veterans in Augusta

...Center announced Tuesday that the American Legion Auxiliary National Foundation made a $5,820 donation to the Augusta hospital to buy new computer desks and chairs for patients served by its Blind Rehabilitation Unit. The Blind Rehabilitation...

Augusta Veterans Affairs Medical Center opens downtown parking deck

...Veterans Affairs Medical Center on Monday celebrated the opening of a new $8.2 million parking deck at its downtown Augusta hospital on 15th Street.The deck will add approximately 200 more dedicated parking spaces closer to the hospital for Spinal...

Feds probe Sandersville train collision

...was westbound and other was heading east.Authorities say two members of the crew were flown by helicopter to an Augusta hospital, and two other people were treated at a local hospital.Names of the people injured were not released, nor were...

Scuttlebiz: Manpower says area is weak for job market

...and World Report does a lot of rankings. It is most notable for its ranking of colleges and universities. But an Augusta hospital has cause to be proud over one of the latest from the news magazine.The best hospitals in Georgia lists University...

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...

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...

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...

VA director resigns after Inspector General report issued

...Inspector General report on health care issues at the Augusta hospital, federal officials said Wednesday.Catherine Gromek...member of the Senate Com mittee on Veterans Affairs.Augusta hospital spokesman Pete Scovill acknowledged the report Wednesday...

Regents help fund University Hospital residency expansion

...Georgia Board of Regents gave its OK on Tuesday. The board approved the recommendation to grant $800,000 to the Augusta hospital, which, despite its name, is not part of nearby Georgia Regents University. The hospital will partner with GRU's...