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...

Hospitals | The Augusta Chronicle

...that include a Intensive Care Unit, 24 new private rooms and a new lobby. Even amid all the dust of construction, Augusta hospitals continue to focus on providing cutting-edge treatments and research and enjoy a growing reputation as a regional...

New Ellenton crash kills woman, 59

...South when her vehicle was struck by an SUV driven by Derrick Patterson, of New Ellenton.Patterson was taken to an Augusta hospital with injuries that were not life-threatening. Toxicology results are pending on Key, the coroner's office said...

Augusta VA's new director takes helm

...director of the Southeast VA network, said he is confident he appointed the right person to lead the region's Augusta hospital."Throughout Andrews' career, she has demonstrated the management ability to lead complex organizations, motivate...

Bibb County firefighter killed, 5 others hurt in blaze

...Burn Center in Augusta. Firefighters Adam Mitchie, 34; and Fer rell Cromer, 46, were taken by ambulance to the Augusta hospital, Jones said.Two of the three taken to Augusta were being treated for smoke inhalation, and the other for smoke...

Would you like outrage with that?

...the activists at the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine aren't "lovin' it."In fact, they say the Augusta hospital and others with similar fast-food operations "jeopardize the health of the communities the hospitals are meant...

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...

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...

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.

New Augusta VA director brings wealth of experience

...Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center, saying her 35 years of experience in government health care could give the troubled Augusta hospital a fresh start.Andrews, a native of Penn syl vania, comes to Augusta after serving as director of the Tuscaloosa...