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New stroke program improves treatment

...Medical Association introduces a new national program to streamline the treatment of stroke. Of note, only one Augusta-area hospital is part of this program.A stroke occurs when the brain does not receive enough blood, often as a result of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-06-11/new-stroke-program-improves-
Medicare data show some need for improvement in area hospitals

...sinus CT scan and a head CT scan at the same time; evidence now suggests one or the other would suffice. Most Augusta-area hospitals had 2 percent or less. The state average was 2.2 percent, and the national average was about 2.7 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2012-07-20/medicare-data-show-some-need
Local H1N1 flu Web site launches

Augusta-area hospitals are coming together to put out local information on the influenza A H1N1 virus pandemic, and they're doing it on the Web. After...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2009-11-21/local-h1n1-flu-web-site-laun
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Teens serving at Augusta area hospitals

...to do," said the Greenbrier High School rising senior. Brooke is one of many teens serving as volunteers in Augusta area hospitals this summer. There are 57 volunteers at University Hospital, 64 at Medical College of Georgia Hospital and 80...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/06/16/xtr_527725.shtml
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Fashion show will help support charity

...it began operation 21 years ago. The 10-bedroom house serves families with children receiving treatment at Augusta-area hospitals for serious illness or injury and who live 50 or more miles away from Augusta. "We house families, provide...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/01/01/aik_38481.shtml
Doctors Hospital still growing

...a gateway to west Augusta.The hospital's 25 founders battled political pressure and opposition from other Augusta-area hospitals and doctors to open the facility, which now has more than 350 beds in its main facility and more than 370 physicians...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/225/2010-08-29/doctors-hospital-still-growing
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Warning letters go out to 41 patients

...Medtronic Inc. The tissues ultimately ended up at hospitals across the country. No problems have been reported at Augusta-area hospitals. In Charleston, 10 patients at the Medical University of South Carolina have been offered free tests for certain...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/12/31/met_37473.shtml
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Fashions will help charity

...21 years ago. The 10-bedroom, Victorian-style house serves families with children receiving treatment at Augusta-area hospitals for serious illness or injury and who live 50 or more miles away from Augusta. "We house families, provide...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/12/29/ric_36792.shtml
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Faith digetst

LOOK AHEAD SERVING OTHERS GOOD SAMARITAN RESPITE CENTER WILL SERVE homeless patients discharged from Augusta-area hospitals. COMING NEXT SATURDAY SINGLES-MINDED DICK PURNELL will tell singles and single-agains of any age how to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/03/rel_758.shtml
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Woman turns doll-mending into ministry

...baskets packed with baby-care items - clothes, diapers, a doll and sometimes gifts for the mothers - to three Augusta-area hospitals. Mrs. Craig and her friends hunt for dolls and baby clothes in thrift stores and yard sales - even when they...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/11/20/rel_435056.shtml
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