Eisenhower Army Medical Center | The Augusta Chronicle

...hospital has consistently ranked among the best in the country for lower-than-expected surgical ... In the Department of Defense, policy that sets the maximum amount of time in which hospitals and clinics must provide a patient with an appointment...

Private businesses and vendors required to get background check for Fort Gordon access

...policies at the military installation.Fort Gordon announced Thursday that businesses and vendors who are not Department of Defense personnel or contractors will be required to get background checks in coming weeks, according to a news release...

Fort Gordon pilot bus service attracting fewer riders than expected in first months

...Brainard avenues on post.The bus enters Fort Gordon at Gate 1 at Jimmie Dyess Parkway where riders must have a Department of Defense identification card to stay onboard. Riders with a driver's license must get a pass at the visitor's center...

Fort Gordon soldiers to leave West Africa as Ebola mission ends

...Tactical will be withdrawn along with almost all the American troops deployed to fight the deadly disease. The Department of Defense announced Tuesday that nearly all of the remaining 1,300 troops in West Africa will return by the end of April...

Security changes for Fort Gordon visitors coming in spring

...In November, the Army announced changes that will limit public access to its installations. Visitors without a Department of Defense identification card will be required to undergo a background check or have an authorized escort while on the post...

Fort Gordon club opens grants and scholarships programs

...area and either a military dependent with a valid Department of Defense identification card or the dependent of a current...accredited college or university as well a valid Department of Defense identification card.Submissions for grants and...

Bus service to Fort Gordon will be tested in pilot program

...begin at 7:30 a.m.The buses will enter Fort Gordon's Gate 1 on Gordon Highway, where only riders with a Department of Defense identification card or approved access pass will be allowed to enter the installation, said Fort Gordon Public...

Former Augustan's nonprofit helps bring missing servicemen home; touts impact of education he received in Augusta

...some of the bloodiest engagements of World War II.If Scannon and his team find a wreck, they report it to the Department of Defense and JPAC, which can recover remains and notify surviving relatives.Through his work, soldiers classified as...

Georgia communities tout veterans in workforce sales pitch

...research and that also, some of those innovations will result in spinoffs that create jobs.One day, the U.S. Department of Defense will initiate a new round of base closings. Clark notes that there's no foolproof way to keep a local installation...

Augusta cyber sector vibrant

...community ready to receive them. For more information about how you can join these activities, visit augusta.issa.org.Mark BaggettEvans (The writer is a technical adviser to the U.S. Department of Defense for the SANS Institute.)