State still not meeting care goals for disabled

...review filed last week, Jones noted that only two women have been transferred from the Gracewood wing of East Central Regional Hospital under that program into community care; although Jones noted that 18 are slated for community placement...

Supreme Court ruling fuels push for community care

...those in community care. Transfers to community care recently resumed for patients in the Gracewood wing at East Central Regional Hospital. Such transfers were stopped in 2013 after deaths and care concerns. - FILE/STAFF Losing arguments The...

East Central Regional Hospital to host hiring fair November 10th

East Central Regional Hospital officials will host a hiring fair on November 10 in an effort to attract registered nurses, LPNs, occupational therapists and...

4 honored at Jimmie Dyess Symposium

...advocacy for mental health patients and their families. Brian Mulherin served as director of personnel at East Central Regional Hospital for 31 years, and Neita Mulherin served as director of the Community Mental Health Center of East Central...

Changes ahead worry families

...her daughter from the Gracewood campus of East Central Regional Hospital and take her home to Hephzibah. But 50-year-old...disability beds at the Gracewood campus of East Central Regional Hospital, which has the highest level of expertise...

Richmond County Board of Education to vote on Ambubus partnership

...with the East Central Health District and East Central Regional Hospital during its monthly board meeting Tuesday...The school system would donate the bus; East Central Regional Hospital would maintain the bus and install the Ambubus...

Allow disabled in the community

...disabled patients slated to be moved from East Central Regional Hospital into the community will be transferred against...state-run institutions such as Augusta's East Central Regional Hospital. In 1999, the U.S. Supreme Court agreed...

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Gracewood campus of East Central Regional Hospital now in compliance for Medicaid program, feds say

...threatened with losing its Medicaid eligibility because of patient care violations, the Gracewood campus of East Central Regional Hospital is now back in compliance, a federal administrator said.In a letter to the Georgia Department of Behavioral...

State proposes fix for Gracewood

In the wake of federal criticism of patient care at the Gracewood campus of East Central Regional Hospital, the hospital's Family Council has a message: OK, so fix it.Federal inspectors found in a series of inspections that began...

On The Move

...associateEmployer: Century 21 Larry Miller RealtyWork experience: She previously worked as a patient advocate at East Central Regional Hospital.Education: Associate in early childhood, Aiken Technical College; bachelor of science in organizational...