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Aiken Regional Medical Centers | The Augusta Chronicle

...rooms are now private, except for Aurora Pavilion. Aiken Regional Medical Centers is owned and operated by Universal Health Services Inc. The medical campus is expanding. The fifth floor of the main hospital building is a cardiovascular floor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/hospitals/aiken-regional-medic
Green Meadows residents oppose drug-treatment facility

...organization based in Nevada that operates substance abuse and addiction, domestic violence and prevention and mental health services as well as homeless and runaway shelters in 17 states. It has three locations in Georgia.Representatives of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-09-09/green-meadows-residents-oppos
Snapshot of US job market: Solid hiring but still-tepid pay

...than half the added jobs came from industries largely insulated from overseas turmoil: Government, education and health services. Their share of job growth nearly doubled last month from 27.1 percent in July.- 40.3 PERCENTThat's the share...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-09-07/snapshot-us-job-market-sol
South Carolina's Medicaid agency reviewing potential fraud by health care providers

...possible fraud after payments for certain behavioral health services skyrocketed.The agency says it has referred seven...before receiving care for "rehabilitative behavioral health" services. Such services include treatment and counseling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-09-04/south-carolinas-medicaid-agency-rev
UGA rape reports climbing

...the numbers reported by The Cottage, Taylor said.Statistics now also include numbers from UGA units such as UGA Health Services, which also offers sexual assault services and education and the university's Title IX office, which handles sexual...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-10-20/uga-rape-reports-climbing
Planned Parenthood's fuzzy logic

...more comprehensive ? free and low-cost women's health services than what Planned Parenthood provides at its 700 abortion...fooling the nation into thinking abortion and women's health services are inextricably linked ? that we can't have one...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-10-06/planned-parenthoods-f
On The Move

DANIEL ALBOJob title: Director of Surgical Oncology Services and Health Services ResearchEmployer: Augusta University Cancer CenterWork experience: He previously served as director of the Gastrointestinal Oncology...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-09-19/move
Columbia County hospital about growth, analysis finds

...grown 174 percent since 2000 and that growth is expected to continue. The decision quotes one expert as saying that "health services should move towards and with the population, rather than the population moving against the direction of growth to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-09-28/columbia-county-hospital-abo
Parity law has not increased behavioral health care access, funding

...co-pays and limits for behavioral health services the same as other medical services...equal benefits for behavioral health services, not much has changed, providers...there is a dearth of mental health services for children and it can take...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-09-27/parity-law-has-not-increased
Augusta metro area jobless rate declines

...state and local government ? as school system employees returned from the summer recess ? and in education and health services and retail trade.All seven counties that make up the Augusta metro statistical area had lower unemployment rates...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-09-24/augusta-metro-area-jobless