Georgia Regents Medical Center wants 40 years, loan refinance

...the lease of Georgia Regents Medical Center to its operating company and change the rent the university gets back.MCG Health Inc. is asking for a 40-year-lease instead of a series of 10-year leases that is continually renewed. The lease...

MCG Health fills new executive position

...College of Georgia Hospital took a step toward integration with other entities by filling a key position.The board of MCG Health Inc. voted Wednesday to name David S. Hefner to the newly created position of executive vice president for clinical affairs...

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Recession takes toll on health-care industry

...said David S. Hefner, executive vice president, clinical affairs, Georgia Health Sciences University and CEO, MCG Health Inc. (DBA as Georgia Health Sciences Medical Center) and Physicians Practice Group. "In this extended recession...

MCG hospitals change names

...are being renamed to align with the identity of Georgia Health Sciences University, which was changed in February.MCG Health Inc., the company that runs the hospital, has approved the name change to Georgia Health Sciences Medical Center and...

Property transfers

...Block G, Spanish Trace, $30,000Augusta Medical Park Inc. and Bio Tech Park Inc. to Bio Tech Park Inc. and MCG Health Inc., Lot, on the west side of 15th Street, Plat Book 25D Page 146; and Lot, on the east side of Chafee Avenue, 1012...

Hospital veteran named McDuffie hospital administrator

...positions, including responsibilities at University Hospital in Augusta, and was also past interim president and CEO of MCG Health Inc.Hospital board chairman William Doupe said University will issue a news release with more details.The board has...

Board of Regents approves MCG restructuring plan

...physicians group. For the past 10 years, each of those entities has been independent.In 2000, the regents created MCG Health Inc. to operate the hospital. The goal at the time was to address a pool of red ink caused because the limitations on...

MCG alters board, governing structure

...the last several months, to talk about strategic planning and common issues, said Sandra McVicker, interim CEO of MCG Health Inc."But otherwise, day-to-day operations is still taking care of our patients and their families," she said...

End this tug of war

...longtime Democrats -- Sen. Charles Walker and University System of Georgia Regent Thomas Allgood Sr., chairman of MCG Health Inc. -- haven't been communicating frankly with one another in recent weeks. If they had, the strained relations...

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MCG asks high court to bill soldier

ATLANTA -- A Fort Gordon soldier injured in an auto accident is fighting in the Georgia Supreme Court to keep the MCG Health Inc. from taking one-third of the money he got from the other driver's insurance company.The hospital wants the...

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