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Hospitals | The Augusta Chronicle

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Medical College of Georgia Hospital and Clinics | The Augusta Chronicle

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Project Access in its 10th year of helping uninsured in Augusta

When it was formed in 2002, Project Access was going to be a solution to sometimes contentious indigent care funding negotiations between University Hospital and the Augusta Commission.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2012-10-08/project-access-its-10th-year
Pharmacy investigated in fungal meningitis outbreak sent drugs to Augusta but hospitals say they are not a concern

The Massachusetts compounding pharmacy being investigated as part of a multistate outbreak of fungal meningitis sent products to two Augusta hospitals, an Augusta clinic and an Aiken clinic, but none of the drugs is among those suspected in the outbreak.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2012-10-24/pharmacy-investigated-fungal
State's trauma network improves but needs more leadership, according to audit

ATLANTA - The state's network of specialized trauma-care facilities has grown and taken on a greater share of emergency patients, according to a recent state review.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2013-01-09/states-trauma-network-improv
Protocol saves patients from rare deadly leukemia

Implementing a new protocol to treat acute promyelocytic leukemia is the focus of a five-year grant for Georgia Regents University Cancer Center to lead an effort to improve outcomes.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2013-01-27/protocol-saves-patients-rare
Service to celebrate role chaplains play in helping patients

Several chaplains will be recognized Tuesday with a service at Medical College of Georgia Hospital and Clinics during the 27th annual Pastoral Care Week.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2012-10-21/service-celebrate-role-c
Get flu shots now, experts advise

...to do it before a wave of flu hits, said Dr. James Wilde, a professor of emergency medicine at Medical College of Georgia Hospital and Clinics.The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported that from May 20 through Sept. 22 there...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2012-10-04/get-flu-shots-now-experts-ad
Hospitals prosper despite charity care and challenges

University Hospital's board and the boards that govern MCG health system saw a rosier than expected financial picture.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2012-08-23/hospitals-prosper-despite-ch
Medical College of Georgia surgeons restore woman's voice

Nicole Reed jokes that she is thinking about going on a speaker's tour."I have a lot to say because it has been a struggle," the 27-year-old Mil­ledgeville woman said.After more than four years without a voice, Reed can finally talk again.When a terrible car accident and long recovery left her with a tracheotomy and scar tissue that took over her windpipe, Reed received a series of surgeries at Medical College of Georgia Hospital and Clinics that rebuilt her trachea, removed the scar tissue and reversed the tracheotomy, allowing her to speak again.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2012-09-01/medical-college-georgia-surg