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Group blasts hospital over in-house McDonald's

...sick kids, according to a physician group and documents obtained...food environments" by the Physicians Committee for Re spon sible...the staff dietitian for the physicians group."Here you are in...expires in March, and the physicians group had written to Georgia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-26/group-blasts-hospital-over-h
Legislation pushes for VA leader accountability

...a follow-up appointment, the veteran's primary-care physician diagnosed him with nerve damage in his neck, a condition...contracted health care facility for homeless veterans, after his physician recommended he quit his job as a bus driver for Augusta Public...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-26/legislation-gives-va-sec
Medical College of Georgia Hospital and Clinics | The Augusta Chronicle

...medical care available and leads a team of physicians, nurses, therapists, pharmacists...and family-centered care. All its physicians are board-certified or board-eligible...College of Georgia Hospital and Clinics physicians travel to more than 90 satellite clinics...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/hospitals/medical-college-geor
Georgia Regents Medical Center | The Augusta Chronicle

...medical care available and leads a team of physicians, nurses, therapists, pharmacists...and family-centered care. All its physicians are board-certified or board-eligible...area, Georgia Regents Medical Center physicians travel to more than 90 satellite...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/hospitals/georgia-regents-heal
GR Health ahead of budget so far

...fitness is increasingly important to the university and its physicians as it has taken up a greater supporting role in the light...he said. Support funding from the clinical side to its physician practice group or to the university itself increased from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-01-22/gr-health-ahead-budget-so-fa
Male breast cancer focus of charity game

...two heart attacks when he found a hard lump the size of a BB in his right breast. After nearly a year, he finally got a physician to order a mammogram and on Jan. 3, 2012, he got the news he had breast cancer."Heck no, I had no earthly idea" that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/we-think-pink/2015-01-24/male-breast-cancer-fo
Physicians with citations of misconduct hired to treat Georgia inmates

ATLANTA - Several physicians who have been cited for misconduct...records request shows 11 out of 50 physicians working in Georgia state prisons...The newspaper reported that four physicians were hired despite failing to diagnose...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-12-14/physicians-citations-miscond
Money needed for medical examiners, gang-proof prisons

...law enforcement agency heads.A 12 percent pay raise for physicians who conduct forensic autopsies for the Georgia Bureau of Investigation...Augusta and Moultrie when it couldn't find replacements for physicians who retired or quit."New doctors do not want to go to a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-21/money-needed-medical-exa
Bad health care news for school workers

...state are too high.Missing from the Community Health budget is any funding to continue the pay increase for primary care physicians who treat Medicaid patients. The reimbursements, entirely funded by the feds, expired Jan. 1, though some states have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-21/bad-health-care-news-sch
Smoking affects millions in Ga.

...expected to face a battle over the course of the General Assembly session.State Sen. Dean Burke (R-Bainbridge), a physician, noted last week that there's a "huge sensitivity'' among legislators about any kind of tax increase.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-22/smoking-affects-millions-ga