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Veterans Affairs Hospitals | The Augusta Chronicle

...Monday, June 30, 2014 By Wesley Brown | Sunday, June 29, 2014 Veterans Affairs Hospitals The Augusta VA Medical Centers offers quality health care to our nation's veterans. The two-division medical center has 470 beds and provides...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/hospitals/veterans-affairs-hos
Across the Region

...District Judge Dudley H. Bowen sentenced her Friday in Dublin, where Smith had worked as a nurse at the Carl Vinson VA Medical Center.In a charging document, the U.S. Attorney's Office said that Smith had filed claims between July 2009 and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-26/across-region
Ga. VA nurse gets federal prison term

...District Judge Dudley H. Bowen sentenced her Friday in Dublin, where Smith had worked as a nurse at the Carl Vinson VA Medical Center.In a charging document, the U.S. Attorney's Office said that Smith had filed claims between July 2009 and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-26/ga-va-nurse-gets-feder
Isakson touts VA overhaul as answer to Augusta's problems

...waits and better health care at the Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center.Before adjourning for a monthlong break, Isakson...his Augusta visit with a tour of the Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center, where he and Rep. Doug Collins, R-Ga., met...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-19/isakson-touts-va-overhaul-an
Rants & Raves

...anywhere, anytime. This applies to elderly adults, too. A HUGE RAVE FOR Dr. Judy Henderson and Stacy at the Augusta VA Medical Center eye clinic. She gave me the best eye exam ever and Stacy took the time to help me get the perfect glasses. A very...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-21/rants-raves
Isakson to visit Augusta on Tuesday

...veteran-focused meetings and a defense update.Isakson will begin his visit with a tour of the Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center, where he will meet with facility staffers, according to a news release.Isakson also will meet with the leadership...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-14/isakson-visit-augusta-tuesda
VA awards wrongful-death settlement to local family

...Augusta's Charlie Norwoood VA Medical Center, where more than 4,500 consultations...gallstones at the Carl Vinson VA Medical Center in Dublin in 1998, but that...were completed at the Atlanta VA Medical Center in January 2012. No cancer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-12/va-awards-wrongful-death-set
Appointment waits shrinking at Augusta VA

...With the addition of primary care services, VA medical centers can now use PC3 to provide additional types of care...schedule appointments closer to the Veterans' homes.VA Medical Centers have the ability to purchase non-VA medical care...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-15/appointment-waits-shrinking-
Sim Ware

...A. S.A. Ware, U.S. Coast Guard Ret. entered into rest on Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center, Augusta. He was 82 years old. Mr. Ware, son of the late Sim B. and Mary Wilma Bradford Ware, was a native...

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Augusta VA reports more adverse incidents in care

As it works to get patients off waiting lists for appointments, the Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center reported five new incidents of patients being seriously injured or dying this year because of mistakes in care.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-18/augusta-va-reports-more-adve