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Freedom's Path veteran housing project approved for funding

...funding cycle, the project will transform two vacant historic buildings on the uptown campus of the Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center into 78 one-bedroom apartments where homeless and disabled veterans can find affordable housing and increased access...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-08/freedoms-path-veteran-housin
Nursing chief named interim director of Charlie Norwood Veterans Affairs Medical Center

...interim position in summer 2013 while Hamilton filled in as director for 60 days at the Williams Jennings Bryan Dorn VA Medical Center in Columbia.Both hospitals have been at the center of a nationwide scandal in which nine patients died and 27 others...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-02/nursing-chief-named-interim-
2014 Holiday Preview

...Dec. 17, Georgia War Veterans Nursing Home, fifth floor, 1101 15th St.; and 7 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 17, VA Medical Center, Uptown, gym, 1 Freedom Way; celebrating and remembering those who are responsible for the freedoms we enjoy SOUTHERN...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-11-19/2014-holiday-preview
Across the region

...a weekend that saw police responding to nine shootings.Atlanta VA names assistant directorATLANTA - Atlanta's VA Medical Center has named a new assistant director.The Department of Veterans Affairs said Friday that Robert D. Evans will fill...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-21/across-region
VA Choice Cards mailed to veterans in Augusta

...specifically those facing delays in specialty care and follow-up appointments at Augusta's Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center.Garrett said he was pleased to see McDonald had announced the largest reorganization in the department's 84-year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-11-16/va-choice-cards-mailed-veter
Early-onset Alzheimer's patients want support group in Augusta

...Gary Lentz was sailing along as he talked about his former role as a recreation therapist for the Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center when, all of a sudden, he stumbled over a word."We would even do ... what's the thing that you would show...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-11-08/early-onset-alzheimers-patie
Rants & Raves

...endorse Rick Allen for Congress, David Perdue for U.S. Senate, and Nathan Deal for Governor. RAVE FOR THE Augusta VA Medical Center. Despite all the bad press, I have had great experiences there. Everyone has been prompt and helpful as well as...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-01/rants-raves
VA director resigns after Inspector General report issued

...Hamilton's resignation as director of the Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center this week comes as senior leaders within the Department...month, John Goldman, director of the Carl Vinson VA Medical Center in Dublin, Ga., retired after being notified he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-29/va-director-resigns-after-in
Paraplegic veteran sues government for sponge left inside him after operation

...permanent spinal injury. Dixon, a paraplegic since the crash, was treated for several years at the Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center, which has one of the largest spinal cord units in the VA system.According to Dixon's complaint, he has been...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-10-29/paraplegic-veteran-sue
Veteran housing project Freedom's Path files for funding again

...believe the assistance will help transform two vacant historic buildings on the uptown campus of the Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center by the end of 2016 into 78 one-bedroom apartments where homeless and disabled veterans can find affordable housing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-08/veteran-housing-project-free