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Augusta Health Named a Healthgrades 50 Best Hospital for Third Year

Monday, April 17, 2017

Augusta Health announced that it has received the Healthgrades 2017 America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™. This is the third consecutive year that Augusta Health has been awarded this...

Walk with a Doc Steps Off! Next Walk: April 15 on the Greenway!

Monday, April 10, 2017

Walk with a Doc kicked off its 2017 season with a brisk and cool walk with Dr. Diana Smith on Saturday, April 8, at Gypsy Hill Park in Staunton. Murphy Deming School of Health Sciences...

Augusta Health Named an ACR Designated Lung Cancer Screening Center

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Augusta Health has been accredited by the American College of Radiology (ACR) as an ACR Designated Lung Cancer Screening Center. This accreditation signifies that Augusta Health provides valuable...

Augusta Health Summer Teen Volunteer Program Information

Friday, March 3, 2017

Applications for Augusta Health's Teen Volunteer Program will be available by March 20 in the guidance offices at all county, city and private high schools in the Staunton, Waynesboro, Augusta...

Augusta Health Purchases Lexington Property to be Specialty Clinic

Monday, February 20, 2017

Augusta Health has purchased the Cool Springs Market building on Greenhouse Road in Lexington and plans to renovate it for a multi-specialty clinic and diagnostic facility, the Augusta Health...

Augusta Health Rock Stars Class of 2016

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

On Thursday, January 19, Augusta Health honored its 2016 class of Augusta Health Rock Stars. Augusta Health Rock Stars are valued employees who have a profound influence on the culture of Augusta...

Cancer Center 'Bridges' the Gap for Cancer Patients

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Fighting cancer is a difficult battle. Those with cancer need excellent care, delivered with compassion and understanding. Patients and their families, though, may also need personal help—...

Mason's Toy Box Brings Presents to Children at Augusta Health

Friday, December 23, 2016

Jason Pugh, a volunteer with Mason's Toy Box delivered toys to the children in the Pediatric unit at Augusta Health today. From doll babies to wagons, they hit the mark on the favorite toys of...

Gifted Care Program Receives Grant from NLCS through the Foundation

Monday, December 19, 2016

Augusta Health Foundation has been awarded a grant of $15,000 from the National Lutheran Communities & Services' (NLCS) Community Impact Council to support the Gifted Care program at the...

GI Illness on the Rise

Thursday, December 15, 2016

The Virginia Department of Health regularly monitors ED/urgent care visits for gastrointestinal (GI) illness using a syndromic surveillance system and has noted a rise in GI illness activity in the...