News for 2012

Hospitalist William Thistlethwaite MD Joins Augusta Health

Friday, July 6, 2012

William Thistlethwaite, M.D., an internal medicine physician, has joined the Augusta Medical Group as a hospitalist at Augusta Health. A hospitalist is a doctor who specializes in treating...

Augusta Health Employees Earn Certifications in Areas of Expertise

Thursday, July 5, 2012

During the second quarter, 2012, sixteen Augusta Health employees earned national certifications in their areas of expertise. These certifications require demonstration of extensive knowledge in a...

Community Launches Comprehensive Study to Evaluate Health Needs

Thursday, July 5, 2012

Augusta Health, with collaboration from other local health and human services providers, has begun a comprehensive study of the health of the people of Augusta County, identifying public health needs...

Augusta Health Cancer Announces New Oncology Providers

Friday, June 22, 2012

Augusta Health Cancer Center has hired two medical oncology physicians and an adult nurse practitioner to staff its Hematology/Oncology (chemotherapy) department. The physicians are Patrick Judson,...

Waynesboro Extravaganza Race/Walk Benefits Cancer Center Patients

Wednesday, June 20, 2012

Proceeds from the Waynesboro Extravaganza's 10K and 5K Race/Walk , to be held July 7 at 8 am in Ridgeview Park at the Serenity Garden, will benefit the Augusta Health Cancer Center's Bridge...

2012 Virginia Healthcare Innovator Award for Patient Care

Friday, June 15, 2012

Augusta Health won the 2012 Virginia Healthcare Innovators Award for Patient Care at the Virginia Health Care Conference on June 7 in Richmond. The award was given to Augusta Health for...

Cancer Center's Annual Free Skin Cancer Screening to be Held June 26

Tuesday, June 12, 2012

Augusta Health Cancer Center will conduct its annual free Skin Cancer Screening on Tuesday, June 26 beginning at 5:30 pm. The screening will be held on the first floor of the Cancer Center. Please...

Augusta Health Recognized for Quality Vaccine Compliance

Tuesday, June 5, 2012

Augusta Health has been recognized by the Virginia Department of Health for Outstanding Compliance from the Virginia Vaccines for Children program. Successful compliance and certification with this...

Augusta Health Cancer Center's Annual Report Wins Gold Aster Award

Tuesday, May 29, 2012

Augusta Health Cancer Center's Annual Report recently won a Gold Aster award for excellence in healthcare marketing. The publication was a collaborative effort among departments providing...

Augusta Health Earns Chest Pain Center Accreditation

Wednesday, May 23, 2012

Augusta Health has received Chest Pain Center Accreditation from the Society of Chest Pain Centers (SCPC), an international not-for-profit organization that focuses on transforming cardiovascular...

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