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Augusta Receives 2012 HealthGrades Patient Safety Excellence Award

Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Award recognizes a patient safety record in the top 5 percent of hospitals in the US; one of three Virginia Hospitals to earn the award three years in a row Augusta Health has received the 2012...

Main Laboratory Accredited by College of American Pathologists

Tuesday, July 24, 2012

Augusta Health's Main Laboratory in Fishersville has been re-accredited by the College of American Pathologists (CAP) after an on-site inspection. During the accreditation process, inspectors...

Dr. Rodney Graber Joins Augusta Health Cardiology

Monday, July 23, 2012

Dr. Rodney Graber, a noninvasive cardiologist, has joined Augusta Health Cardiology in Fishersville. Dr. Graber's specialty is pacemaker devices. Augusta Health Cardiology is located at 70...

David Krieger, DO, MPH, MBA Joins Augusta Health Occupational Health

Thursday, July 19, 2012

David Krieger, DO, MPH, MBA, a specialist in Occupational Medicine, has joined Augusta Health as the Medical Director of the new Occupational Health program. After graduating from the University...

Hospitalist Michael Layne MD Joins Augusta Health

Thursday, July 19, 2012

Michael Layne, 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 patients in the...

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...

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