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A1 Credit Rating with Stable Outlook from Moody's Investor Services

Thursday, August 16, 2012

Augusta Health received an affirmation of its A1 credit rating with a stable outlook from Moody's Investor Services, a leading provider of credit ratings research and risk analysis. The Moody...

Augusta Health Teen Volunteers Contribute More Than 1300 Hours

Tuesday, August 14, 2012

This summer, 16 teen volunteers contributed 1338 volunteer hours to Augusta Health. Teen volunteers have finished 9th grade, are at least 14 ½ years old, and have demonstrated and interest in...

Dr. Robert Christopher Harmon Joins Augusta Health Gastroenterology

Friday, August 10, 2012

Dr. Robert Christopher Harmon, a gastroenterologist, has joined Augusta Health Gastroenterology in Fishersville. Dr. Harmon is experienced in both Endoscopic Ultrasound (EUS) and Endoscopic...

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...

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