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Dr. Pillai speaks with WHSV about Sudden Cardiac Death in athletes

Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Dr. Pillai, a cardiologist with Augusta Health Cardiology, took part in a live interview with Bob Corso from WHSV on Sudden Cardiac Death in athletes.

Fitness Center Earns Medical Fitness Certification for 2011

Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Augusta Health Fitness has earned certification as a Medical Fitness Facility from the Medical Fitness Association (MFA). Only 20 of the 1250 medical fitness centers in the country have earned this...

Employees Earn Certifications in Areas of Expertise

Tuesday, March 1, 2011

During the last quarter, twenty-four Augusta Health employees have earned national certifications in their areas of expertise. These certifications require demonstration of extensive knowledge in a...

Dr. Alan Cohen Joins Augusta Health Internal Medicine in Waynesboro

Tuesday, March 1, 2011

Alan Cohen, MD, PhD, a board-certified internal medicine physician, has opened his practice at Augusta Health Internal Medicine in Waynesboro. He joins Kimberly Cheek, MD. "My focus is on...

Community Benefit Report

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

View our Community Benefit Report to learn more about our national recognition for community service.

Cancer Center Receives Accreditation for Breast Cancer Care

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

The Augusta Health Cancer Center has become the first hospital in the region to receive full accreditation from the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC). Accreditation is granted...

Dr. Lia Bruner Opens Family Medicine Practice in Lexington

Tuesday, January 18, 2011

Lia Pierson Bruner, MD, a board-certified family practice physician, has opened her practice at Augusta Health in Lexington, Virginia, joining Walter Kerschl, MD and Ashley Cook, FNP. Dr. Bruner will...

Augusta Health Earns National Recognition for Community Service

Thursday, January 13, 2011

Fishersville, Va., healthcare provider selected as finalist for 2010 Foster G. McGaw Prize CHICAGO, January 13, 2011 – In honor of its broad-based efforts to improve the lives of the most...

Management of Radiation Oncology Transitioning to Augusta Health

Thursday, January 13, 2011

Augusta Health is in the process of assuming management of its Radiation Oncology Services at the Augusta Health Cancer Center. The decision to return the management of this service to Augusta Health...

Foundation Reaches Funding Milestone In 2010

Tuesday, December 21, 2010

The Augusta Health Foundation, established by the Augusta Health Board of Directors in 2001 to support health initiatives and support partner health-improvement organizations in the community,...