Contact Communications & Public Relations

Recent News

Big Squeeze Program-Community Based BP Screenings and Education

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

The Big Squeeze, a hypertension screening and education program designed to lower blood pressure readings throughout the community, will begin in November and continue throughout 2015. Big Squeeze...

Augusta Health Community Benefit Committee Awards Grants

Monday, October 27, 2014

The Community Benefit Committee of the Augusta Health Board of Directors has awarded six single-year grants and three multi-year grants to community organizations to meet the healthcare needs of the...

Augusta Health Prepares for Ebola

Friday, October 17, 2014

Augusta Health—working with the local Department of Health, government and emergency agencies; the Virginia Department of Health; the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the...

Augusta Health Earns Accreditation for Echocardiography

Monday, September 1, 2014

Early detection of life-threatening heart disorders is possible through the use of Echocardiography procedures performed in hospitals and physicians' offices. The accuracy of the diagnosis based...

Augusta Health Fitness Earns Medical Fitness Facility Recertification

Monday, September 1, 2014

Augusta Health Fitness has earned re-certification as a Certified Medical Fitness Facility by the Medical Fitness Association. Fitness is the first and only medical fitness facility world-wide that...

Augusta Health Cancer Center Re-Accredited by NAPBC

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Augusta Health Cancer Center's Breast Program has been granted a full three-year accreditation by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC), a program administered by the...

Augusta Health Employees Earn Certifications in Areas of Expertise

Monday, July 28, 2014

During the second quarter of 2014, 21 Augusta Health employees earned national certifications in their areas of expertise. Certifications require demonstration of extensive knowledge in a subject...

Augusta Health Main Laboratory Accredited by CAP

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

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...

Augusta Health Foundation Announces Inaugural Board of Directors

Thursday, June 19, 2014

The Augusta Health Foundation, the charitable arm of Augusta Health, has announced its inaugural Board of Directors. "We are so pleased with the caliber and enthusiasm of this new board of...

Augusta Health Single-Year and Multi-Year Grant Applications Available

Friday, June 13, 2014

As part of its mission to promote the health and well-being of its community through access to excellent care, Augusta Health provides single-year and multi-year grants to local non-profit and...

Pages