Augusta Health's Surgical Unit provides a broad scope of perioperative care spanning preadmission assessment through the post-operative discharge. The surgical services department is staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to ensure every patient receives care within the appropriate time. In addition to providing the traditional inpatient surgeries, Augusta Health also provides outpatient, outpatient extended, and early morning admission options.
A comprehensive health team consisting of registered nurses, licensed practical nurses, patient care technicians, and patient care assistants. These professionals are trained to provide specialized care to the surgical patient.