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Augusta Health presents Babypalooza

Augusta Health is hosting Babypalooza, a one-stop shop for all things baby, on Saturday at the Best Western Waynesboro.

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Augusta Health Cancer Center Annual Report wins award

Augusta Health Cancer Center’s Annual Report won a Gold Aster award for excellence.

Angela Kuremsky is EMS Council’s Outstanding Nurse Contributor

Angela Kuremsky, RN, an emergency room nurse at Augusta Health, was named the 2016 Nurse with Outstanding Contribution to EMS.

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Staunton Medical Associates to join Augusta Medical Group

Staunton Medical Associates, the primary care practice of Kerry Alexander, Stephanie Pitsilos, and Susan Becker, will join Augusta Medical Group on Oct. 1.

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Augusta Health employees give back to community

During the recent employee campaign for the Augusta Health Foundation, employees donated $104,489 to patient programs and funds.

Tennis, anyone? SWAT hosting membership drive

The Staunton Augusta Waynesboro Tennis Association (SWAT) is hosting a Spring Membership Drive and Social on Sunday, May 22.

Augusta Health celebrates Nurses’ Day

Augusta Health celebrated Nurses’ Day on Friday, May 6 by recognizing nurses for their education and professional development.

Drunk driving crash in Waynesboro sends two to Augusta Health

The Waynesboro Police Department charged a city man after he caused a two-vehicle drunk driving accident Friday night.

Augusta Health Stroke Program honored

The Augusta Health Stroke Program has received the Get with the Guidelines Silver Plus Award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association.

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Augusta County Sheriff’s Office issues scam alert

The Augusta County Sheriff’s Office is warning local residents of a scam involving callers purporting to be taking a telephone survey on domestic violence.

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Augusta Health to close Walmart care centers May 1

Augusta Health has opened four Urgent Care Centers to make health care more accessible throughout the community it serves.

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Augusta Health celebrates Nursing Excellence Day

Augusta Health celebrated Nursing Excellence Day, an educational and recognition day for outstanding achievements in nursing.

Augusta Health Events Calendar – April 2016

2016 calendar for Augusta Health including blood pressure screening, Kid’s Day, Lunch and Learn, screenings, classes and support group information.

Richard Embrey appointed chief medical officer at Augusta Health

Richard P. Embrey, MD, MBA, has been appointed to be Chief Medical Officer and Vice President of Population Health for Augusta Health

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Walk with a Doc: Augusta Health program offers steps to success

Walking, just walking, can change your quality of life. That’s the working theory behind the Walk with a Doc program that Augusta Health is launching locally next month.

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Augusta Health Foundation shares highlights from past year

Each year, the Augusta Health Foundation provides for new and expanded patient care programs at Augusta Health.

Augusta Health sponsors School Health Leadership Partners

Lisa Schwenk presents a check for $1,200 from the Augusta Health Community Endowment to the School Health Leadership Partners.

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Augusta Health named one of America’s 50 Best Hospitals

Augusta Health learned on Thursday that it has received the Healthgrades 2016 America’s 50 Best Hospitals Award™.

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Augusta Health Events Calendar – March 2016

2016 calendar for Augusta Health including blood pressure screening, Kid’s Day, Lunch and Learn, screenings, classes and support group information.

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Wound detectives: Clinic at Augusta Health heals chronic wounds

Advanced wound care is a lot more than just changing bandages. The staff at the Augusta Health Wound Healing Clinic are “wound detectives” trying to get to the root of the problem.

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Augusta Health house calls: A ‘new twist’ on an old paradigm

The house call is making a comeback, and changes in medical technology are enabling doctors to take the power of the hospital with them to the living rooms of homebound seniors.

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Augusta Health Events Calendar – February 2016

The events calendar for Augusta Health in Fishersville, Va., for the month of February 2016 includes Lunch and Learn events, Fitness classes and much more.

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2015 Class of Augusta Health Rock Stars

Augusta Health Rock Stars are valued employees who have a profound influence on the culture of Augusta Health through their demonstration of four key qualities.

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Augusta Health welcomes first newborn baby of 2016

Jack Anderson Yost is the first newborn baby of the New Year at Augusta Health.

Jimmy Fortune entertains Augusta Health patients, staff

Jimmy Fortune and friends were in the Augusta Health Atrium Lobby on Monday to perform Christmas music as a gift to Augusta Health patients and staff.