December 14, 2009
Due to the inclement weather that has been forecast for the weekend, Doctors Hospital is rescheduling the lighting of the luminaries around the front of the hospital in observance of the 4th Annual Lights for Lydia. The event has been rescheduled for 6 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 18, 2009.
December 11, 2009
Riverside Middle School student Rachel Taylor has been awarded a Living Well Award for her continued practice of living well despite challenges.
December 08, 2009
Doctors Hospital will light up the entrance of its new patient tower with luminaries from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 12, 2009 in memory and in honor of cancer patients.
December 05, 2009
Children, teenagers, and adults took advantage of a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to test drive the $2 million daVinci SI Surgery System.
November 30, 2009
Doctors Hospital and The Augusta Mall are teaming up to offer the public a test drive of the daVinci SI Robotic Surgical System.
July 14, 2009
avid Heimbach, MD, FACS, burn surgeon and professor at University of Washington Harborview Medical Center, and Aryeh Shander, MD, FCCM, FCCP, Chief of Anesthesiology at Englewood Hospital and Medical Center, will be guest speakers at the Joseph M. Still Research Foundation meeting, Thurs., July 16, 6:30 p.m. at 1220 George C. Wilson Drive, Augusta, GA 30909.
June 30, 2009
Celebrating Independence Day with fireworks is a tradition for many, but sometimes those celebrations lead to injuries. According to the National Fire Protection Association, in 2007, U.S. hospital emergency rooms treated an estimated 9,800 people for fireworks related injuries.
May 06, 2009
Herk Johnessee, RN, BSN, MSCIS, was recently named Nursing Director for the Joseph M. Still Burn Center at Doctors Hospital.
April 30, 2009
Two medical teams from Linkoping University in Sweden will be visiting the Joseph M. Still Burn Center at Doctors Hospital throughout the month of May.
April 03, 2009
Connor McKemey, a 14-year-old patient in the Joseph M. Still Burn Center, will be featured on ESPNU during the Princeton vs. Syracuse lacrosse game April 4 at 2:30 p.m.
March 03, 2009
The Joseph M. Still Burn Center at Doctors Hospital will throw a surprise baby shower for a patient and his wife Wednesday March 4, 2009 at 9pm.
February 18, 2009
Ringling Bros. and Barnum and Bailey’s Ambassadors of Laughter, clowns Dave & Cherie Gregg, will visit pediatric patients at Doctors Hospital Sat., Feb. 21, 10:30 a.m.
January 28, 2009
The 2009 Joseph M. Still Burn Symposium will be held Feb. 5-6, 2009 at the Francis Marion Hotel in Charleston. The focus of the symposium is burn disasters.