Medical News

Physicians of the Year Recognized at Reception

Colleagues honored three outstanding physicians at the Columbus Regional Health Physician Recognition Reception, held May 13 at Green Island Hills Country Club.

Midtown Medical Center Receives Award from American Heart Association/American Stroke Association

Midtown Medical Center received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award with Target: Stroke Honor Roll.


It was recently brought to the attention of our Executive Committee that the MCMS has never established a formal way of properly recognizing the service and dedication of its members.

St. Francis Hospital News

The Certification Board for Professionals in Patient Safety (CBPPS) recently recognized Paige Harford, RN, MSN, CPPS, of Columbus as a Certified Professional in Patient Safety (CPPS).

Columbus Regional Health News

Piedmont Columbus Regional is preparing for the go-live of Epic, the world-class integrated care system and electronic medical record software, with training classes and informational sessions.

MAG News

The board deliberated a proposal that GA enter the Interstate Medical Licensure Compact. The "Compact" is an independent body formed to streamline the acquisition of licensure in multiple states.

Hughston News

For this year's Hughston Society Meeting (April 11-13, 2019 in Columbus, GA) Bruce E. Becker, MD, MS, has graciously agreed to give the Hunter Memorial Lecture.

Mercer University News

Mercer University School of Medicine (MUSM) recently held a ceremony to honor the recipients of the 2018 MUSM Awards for Excellence in Research.