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Athens Regional Plans to Expand

Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center recently filed documents to the Georgia Department of Community Health about launching a $171 million expansion project. The project would include demolishing the oldest portion of the hospital, constructing a seven-story tower and renovating existing nursing units. The hospital’s capacity would remain at 359 beds. The project would involve the…

Athens Regional Trains for Disaster

Athens Regional will complete its training for mass casualty events, this afternoon in its medical services building.┬áThis training is being conducted by the National Disaster Life Support Foundation Advanced Disaster Life Support class. These classes are developed by four academic centers – one of them the University of Georgia. Exercise coordinator Jim Zerylnick says “you…