Monday, February 3, 2014

Dr. Vernon Barnes to present seminar lecture on Meditation and Cancer

AUGUSTA, Ga. – Dr. Vernon Barnes of the Georgia Prevention Center will present a talk on meditation and its benefits as part of integrated cancer treatment Monday. The talk will ... Read More »

Health Day: U.S. teens eat too much salt, hiking obesity risk, study says

Health Day: Feb. 3, 2014 American teens are taking in as much dietary salt as adults, far exceeding guidelines on healthy limits for daily consumption, new research warns. Dr. Haidong ... Read More »

DotMed: Philips announces new health care business group

DotMed.com: Jan. 29, 2014 In an ongoing effort to care for an aging population, Philips Healthcare announced its new HealthCare Informatics Solution and Service business group last week. The group ... Read More »

The Sacramento Bee: Georgia Regents Medical Center Selects Equashield’s Drug Delivery Safety Solution

The Sacramento Bee: Jan. 27, 2014 Equashield, the leading provider of Closed System Transfer Devices for hazardous drugs, and the Georgia Regents Medical Center, a world-class academic medical center located ... Read More »

The Beryl Institute: Reinforcing “I am the Patient Experience”

The Beryl Institute: January 2014 In this column by The Beryl Institute President Jason Wolf, he describes the long-standing commitment to Patient- and Family-Centered Care at Georgia Regents Health System, ... Read More »

Facilities.Net: Four facility managers’ quick reads on lighting

Facilities.net: Jan. 29, 2014 Retrofitting the lighting system in any institutional or commercial facility is challenging for any maintenance and engineering manager. But the challenge becomes even more daunting when ... Read More »

Writers Weekend returns to GRU

Augusta, Ga. – Award-winning authors will discuss elements of their craft and share their original creative nonfiction, fiction, music, and poetry at Writers Weekend at Summerville 2014. The second annual ... Read More »

Athens Banner-Herald: St. Mary’s earns accreditation to start training new doctors

Athens Banner-Herald: Feb. 2, 2014 St. Mary’s Health Care System in partnership with the Georgia Regents University/University of Georgia Medical Partnership received the necessary accreditation last week to start the ... Read More »

Kaiser Health News: In Southwest Georgia, The Affordable Care Act Is Having Trouble Living Up To Its Name

Kaiser Health News: Feb. 3, 2014 Georgia Regents Medical Center CEO David S. Hefner talks about the health disparities in Southwest Georgia in this article about the Affordable Care Act. ... Read More »

The Washington Post: In Southwest Georgia, The Affordable Care Act Is Having Trouble Living Up To Its Name

The Washington Post:  Feb. 3, 2014 Georgia Regents Medical Center CEO David S. Hefner talks about the health disparities in Southwest Georgia in this article about the Affordable Care Act. ... Read More »

Georgia Regents University celebrates Black History Month

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AUGUSTA, Ga.- In recognition of Black History Month, Georgia Regents University will host various events inspired by America’s African-American heritage, including a Buffalo Soldiers horse demonstration, a screening of Hodges ... Read More »