As one of the area’s premier providers of medical and surgical services, we are continuously expanding and improving our facilities and areas of practice. Many of our staff members have achieved breakthroughs in their fields and have received honors and awards.
Fri, December 6, 2013
An annual tradition of the LaGrange-Troup County Chamber of Commerce is creating a limited edition Christmas ornament highlighting one business or community partner for their contributions to the community. This year, the chamber is honoring West Georgia Health as the featured business for the 2013 ornament.
Wed, October 30, 2013
West Georgia Health today was named a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures by the Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of health care organizations in America.
Tue, October 29, 2013
To further improve patient care in western Georgia, West Georgia Health recently entered into an alliance with three other health care systems in the region — Tanner Health System in Carrollton, Floyd Medical Center in Rome and Hamilton Health Care System in Dalton.
Mon, September 16, 2013
On Saturday, Sept. 28, Cancer Care Navigator Wanda Lowe's brainchild, Paint the Town Pink, will be celebrating its eighth year, bringing with it hope and support for breast cancer patients and survivors.
Wed, August 14, 2013
West Georgia Physicians' Tuesday, Aug. 13, open house and ribbon cutting welcoming Dr. Wassim McHayleh to West Georgia Health's oncology team was a resounding success.
Thu, July 18, 2013
West Georgia Medical Center is one of 17 hospitals honored as a finalist for the QUEST® Award for High-value Healthcare from Premier, a hospital-owned performance improvement alliance of 2,800 hospitals and nearly 100,000 other care sites.
Fri, May 24, 2013
Merry Market Chairman Stephanie Preston presents a check for $2,500 from the proceeds of the 2012 Merry Market to First Steps Coordinator Norma Tucker. WG Health CEO Jerry Fulks, First Steps volunteer, Debbie Burdette, Patty Youngblood, United Way President and Renae Willis, United Way Board Chairman we on hand for the presentation.
Wed, May 15, 2013
Three members of the West Georgia Health Physicians team recently graduated from Auburn University’s Physicians Executive Master of Business Administration (PEMBA) program. From left, Hospitalist Rod Duraski, M.D., Interventional Cardiologist Angampally Rajeev, M.D., and Family Medicine Specialist Srinivas Bramhadevi, M.D., all received their degrees on Saturday, May 4.
Mon, May 6, 2013
West Georgia Health will be providing free speech-language screenings for children ages 3-12 Thursday, May 16 from 12:30-3 p.m. at the Department of Speech Pathology at West Georgia Medical Center. Call 706-845-3862 to register. Space is limited.
Thu, May 2, 2013
West Georgia Hospice has been named a 2013 Hospice Honors recipient, a prestigious award recognizing hospice agencies providing the best patient care as rated by the patient’s caregiver.
Established by Deyta, this annual honor recognizes the top 100 agencies that continuously provide the highest level of satisfaction through their care as measured from the caregiver’s point of view. Deyta used the Family Evaluation of Hospice Care (FEHC) survey results from over 1,200 partnering hospice agencies contained in its national, FEHC database with an evaluation period of January through December 2012. Deyta used the five key drivers of caregiver satisfaction as the basis of the Hospice Honors calculations.