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 team members have achieved breakthroughs in their fields and have received honors and awards.
Thu, September 22, 2016
Lafayette Square in LaGrange will be awash in a sea of pink on Saturday, Sept. 24, as the medical community, breast cancer patients and survivors, caregivers and supporters rally together for the 11th annual Paint The Town Pink and the H.O.P.E. for a Day Walk.
Tue, September 6, 2016
West Georgia Health Foundation Insiders recently toured the Emergency Department at WellStar West Georgia Medical Center and visited its helipad to peek into a lifesaving helicopter used for emergency transport.
Thu, August 25, 2016
Adam Hygema, a team member in WGMC's Laboratory Services, won a gold medal at the Invictus Games in Orlando, Fla., as a member of the U.S. men's wheelchair basketball team.
Fri, August 19, 2016
Three registered nurses at WellStar WGMC received the DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses, a national nursing distinction, this quarter.
Wed, July 6, 2016
As tribute to the advances WellStar West Georgia Medical Center has made in leveraging technology that assists clinicians in providing the best possible patient care, the hospital has been named one of the 2016 Most Wired Hospitals and Health Systems by the American Hospital Association's Health Forum.
Thu, June 30, 2016
WellStar West Georgia Medical Center has named Sue Brown, RN, BSN, CCRN, the recipient of the 2016 Mary Lynn Faress Award for Distinguished Service.
Tue, June 21, 2016
Becker’s Hospital Review, one of the nation’s most prestigious healthcare publications, has named WellStar West Georgia Medical Center to its 2016 national list of “100 Great Community Hospitals.” WGMC is one of only three community hospitals in Georgia to receive this honor.
Tue, June 7, 2016
West Georgia Wound Care at WellStar West Georgia Medical Center is helping raise awareness of chronic wounds during the third annual Wound Care Awareness Week being held June 6-10.
Tue, May 31, 2016
Gemma Cain, EDRN, Emergency Department supervisor, has been honored as WellStar West Georgia Medical Center's 2016 Nurse of the Year.
Tue, May 31, 2016
WellStar West Georgia Medical Center has named housekeeper Debbie Jarrell as its 2016 Team Member of the Year.