Medical Center - southwest Georgia
99-bed community-based teaching hospital located in the heart of Southwest Georgia. This facility exists to provide high-quality and compassionate healthcare to all who enter their doors. Home to over 1,350 employees, they afford access to advanced medical services with more than 95 providers bringing expertise in 20+ specialties.
They hold patient safety as a top priority and have demonstrated their commitment to patient-centered care through various national accreditations and certifications such as: The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval for their joint replacement program, certification as a Comprehensive Center for bariatric surgery under the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP®), and recognition from The Leapfrog Group for receiving 12 consecutive "A" hospital safety ratings. The Joint Commission has named it a “Top Performer on Key Quality Measures”, it is the first Georgia hospital to be placed on the Hepatitis B Birth Dose Honor Roll by the Immunization Action Coalition, it has received Trustee Honor Roll designation from the Georgia Hospital Association, it is listed on the Hospital Engagement Network’s “Elite Circle” for patient safety.
Knowing that innovation is integral for future success, they continue to implement technologies to stay at the cutting edge, such as the 128-slice CT scanner, 3T MRI, da Vinci Minimally Invasive Surgery System, 3D/4D mammography, and SAVI SCOUT®. Their most recent additions and expansions include hyperbaric oxygen therapy, pulmonary rehabilitation, inpatient dialysis, a premier oncology center, and a state-of-the-art women's health facility.