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Upson Honored with National Award

Nov 1, 2011 by URMC Admin

Not only was Upson one of 25 hospitals selected to present at the national What’s Right in Healthcare Conference in Chicago, IL, Upson was recognized for outstanding performance in patient satisfaction. Upson was selected for the “Excellence in Patient Care" top HCAHPS award in the category “Patients Always Received Care As Soon As They Wanted.” HCAHPS, or Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and S...

Upson EMS Offers Free Community CPR Class

Oct 1, 2011 by URMC Admin

Upson EMS will offer free CPR instruction to the community on Saturday, Oct. 8. Trainers will offer a class on Adult CPR, Child CPR, and AED Training at three different times — 9 a.m., 11 a.m., and 1 p.m. Each class will last two hours. Space is limited to 15 students per class, and registration is required. “It’s a CPR Marathon,” said EMS Leader Richard Lee. “Folks can sign up for the class at any of the three...

It’s a GUY Thing: FREE Men’s Health Screening

Sep 1, 2011 by URMC Admin

As part of Prostate Cancer Awareness Month, Upson Regional Medical Center and Board Certified physicians on its Medical Staff will offer a potentially life-saving screening for men, at no cost. The hospital will provide free prostate and colorectal screenings Tuesday, Sept. 27, from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m., in the hospital’s Ambulatory Care Center, located right off of the Main Lobby. Last year, more than 250 men were scre...