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Upson Introduces Tele-Stroke

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If you or someone you know has a stroke, faster care can mean a better outcome. That’s why Upson is now in partnership with some of Atlanta’s top neurologists, providing local access to board certified stroke specialists 24 hours a day. “Fast matters,” Upson’s Chief ...

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Service Award Banquet Honoring Employees

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Upson Regional Medical Center recognized last week more than 95 employees for milestones in service, ranging from five to 45 years. CEO David Castleberry said Upson is fortunate to have such dedicated and loyal employees. “The people we recognize this year for milestones in service are truly the...


Flu Season Strikes Early

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Local physicians are reporting the flu is here, and you may not be in the clear this flu season — even if you’ve already been vaccinated. Within the past week, healthcare providers have noticed an uptick in flu diagnosis. Upson Family Physician Dr. Trish Hall said, “Usually the...

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San Short Wins Statewide Lifetime Achievement Award

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Upson Regional Medical Center’s San Short, R.N., was awarded the prestigious Georgia Hospital Heroes Lifetime Achievement Award at the Georgia Hospital Association’s (GHA) Annual Meeting on Nov. 13. Short, who was the only individual statewide to receive the award, was recognized for her long-tim...

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Upson's New Portal Empowers Patients

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Upson Regional Medical Center introduces this month a new tool that allows patients to have their medical records and health information at their fingertips. Upson’s Patient Portal gives patients secure and instant access to their health information, including laboratory and radiology results, me...

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