Listen to Your Heart


While most people are aware of the symptoms of a heart attack, fewer people know about other, more common forms of heart disease. Nearly 5 million Americans are currently living with congestive heart failure, according to the American Heart Association (AHA), and almost 1.4 million of them are un...

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Castleberry Named to Leadership Georgia Class of 2013

CEO David Castlesberry has been named to the LEADERSHIP GEORGIA Class of 2013. LEADERSHIP GEORGIA is a prestigious 40 year old organization of community and state leaders. Affiliated with the Georgia Chamber of Commerce, LEADERSHIP GEORGIA trains and builds a network of emerging young leaders fro...

Upson Welcomes its First Baby of 2013


Upson Regional Medical Center welcomed its first baby of the New Year a few days into 2013. Jake McFarlan, son of Matt and Kathryn McFarlan, arrived at 7:58 p.m., on Thursday, Jan. 3. He weighed 6 pounds, 10 ounces and measured 19 inches long. As a New Year baby, Jake was presented a variety of p...

Castleberry earns top healthcare management credential


David Castleberry, FACHE, CEO, Upson Regional Medical Center recently became a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives, the nation’s leading professional society for healthcare leaders. “Because healthcare management ultimately affects the people in our communities, it is critical...

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Upson Named to Top Hospitals List

Upson Regional Medical Center has been named one of the top small hospitals in the state by Georgia Trend. In its December edition, Georgia Trend released their list of 72 different facilities that excel in areas such as quality of care, patient satisfaction, mortality and readmission statistics ...

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