BCH Georgia Income Tax Credit Deadline November 1

BCH Georgia Income Tax Credit Deadline November 1 The deadline for Georgia taxpayers to donate to rural hospitals and take advantage of a rare state tax credit is quickly approaching. The Rural Hospital Tax Credit Bill, also known as State Bill 258, was adopted to encourage Georgians to contribute and help support the growing needs of rural and critical access hospitals like Archbold’s Brooks County Hospital (BCH) in Quitman. In order to benefit from the program in 2018, tax credit...



MCH Georgia Income Tax Credit Deadline November 1

MCH Georgia Income Tax Credit Deadline November 1 The deadline for Georgia taxpayers to donate to rural hospitals and take advantage of a rare state tax credit is quickly approaching. The Rural Hospital Tax Credit Bill, also known as State Bill 258, was adopted to encourage Georgians to contribute and help support the growing needs of rural and critical access hospitals like Archbold’s Mitchell County Hospital (MCH) in Camilla. In order to benefit from the program in 2018, tax credit...



GGH Georgia Income Tax Credit Deadline November 1

GGH Georgia Income Tax Credit Deadline November 1 The deadline for Georgia taxpayers to donate to rural hospitals and take advantage of a rare state tax credit is quickly approaching. The Rural Hospital Tax Credit Bill, also known as State Bill 258, was adopted to encourage Georgians to contribute and help support the growing needs of rural and critical access hospitals like Archbold’s Grady General Hospital (GGH) in Cairo. In order to benefit from the program in 2018, tax credit...



Archbold Auxiliary Announces 2018 Officers

Archbold Auxiliary Announces 2018 Officers An active group of volunteers known as the Archbold Memorial Hospital Auxiliary donate their time and talents daily to support Archbold Memorial Hospital. The Auxiliary also raises money through hospital gift shop sales and other fundraisers to help fund the purchase of hospital technology and improvements, and to award annual scholarships to area students pursuing a career in healthcare. The Archbold Memorial Hospital Auxiliary recently...



Archbold Women's Center "Pinks" Commercial Bank

The Archbold Women’s Center is celebrating Breast Cancer Awareness Month by “pinking out” local businesses and civic clubs. Archbold Women’s Center staff visited Commercial Bank in downtown Thomasville Tuesday afternoon, as part of their “We Got Pink’d” campaign. The initiative is intended to remind women of the risk factors associated with breast cancer, and to encourage them to schedule a screening mammogram.



Archbold Women's Center "Pinks" The Chamber of Commerce

The Archbold Women’s Center is celebrating Breast Cancer Awareness Month by “pinking out” local businesses and civic clubs. Archbold Women’s Center staff visited the Thomasville/Thomas County Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday morning during VOOM, as part of their “We Got Pink’d” campaign. The initiative is intended to remind women of the risk factors associated with breast cancer, and to encourage them to schedule a screening mammogram.



MCC, MCH Patients Enjoy Pet Therapy

It’s no secret that animals are special. We often treat our pets as our children, providing them the same love, affections, care and attention that we give to those in our family. Animals feel our pain, our joy and our stress. Animals also allow people to focus, even if for a short period of time, on something other than themselves. That’s why Mitchell County Hospital and Mitchell Convalescent Center recently introduced pet therapy to the list of services offered to help...



Archbold Women’s Center “Pinks” Elliano’s

Archbold Women’s Center “Pinks” Elliano’s The Archbold Women’s Center is celebrating Breast Cancer Awareness Month by “pinking out” local businesses. Archbold Women’s Center staff visited the Thomasville Elliano’s on Wednesday, October 4, as part of their “We Got Pink’d” campaign. The initiative is intended to remind women of the risk factors associated with breast cancer, and to encourage them to schedule a screening mammogram.



Archbold Women’s Center “Pinks” YMCA

Archbold Women’s Center “Pinks” YMCA The Archbold Women’s Center is celebrating Breast Cancer Awareness Month a different way this year—by “pinking out” local businesses. Archbold Women’s Center staff will be visiting local businesses throughout the month of October as part of their “We Got Pink’d” campaign. The initiative is intended to encourage women to do monthly self-breast exams and schedule a screening mammogram, the best methods to detect breast cancer in...



Mitchell Convalescent Center Virtual Dementia Certified

Short-term memory loss, mood swings, changes in personality. Subtle shift in the ability to complete normal tasks, the inability to find the right words to communicate with others. These are all common symptoms of dementia, a medical condition that impairs one’s thoughts, communication and memory. In order to better understand dementia patients and the challenges they face, Mitchell Convalescent Center (MCC) has invested in virtual dementia technology. MCC staff members...



Live Better 5K Pink Run Saturday

Live Better 5K Pink Run Saturday This Saturday (September 30), Live Better, the Archbold-led community health initiative, will hold the second annual Live Better 5K Pink Run to kick off Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The run will help promote the link between obesity and cancer, as well early detection of breast cancer and overall healthy living. If You Go Date: Saturday, September 30, 2017 Location: Lewis Hall Singletary Oncology Center, 919 S Broad Street, Thomasville,...



Archbold Long-Term Care Facilities Music and Memory Certified

Music nourishes us in so many ways—it energizes us, relaxes us and soothes us. And according to a study by the National Institutes of Health, music is very good for our physical and mental health, too. And thanks to support from the Archbold Foundation, it’s now being used to treat discomfort and anxiety, particularly in residents living in long-term care facilities. Archbold’s long-term care facilities—Glenn-Mor Nursing Home in Thomasville, Mitchell Convalescent Center in...