Archbold Names Hembree Chief Financial Officer

Archbold Names Hembree Chief Financial Officer Archbold recently named Greg S. Hembree, CPA, FHFMA, as Chief Financial Officer for the health system. Hembree has over 30 years of healthcare finance experience and 20 plus years in hospital chief financial executive roles. Hembree comes to Archbold from St. Francis Hospital in Columbus, Georgia where he served as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer from 2014 to 2016. Prior to his time in Columbus, Hembree was Chief...



Grady General Hospital Top Small Hospital in Southwest Georgia

Grady General Hospital Top Small Hospital in Southwest Georgia For the third year in a row, Georgia Trend magazine has named Archbold Memorial Hospital’s Grady General Hospital a Top Georgia Hospital. This year, Grady General ranked third in the small hospital category (hospitals in Georgia with less than 100 beds), and is the highest ranked small hospital in Southwest Georgia. The information used to compile the rankings was based on publicly reported data acquired in July 2015 from...



Brooks County Hospital Qualifies for Georgia Income Tax Credit

BCH Qualifies for Georgia Income Tax Credit Beginning January 1, 2017, Georgia taxpayers can donate to Brooks County Hospital and receive a rare state income tax credit. The Rural Hospital Tax Credit Bill, also known as State Bill 258, was adopted during the 2016 General Assembly and signed into law by Governor Nathan Deal earlier this year. The legislature adopted the state income tax credit program to encourage Georgians to contribute and help support the growing needs of rural and...



Mitchell County Hospital Qualifies for Georgia Income Tax Credit

MCH Qualifies for Georgia Income Tax Credit Beginning January 1, 2017, Georgia taxpayers can donate to Mitchell County Hospital and receive a rare state income tax credit. The Rural Hospital Tax Credit Bill, also known as State Bill 258, was adopted during the 2016 General Assembly and signed into law by Governor Nathan Deal earlier this year. The legislature adopted the state income tax credit program to encourage Georgians to contribute and help support the growing needs of rural and...



Grady General Hospital Qualifies for Georgia Income Tax Credit

GGH Qualifies for Georgia Income Tax Credit Beginning January 1, 2017, Georgia taxpayers can donate to Grady General Hospital and receive a rare state income tax credit. The Rural Hospital Tax Credit Bill, also known as State Bill 258, was adopted during the 2016 General Assembly and signed into law by Governor Nathan Deal earlier this year. The legislature adopted the state income tax credit program to encourage Georgians to contribute and help support the growing needs of rural and...



Archbold Rural Hospitals Qualify for Georgia Income Tax Credit

Archbold Rural Hospitals Qualify for Georgia Income Tax Credit Beginning January 1, 2017, Georgia taxpayers can donate to Archbold’s rural hospitals and receive a rare state income tax credit. The Rural Hospital Tax Credit Bill, also known as State Bill 258, was adopted during the 2016 General Assembly and signed into law by Governor Nathan Deal earlier this year. The legislature adopted the state income tax credit program to encourage Georgians to contribute and help support the...



Archbold Named a Top Hospital in Georgia

ARCHBOLD NAMED A TOP HOSPITAL IN GEORGIA For the seventh year in a row, Georgia Trend Magazine has named Archbold Memorial Hospital a Top Georgia Hospital. The information used to compile the rankings was based on publicly reported data acquired from the Center for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) which administers the nation’s Medicare and Medicaid programs. The data analyzed specifically relates to quality of care, patient satisfaction, mortality, readmission statistics and data on...



Archbold Welcomes New Podiatrist

Archbold Memorial Hospital recently welcomed podiatrist Jeane P. Watson, DPM, to the hospital’s medical staff. Dr. Watson earned a Bachelor of Science degree in biology/pre-medicine from Florida A&M University. She earned a Doctorate degree in podiatric medicine from Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She then completed a three-year residency in podiatric medicine and surgery at the Atlanta VA Medical Center. “I’m delighted to be in...



Archbold Welcomes Our Newest Providers

Archbold Memorial Hospital recently welcomed family medicine physician Jackson Hatfield, MD and anesthesiologist, Jack Royal, MD to the hospital’s medical staff. Jackson Hatfield, MD, received a Bachelor of Science degree in food, nutrition and exercise science and a Doctorate of Medicine from the Florida State University. He completed a residency in family medicine at Louisiana State University in New Orleans. Dr. Hatfield joins the team at Archbold Primary Care in Thomasville. Jack...



Archbold Welcomes Our Newest Providers

Archbold Memorial Hospital recently welcomed cardiologist Kash Choksi, MD; general surgeon Cianna Pender, MD, and neurosurgeon, Brian Russell, MD to the hospital’s medical staff. Kash Choksi, MD, earned his Bachelor of Science degree in biochemical and biophysical sciences and Master of Science degree in biochemistry from University of Houston. He received his Doctorate of Medicine and PhD in biochemistry and molecular biology from University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston where he...



YMCA, Yoburst Named First Live Better Partners

YMCA, Yoburst Named First Live Better Partners Live Better, the Archbold Medical Center-led collaborative of key community leaders focused on improving the health of the citizens of Thomas County, recently formed partnerships with local businesses that have committed to taking action in support of measurable Live Better goals. Thomasville’s YMCA and Yoburst became the first business and restaurant partners, respectively, to officially partner with Live Better. Several other local...



Archbold Classic Winners Announced

Archbold Classic Winners Announced The 22nd annual Archbold Classic Pro-Am golf tournament was held Monday, November 7th at Glen Arven Country Club. The tournament was presented by sponsors Thomasville National Bank and TNB Financial, and raised more than $240,000 for the Archbold Foundation scholarship program. Each team included 4 amateur golfers and one professional playing a modified scramble format. A total of 34 teams competed for the championship trophy and bragging rights...