BCH Names Brown Employee of the Year

BCH Names Brown Employee of the Year Archbold Memorial Hospital’s Brooks County Hospital recently named Raven Brown the 2017 Employee of the Year. Brown has worked at Brooks County Hospital for three years as a Registered Nurse. “Raven always has a can-do attitude,” said June Furney, BCH director of nursing. “She is a team player and doesn’t mind jumping in where she is needed. We are proud to recognize Raven as our Employee of the Year for Brooks County Hospital.” ...



MCH and MCC Name Employees of the Year

MCH and MCC Name Employees of the Year Archbold Memorial Hospital’s Mitchell County Hospital and Mitchell Convalescent Center recently named Melissa Davis and Tammy Jackson the 2017 Employees of the Year, respectively. Davis is a four year employee of Mitchell County Hospital where she works as an administrative assistant. “Melissa is our go-to person,” said Carla Beasley, MCH director of nursing. “Her co-workers love working with her because of her great attitude. Melissa is...



Archbold and Glenn-Mor Name Employees of the Year

Archbold and Glenn-Mor Name Employees of the Year Archbold recently named DeDe Dennis the Archbold Memorial Hospital 2017 Employee of the Year, and Archbold’s Glenn-Mor Nursing Home recently named Stephany Ceasar their 2017 Employee of the Year. Dennis began working at Archbold in 1998 as a Registered Nurse, and she currently works in the laboratory at Archbold Memorial Hospital. “DeDe truly is an awesome co-worker and person,” said Rhonda Taylor, disease management...



GGH Names Harrell Employee of the Year

GGH Names Harrell Employee of the Year Archbold Memorial Hospital’s Grady General Hospital recently named Braxton Harrell the 2017 Employee of the Year. Braxton has worked as a Building Maintenance Tech at Grady General for four years. “Braxton is a great asset to our hospital,” said Crystal Wells, GGH administrator. “There isn’t anything he can’t do and we always know we’re in good hands when he’s around. We’re very honored to have Braxton represent us as Employee...



PPNH Names Bryant Employee of the Year

PPNH Names Bryant Employee of the Year Archbold Memorial Hospital’s Pelham Parkway Nursing Home recently named Stephanie Bryant the 2017 Employee of the Year. Bryant began working at Pelham Parkway Nursing Home in 2015 as a Certified Nursing Assistant, a position she still holds today. “Stephanie is the perfect example of what ‘right’ looks like,” said Dusty Russ, personnel coordinator at PPNH. “She always goes above and beyond to help our staff and residents. We’re so...



Southern Regional Named Live Better Partner

Southern Regional Named Live Better Partner 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 another local partnership that has committed to taking action in support of measurable Live Better goals. Southern Regional Technical College is one of the most recent schools to become a Live Better partner. To help inspire people to live a healthy and active...



Georgia Rural Hospital Income Tax Credit Enhanced with Governor’s Signature

Archbold Memorial Hospital’s three system hospitals- Brooks County Hospital, Grady General Hospital and Mitchell County Hospital- have all benefited from the generous support of donors taking advantage of the Georgia Rural Hospital Tax Credit bill (State Bill 258) since the program was introduced in 2017. And now, Archbold Memorial Hospital has been added to the select list of 58 rural hospitals in Georgia that are eligible to receive funds through the program as well. ...



Archbold Names Hudson Physician of the Year

Archbold Medical Center recently held their second annual Physicians of the Year banquet on April 18th. Cairo family physician Mark Hudson, DO, was named by his medical staff peers as Grady General Hospital’s Most Engaged Physician. Dr. Hudson joined the Archbold medical staff in 1994. He practices at Quail Ridge Family Practice in Cairo. “Dr. Hudson is worthy of this recognition because he goes above and beyond to put our patients first,” said Crystal Wells, administrator at...



Archbold Names Patel Physician of the Year

Archbold Medical Center recently held their second annual Physicians of the Year banquet on April 18th. Camilla pediatric physician Dinesh Patel, MD, was named by his medical staff peers as Mitchell County Hospital’s Most Engaged Physician. Dr. Patel joined the Archbold medical staff in 1999. He practices at Archbold’s Mitchell County Hospital and Camilla Pediatric Center. “Dr. Patel has been heavily involved in our community for over 20 years,” said Carla Beasley, RN, MSN,...



Archbold Names Velez Physician of the Year

Archbold Medical Center recently held their second annual Physicians of the Year banquet on April 18th. Brooks County Hospital family physician Rachel Velez, DO, was named by her medical staff peers as Brooks County Hospital’s Most Engaged Physician. Dr. Velez joined the Archbold medical staff in 1996. She currently practices at the Nightingale Clinic in Quitman. “Dr. Velez is always willing to help our staff learn,” said Nancy Williams, administrator at Brooks County Hospital....



Archbold Names Physicians of the Year

Archbold Medical Center recently held their second annual Physicians of the Year banquet on April 18th. The award winners were nominated and chosen by their medical staff peers. A Physician of the Year was selected for several categories including hospital leadership qualities. Archbold’s system hospital winners won awards for “most engaged.” ·Pulmonologist Johnny Belenchia, MD—Physician of the Year, Stewardship of Resources ·Obstetrician/Gynecologist Melissa Bruhn,...



Archbold's Glenn-Mor Nursing Home Earns Five Star Rating

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid services (CMS) recently published their Star Ratings for nursing homes and long-term care facilities on the organization’s Nursing Home Compare website. Archbold’s Glenn-Mor Nursing Home (GMNH) was one of only two facilities in Thomasville to earn a five-star overall rating. The CMS rating system features an overall five-star rating based on facility performance for three types of performance measures—inspections, staffing and quality...