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Grady General Hospital recognized among top small hospitals in state

Georgia Trend Magazine has named Archbold’s Grady General Hospital as one of the best small hospitals in the state, landing fourth in recognition. Hospitals are classified as "small" if they have fewer than 100 beds. The 60 bed facility in Cairo, Georgia has earned a spot in the top five small hospital category consistently over the years. “To earn this more than once shows our long term commitment to quality and satisfaction for our community and our patients,” said Crystal Wells,...



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Grady General Hospital Named Large Business of the Year

Archbold’s Grady General Hospital was named Large Business of the Year at the Grady County Chamber of Commerce Awards Banquet on Saturday, January 30. “It’s an honor to be named Grady County’s Large Business of the Year,” said Crystal Wells, administrator at Grady General Hospital. “I am so proud of our team and what we have accomplished during this challenging year. We have a responsibility to ensure that all of our patients receive high-quality care when they enter our...



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Archbold continues effort to expand access to COVID-19 vaccine

Archbold Medical Center staff continues its efforts to work with various groups in surrounding communities to offer mobile COVID-19 vaccine clinics to some of the most vulnerable populations. Archbold has provided vaccine clinics to numerous communities and has more planned in the coming days. The first clinic in Boston served as a test-run concept to determine community response. Since then, Archbold has been able to expand vaccination opportunities in all of its service areas including...



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Mitchell County Hospital names Beasley Administrator

Archbold’s Mitchell County Hospital recently named Carla Beasley, RN, MSN as administrator for the 25 bed critical access hospital located in Camilla, Georgia. Beasley joined the Archbold team over 23 years ago where she began her career as a LPN. Beasley continued her education while working at Archbold fulltime earning an Associate of Science degree in nursing in 2001 from Wallace College in Dothan, Alabama. She then earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing in 2005 from...



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Brooks County Hospital names Furney Administrator

Archbold’s Brooks County Hospital recently named June Furney, RN, MSN, as administrator of the critical access hospital located in Quitman, Georgia. Furney began her career at Archbold in 1986 as a receptionist at the specialty clinic in Quitman. Furney went on to earn an Associate of Science degree in nursing from Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College in Tifton, Georgia in 1995 and became a registered nurse in 1996. After becoming an RN, Furney transferred to Brooks County Hospital...



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Archbold Welcomes New Provider Terry

Archbold Welcomes New Provider Terry Archbold Memorial Hospital is pleased to welcome Anita Terry, CRNA, to the medical staff. Terry earned a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing from University of West Florida in Pensacola, FL, and a Master of Science degree in nurse anesthesia from Texas Wesleyan University in Fort Worth, TX. She joins South Georgia Anesthesia Associates in Thomasville as a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist.



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Pelham Parkway Nursing Home named Pelham’s Corporate Citizen of the Year

Archbold’s Pelham Parkway Nursing Home has been named the 2020 Corporate Citizen of the Year by the Pelham Chamber of Commerce. The award is awarded to a local business with over 15 employees that strives to make an impact on the community. Pelham Parkway Nursing home is a 108-bed skilled nursing facility who’s dedicated staff are committed to safe, quality care for all residents. “Over the past year Pelham Parkway has been on the front-lines of the COVID-19 Pandemic. They have...



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Archbold Welcomes New Provider Phillips

Archbold Memorial Hospital is pleased to welcome Katie Phillips, MSN, CNM, APRN, to the medical staff. Phillips earned a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing from the State University of New York at Delhi in Delhi, New York, and a Master of Science degree in nurse midwifery from Frontier Nursing University in Versailles, Kentucky. She will be seeing patients at Primary Care of Southwest Georgia Midwifery Center.



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Archbold Medical Center mobile COVID-19 vaccine clinic sets out to expand access

Archbold Medical Center staff provided COVID-19 vaccines to a group of very appreciative community members at the Boston polling site building Friday afternoon. Archbold has been operating a vaccine clinic within the hospital for several weeks, and has provided 6650 doses so far. The Boston event was a test-run of a concept where Archbold will partner with various groups within its service area who can help reach those at high risk and may not be able to come to the hospital itself for a...



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Archbold Receives $20,000 donation through Georgia HEART Program

Archbold recently received a $20,000 donation made by Rainey Finance Company. The donation was made through Georgia HEART which administers the Georgia Rural Hospital Tax Credit Program. Donations made through Georgia HEART help rural and critical access hospitals increase funding and provide care to thousands of Georgians. Archbold President and CEO, Darcy Craven, and Archbold Foundation President, Vann Middleton, were present as the check was presented by Mike McPherson with Rainey Finance...



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Archbold Welcomes New Physician Geiger

Archbold Memorial Hospital is pleased to welcome Matthew Geiger, MD, to the medical staff. Geiger earned a Bachelor of Science degree in aeronautical technology from Arizona State University in Tempe, and a medical degree from the American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine in St. Maarten. Geiger completed his residency at Baton Rouge General Hospital in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. He will be treating patients at Archbold Memorial Hospital in the emergency department.



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Archbold Foundation Tree of Lights Taking Donations

The tradition to honor and remember friends, loved ones through the Archbold Foundation Tree of Lights continues in spite of the event being cancelled in Archbold’s continued effort to keep our communities safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. Every donation helps fund the critical services and programs Hospice of Southwest Georgia offers to patients and families in our communities. “I think especially during this current time, the COVID-19 pandemic, there are so many families...