Leading the Nation in Patient and Family-Centered Care

The health system at Augusta University is leading the nation in Patient and Family-Centered Care . By encouraging patients and families to become an integral part of the care team, we are improving the way health care is delivered. It's an important new philosophy in medicine and one we are proud to be leading.

Learn how Patient and Family-Centered Care  effects others

John and Peggy Elliott

Peggy and John Elliott
I could do more to help him than just sit in a waiting room.
Peggy Elliott

Mary Hughes, MD

Mary Hughes, MD 
We're redefining the concept of care.
Dr. Mary Hughes
Faculty, The Medical Center at Augusta University

Alice Reese

Alice Reese 
Improving health care is about more than just medicine and treatments.
Alice Reese
Patient Advisory Board Member