Why Augusta University Health in Columbia County?

  • Only Augusta University Medical Center is an existing teaching hospital and will bring teaching to the new hospital to provide for training for more physicians, nurses and allied health professionals, which are all needed.
  • Only Augusta University Medical Center will offer Level II Trauma services linked to the Level I Trauma care at Augusta University Medical Center. Trauma designation with greatly enhance access and reduce travel times in life threatening situations.
  • Only Augusta University Medical Center will provide state-of-the-art technology through relationships like Philips bringing the highest level of care to Columbia County.
  • Augusta University Medical Center proposes the most far-reaching plans with teaching and trauma services resulting in more high paying jobs in the area.