Athens Regional Health System

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Athens Regional Medical Center is a mission driven, not-for-profit medical center. It's part of Athens Regional Health System, an integrated system that includes Athens Regional Physician Group, Regional FirstCare, and Health Plan Select. Athens Regional has served a 17-county area for more than 80 years and is the second largest employer in the region.

Athens Regional Medical Center Services

The hospital is a full-service regional referral facility with 350-plus inpatient beds. Athens Regional provides some of the most comprehensive and specialized medical, surgical and diagnostic procedures in the region including:

  • Level II Trauma Emergency Department
  • Affiliated satellite urgent care facilities
  • Nationally acclaimed, comprehensive cardiac, vascular and thoracic procedures including open heart surgery, cardiac rehab, cardiac catheterization and vascular labs
  • State-of-the-art 10-bed Level III Neo-natal ICU staffed with two full-time neonatologists
  • Full spectrum of minimally invasive surgeries including laser surgery, lithotripsy and orthoscopic surgery, atrial ablation and AAA stenting
  • Neurosurgery unit
  • Stroke center
  • 36-bed intensive care unit
  • The region's only 24-hour radiology services and 24-hour in-house anesthesiology
  • Open MRI and PET/CT Scanners
  • Free-standing outpatient radiology center
  • Pediatric and adult rehabilitation services including a therapeutic pool
  • Nationally acclaimed Home Health and Infusion services
  • Lab outreach facilities
  • Deluxe labor and delivery suites, operating rooms and midwifery services
  • Free-standing outpatient surgery center with six operating rooms
  • Diagnostic and therapeutic oncology unit
  • Diabetes education program
  • Mind Body Institute for complementary medicine
  • Dedicated Breast Health Center with breast radiology specialists
  • Accredited cancer care services including leading edge radiation oncology center, a free-standing cancer support center, a tumor registry and research


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